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*** LONGLEAT - Maintenance Operative
Title:*** LONGLEAT - Maintenance Operative
Department:Building Services

Longleat is an innovative and pioneering organisation with a distinctive heritage. Our guests receive a unique, immersive and authentic experience when they visit as we strive to protect and preserve our natural and built heritage.





The primary focus of this role will be to carry out all aspects of scheduled and unscheduled general maintenance on the Leisure Park. You will ensure that all work undertaken is within relevant legislation, guidelines and code of practice, and that all procedures are adhered to. In addition you are part of an estates team that is involved in all aspects of buildings / property maintenance and on occasions you may also need to work with the engineering team in respect of the rides & attractions.


A full job description can be forwarded on request, please email




Our ideal candidate must hold relevant technical qualifications and have a proven working background working on property maintenance. Experience in carpentry or plumbing, or similar would be desirable, however, this is a generalist position and the successful candidate must have a broad range of skills and experience including a high level of building and estate maintenance.

Our ideal candidate is a real team player able to deliver excellent levels of customer service. Good at developing sound working relationships as well as excellent communication skills and the ability to engage with our guests and colleagues are essential to this role.





This role is available on a fixed term basis working 40 hours a week 5 days out of 7, including weekends and bank holidays. In addition you will be on call at any time to assist with emergencies. Start and finish times will vary in accordance with park opening times.



As part of the Longleat team, we offer unique benefits such as complimentary Longleat and Cheddar Gorge & Caves Day Tickets, attractive discounts on annual passes, special nightly rates on group hotels, discounted hotel Spa treatments, life assurance cover, and 29 days paid holiday (pro rata).




You will reflect our company values in your behaviour. Longleat’s behaviours are to be focused on our People and our Guests, to listen actively, to work as a team, to empower others and to show empathy. Our values are:


We Engage and Inspire – We focus on engaging and inspiring our guests, delivering unique and lifelong memories

We put People First – We seek to serve others and put their interests first. We treat them with respect, we value their opinions and collaborate to be better together

We Continuously Improve – We embrace change and pursue excellence in everything we do

We act with Integrity – We work in a principled, open and conscientious manner

We take Safety Seriously – Never compromising on a safe and secure environment


When we recruit we place equal emphasis on technical ability and personal attributes to match our brand values.

This opening is closed and is no longer accepting applications