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Maintenance Manager (Fixed Term)

Role: Maintenance Manager

Location: Lets Go Hydro, Knockbracken Reservoir, 1 Mealough Road, Carryduff

Reporting to: General Manager

Salary: £30,000 – £35,000 per annum, DOE

Contract: 6 -12-month Fixed Term contract, Full time, 40-hour contract, typically Monday – Friday but will required to work evenings and weekends to meet operational need – to set schedule accordingly

Must have full clean UK driving license and access to a vehicle


Key Skills and Responsibilities

  • Conduct routine inspections of premises and equipment including monitoring and recording of dam data (including Reservoir temperature)
  • Responsible for overseeing maintenance and upkeep of entire site, ensuring a safe environment for all
  • Inspect equipment, perform any basic repairs or preventative maintenance when required
  • Ensure storage facilities are maintained, kept tidy and clean, and audited regularly, maintaining the records
  • Carry out any necessary maintenance projects, including joinery, painting, minor works and landscaping – following cost analysis
  • Assist in set up / take down of any temporary accommodation units, ensuring correct storage to prevent any damage
  • Assist in recruitment of any seasonal maintenance operational staff, ensure it is scaled up or down to meet operational need
  • Manage the maintenance team, assess and prioritise workload, complete job sheets & tasks for maintenance team
  • Ensuring maintenance team maintain a professional attitude and appearance whilst conducting works on site
  • Manager own office admin – ability to schedule, track and report hours to payroll department, ability to record and log maintenance reports and following these up
  • Work with Safety Officer on developing on site risk assessments and ensuring continuous upkeep or recording of paperwork
  • Health & Safety, carry out risk assessments for any maintenance/technical works and ensure risks removed
  • Promote a culture of safety and compliance of the whole team and customers
  • Ensure all machinery owned and operated by Let’s Go Hydro is kept in a clean and well-maintained condition, including any relevant certification and inspection data required for operation on site (ability to create checklists)
  • Ability to operate necessary machinery and vehicles on site (keep tickets updated)
  • Performing preventative maintenance, handling basic repairs and maintenance. (Maintenance works including accommodation, small joinery work) – following cost analysis, decide if necessary to bring in sub-contractors
  • Overseeing contractors, organising any maintenance requirements when professional repairs are necessary
  • Diagnosing mechanical issues and correcting them, repairing machines, equipment, or structures as necessary
  • Keyholder responsibilities, ensuring staff follow daily cleaning schedules & comply with our opening and end of day/closing procedures, ensuring security procedures are being followed and complete daily checks

This is not an exhaustive list of duties and responsibilities but will evolve and change depending on business needs.

Essential Experience Requirements:

  • Proven maintenance experience preferably from the leisure, tourism or hospitality industry with time served in either electrical, plumbing, joinery or similar skill
  • Previous proven experience in preventative maintenance, be highly skilled with various tools / machinery / vehicles and maintenance to be finished to a high standard
  • Ability and experienced using common tools such as hammers, hoists, saws, drills, and wrenches
  • Ability to take apart machines, equipment, or devices to remove and replace defective parts
  • Experience with precision measuring instruments or electronic testing devices
  • Experience performing routine maintenance works, setting to and working towards a maintenance schedule
  • Excellent attention to detail and ability to prioritise
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced and demanding environment and work to a high standard
  • Always maintain a professional and positive attitude whilst maintaining confidentiality
  • Ability to effectively communicate with external suppliers, mechanics, contractors & Sub contractors
  • Experience in management of maintenance team, ability to assess and prioritise workload, duties and projects, complete job sheets & tasks for maintenance team
  • Professional presentation and attitude with great communication, organisational and time management skills
  • Must have full clean UK driving license and access to a vehicle
  • Right to Work Documents


If you feel you meet the criteria and are looking for a new challenge, we would love to hear from you.


Please forward your updated CV detailing how you meet the criteria.


Closing Date: Friday 27th January 2023 at 5pm

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