Pool plant operator required for a family owned Relais & Châteaux five AA Star hotel near Windermere.
You will be primarily responsible for the upkeep and maintenance of the Hotel’s extensive spa facilities as well as involved in all aspects of hotel and estate maintenance, including minor electrical work, plumbing, grounds maintenance and everything in between.
Note; This is not exhaustive but sets out the principle duties foreseen at the present time
To efficiently maintain all spa facilities, record them accurately and in a timely manner.
To fix any issues and raise them with the HOD.
Actions and manages the PPM system as dictated by the Maintenance Manager
To undertake plumbing, painting, decorating, carpentry and minor electrical and mechanical engineering work as necessary to maintain safe and efficient systems within the hotel. With occasional gardening works as and when the business needs
To ensure that all work undertaken is done safely and in accordance with the relevant approved codes of practice.
To respond to the maintenance requests in order of priority and ensure that adequate levels of spares are maintained and effectively used in order to give a high standard of appearance throughout the buildings
To learn quickly the understanding of the site and specifically all items of plant and equipment and all guest facilities
To be responsible for the control of contractors and their equipment when on site. ensuring the proper use of permits to work, safe systems of work and log in/out procedures & PPE
Ensure compliance with Gilpins policies e.g. H&S/Food Hygiene, FireSafety etc.
To comply fully with the hotel purchasing procedures using designated suppliers and requesting PO numbers to complete orders.
Follow up on action plans and recommendations as highlighted during technical audits completed by the Maintenance Manager
Be Energy conscious and aware of possible energy reduction ideas and suggestions
Be aware of own safety and that of guests and other staff and contractors whilst on site
Testing and recording on a weekly, Monthly and quarterly basis EG: Safety systems, Fire alarm systems. Generators. Boiler room plant equipment. Tv and digital systems. Biomass Boiler. Golf buggies. Ventilation systems. Pond and water treatment systems. Sewage Packet plant.
Any other duties as deemed suitable by the Maintenance Manager and Hotel Owners
At minimum of one year’s experience in a similar role in a Spa Hotel or Leisure complex is desirable.
Pool plant trained with certification. Desirable but not necessary as training will be given
A basic knowledge of health & safety legislation.
To be self-motivated. Reliable and polite and friendly to all you meet
Very good communication skills to all levels of personnel.
Good verbal and written English
To be flexible in their approach to working times and conditions
Be willing to work on a weekend rota system with other Hotel engineers (1 in 2)
Good problem-solving skills with a methodical approach
A full driving licence is required
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