Job Openings >> *** CHEDDAR - Permanent - Maintenance Assistant
*** CHEDDAR - Permanent - Maintenance Assistant
Title:*** CHEDDAR - Permanent - Maintenance Assistant
ID:CD59 / 3298
Department:Cheddar Gorge & Caves
Maintenance Assistant

Cheddar Gorge and Caves (part of the Longleat Enterprises group) is a world-famous site set in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and is one of Britain's most spectacular natural landmarks.

What will I be doing as a Maintenance Assistant?

As a Maintenance Assistant, your work will vary from reactive to proactive maintenance and repair of our unique range of buildings, fixed equipment and services in and around Cheddar Gorge.

You’ll work alongside the Multi-Skilled Operative to ensure that buildings, fixtures and fittings are maintained to the highest standards, and also take on duties across the wider estate, such as carrying out repairs to fences, strimming and minor ground works.

What will I need to be considered for this Maintenance Assistant vacancy?
  • Hands-on experience in performing multi-trade tasks
  • Self-motivated attitude and excellent customer service skills
A recognised trade qualification such as a City & Guilds would be desirable.

What will I receive in return?

As a Maintenance Assistant you’ll receive a pay rate that exceeds National Minimum / Living Wage, in addition to a range of attractive benefits including;
  • 29 days holiday inclusive of bank holidays
  • Complimentary tickets to Longleat and Cheddar Gorge and Caves
  • Discounts on food and beverages and retail merchandise
  • Life assurance cover, free parking and more perks
Contract: Permanent, working 37.5 hours per week, 5 days over 7. Start and finish times will vary in accordance with opening times.

Location: Cheddar (Somerset)

More about us:

From its awe-inspiring cliffs to its extraordinary subterranean stalactite show caves, Cheddar Gorge & Caves holds many fascinating secrets about our prehistoric ancestors and is an international centre for caving and rock climbing.

At 400ft deep and 3 miles long, England’s largest gorge with its spectacular pinnacles and beautiful caves (one is over 500,000 years old!) offer visitors an exciting day out all year round.

All applications for this Maintenance Assistant vacancy to be submitted online, and strictly no agency calls or agency CV submissions please.
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