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Vacancy Details

Estate Maintenance Operative - REF No. HQ5889

Industry Sector: Facilities Management
Location: St Albans, Hertfordshire, England

Salary: from £25000 to £30000 per Annum

FRS Office: FRS Headquarters
Consultant: Bill Tharp

Detailed Job Description

An Estate Maintenance Operative is needed to perform general maintenance duties on a prestigious country estate. Duties include general maintenance (painting, basic plumbing, and carpentry) but also some secondary duties: driving, general site security, assisting the management with estate events and assisting on-site contractors with larger projects. Excellent general DIY skills are a must as this role does not require formal qualifications. However, you will be expected to accomplish jobs independently through hard work and solid problem-solving skills, as well as a love for outdoor country pursuits.

Applications from ex-military personnel (British Army, Royal Air Force, Royal Navy and Royal Marines) are strongly encouraged.

Key Responsibilities:

* General maintenance duties (painting, basic plumbing, and carpentry)
* Driving
* General site security
* Assisting with estate events
* Assisting contractors on larger projects
* General gardening duties

Qualifications and Experienced Required


* Experience working in a role with general maintenance duties
* Clean driver's licence

Personal Specification:

* Independent worker, but who can also work with various members of staff and onsite contractors
* Display a "can-do" attitude in your daily routine
* Friendly, enthusiastic and a hard-working, problem solver
* Experience in outdoor country pursuits desirable

Salary: £25,000 to £30,000 per annum (DOE) + accommodation

Hours: Full time - Permanent - 0800 to 1700 Monday to Friday, some out of hours and

weekend work

Benefits: 20 days holiday plus 8 bank holidays

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