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Casual Caretaker

£9.02 per hour (inclusive of holiday pay)

Brockhole on Windermere

Ad-hoc hours

We are seeking Casual Caretakers to join our site maintenance team, working to cover staff holidays, sickness, special events and occasional other development projects.

The duties include:
  • Carry out daily regular waste collection from around the site and management of that waste.
  • Ensure the site is clean, safe and suitable for public use before opening and throughout the day – carrying out reactive cleaning duties if required (including toilets).
  • Carry out safety checks and equipment tests around the site as required.
  • Undertake basic building maintenance tasks, decoration and reactive repairs as required.
  • Generally assist with the daily operations on site and the quality of our visitor experience.
  • Support any evacuation procedures if necessary.
  • Assist with the set up or clear down after events.
  • Carry out room set up for external meetings or events.

The hours will be between 8am-5pm on an ad-hoc/as required basis, including weekend work. We are looking for applicants with a positive, friendly outlook, a can-do attitude, and flexible availability. Experience of a similar role and/or of general site maintenance or general handyman skills is essential. We are looking for someone to join us as soon as possible.

If you wish to have an informal discussion about this role please contact Scott Mitchell, e-mail: Scott.Mitchell@lakedistrict.gov.uk or call 07812 347705

Equality of opportunity

We are committed to equality of opportunity and welcome applicants from all sectors of society. If you are an applicant with disabilities who meets the essential requirements of the job, we will interview you.

Next steps

To apply please send a current CV and brief cover letter stating why you want the post and how you have the relevant skills and experience to Scott.Mitchell@lakedistrict.gov.uk