Maintenance operative

We have a fantastic opportunity for a Maintenance Operative to join the team at Watergate Bay Hotel.

Reporting to the Maintenance Manager, your prime function will be to provide maintenance cover for Watergate Bay Hotel. You will help maintain the hotel and its grounds, and look after machinery and other practical matters.

What you would be doing on a weekly basis

Work alongside the team and assist with the pool plant room requirements

Assist with general repairs

Assist with: preventative, planned and reactive maintenance

Assist with the room set-ups for events

Act as part of the ASH cover for the waste team

Assist with carpentry, painting and decorating and plumbing tasks

Assist with occasional sustainability projects

Be welcoming to guests and colleagues alike

Ensure that the standards of the department are carried out daily

Ensure that any requests in the maintenance log are completed in a timely manner

Ensure that all the correct supplies are in the correct area and are stocked up, for example light bulbs and emergency tool kit

Carry out any other reasonable requests

Follow health and safety requirements at all times

Use the correct PPE provided when carrying out tasks

Report any health and safety issues to the maintenance manager

What you offer

Experience in a similar industry, preferably hospitality

Knowledge of the current health and safety legislation

The ability to diagnose and repair day-to-day mechanical/practical problems and make necessary repairs

Willingness to follow instructions

Excellent skills in maintenance issues such as re-decoration, basic plumbing and tiling

Good verbal and written communication skills

Full, clean driving licence

If you’re interested in applying for this role, please click the ‘apply now’ button to the right of the page, or email your CV and cover letter to [email protected]

Why you should choose Watergate Bay

  • Watergate Bay Hotel is a relaxed professional place to work in a beautiful location right on the beach
  • Excellent career prospects in an ever expanding organisation.
  • Special rates for you and your friends & family to stay at Watergate Bay Hotel
  • Staff discounts on treatments in Swim Club
  • Discounts for you and your friends & family at Zacry’s, The Beach Hut, Living Space, Fifteen Cornwall
  • Staff discounts at Shop on the Beach and other partner businesses
  • Free surf lessons and free use of surfboards and wetsuits from the Extreme Academy
  • Social events throughout the year

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Job title
Maintenance Operative

Watergate Bay

Full time

£16,640 per annum

Job type

Closing date
Friday 23 November 2018