Zoo Events Group are on the hunt for a General Maintenance Manager who is practical, forward thinking and multi-skilled to join our exciting events team. We specialise in the events industry providing luxury washrooms and glamping accommodation to many prestigious events and festivals all over the UK including Glastonbury, Cheltenham races and Goodwood Festival of Speed to name a few.
As the backbone of the company you will be responsible for the planning and delivery of maintenance to all equipment. This will include maximising availability of products whilst managing inventory of repair equipment and supplies. You will ensure the department operates in an affordable, efficient and safe manner complying with statutory and company Health and Safety regulations. Day to day duties will include carpentry and basic plumbing. There will also be occasional ad hoc duties assisting with general yard work including loading and unloading of vehicles and supervising a small team of assistants. Experience driving a forklift is required for this role.
The Maintenance Manager will have experience in carpentry and be able to identify electrical problems and carry out minor repairs. You will have the ability to learn how the equipment works and identify and implement improvements in order to improve efficiency and reliability.
Due to the fast pace, constantly changing nature of the events industry you must be able to prioritise tasks on a daily basis. You will be a strong character with a good working attitude. You will be meticulous, have great problem solving skills and be pro-active always striving for success.
Contract Type: Temporary which will become permanent for the right candidate.
Hours: 45 hours per week (including breaks) with weekend overtime available.
Location: Shrewton, Salisbury, Wiltshire. Please note this position will require a full UK driving license and own transport as the premises are in a rural location.
Salary: £22,000-£26,000 per annum.
Job Type: Temporary
Salary: £22,000.00 to £26,000.00 /year
- Carpentry: 1 year (Required)
- Forklift Operating: 1 year (Required)