Burghley House | Seasonal Maintenance Operative

Seasonal Maintenance Operative

Seasonal Maintenance Operative

We are looking for a team of 3 maintenance operatives to work on a part time basis from March-November. The role will predominantly be working in our adventure play area and car park.

The role will involve:

  • carrying out basic daily maintenance and cleaning of the adventure playground.
  • carrying out daily health and safety checks of the adventure playground
  • reporting any faults and working with the Estate Maintenance team to ensure that issues raised are fixed
  • cleaning the play equipment, staff rest areas and first aid rooms.
  • carrying out small maintenance jobs in the play area
  • emptying bins and litter picking in the car park and adventure play area
  • general “tidying and housekeeping” of both areas

Candidates will need:

  • To be able to work independently with minimal supervision.
  • Have previous experience in basic maintenance.
  • To be happy to work outdoors in all weathers.
  • Be friendly and approachable
  • Have good communication skills
  • Computer literate and ability to use an iPad and smart phone to carry out daily safety checks

The role will involve working 3-4 hours a day from 8.30-12.30, 2/3 days a week, including some weekends and bank holidays. Staff are provided with a Burghley uniform.

We particularly welcome applications from disabled and Black, Asian, and Minority Ethnic (BAME) candidates who are currently under-represented. We also welcome applicants from the LGBTQ+ community.

If you would like to apply, please send your CV and covering letter to recruitment@burghley.co.uk by Friday 2 February 2024.