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Purpose of the Role 

As a member of the Property & Estate Services team (more than 20 Grounds staff, Duty fitters & technicians), provide a measured, professional service. Covering maintenance of a responsive, preventative, and progressive nature. 

The estate comprises of Individual Lodge properties, The Langdale Hotel, The Brimstone Hotel, Fitness & Leisure centre and Brimstone Spa, The Stove restaurant, and Wainwrights public house.

Role Requirements 

  • Understanding of Hospitality environments
  • Ability to fulfil general maintenance tasks, safety regulations and compliance policies.
  • Ability to work independently on your own initiative and problem solve.
  • Ability to work as part of a team.
  • Ability to undertake a varied workload, to the highest standard and work to tight deadlines.
  • Work with a diligent attention to detail.
  • Innovative and contribute to the development and improvement of the estate.
  • To carry out day to day checks & maintenance on the estate.
  • To monitor and maintain heating and electrical installations, equipment and machinery.
  • To be responsible for the correct operation of Pool plant, equipment, and machinery. 
  • To monitor and maintain chemical balance and water quality for the pools.
  • To monitor electrical and plumbing services and immediately report any faults to the Maintenance manager.
  • Assist management in the development of preventative maintenance programmes.
  • Conduct routine and emergency maintenance and minor repairs.
  • Fulfil related administrative tasks. 
  • Monitor the operation of the Biomass boilers, hydroelectric water wheel and PV solar panels.
  • Provide in-house Pool Plant room and water testing training as appropriate.
  • Respond to work orders in a timely and efficient manner ensuring that guests are not adversely affected.

What is our Promise to YOU? 

Our HR vision is to encourage and guide our colleagues to have confidence and knowledge to thrive in their roles, enhance our guest experience and continue the legacy of the Langdale Estate.

We commit to offering you:

  • The right equipment to do the job to the best of your ability.
  • Nourishing work to engage you.
  • Meaningful work with the understanding why your role is so important to our success; we are all a piece of the puzzle!
  • Psychological safety; with trained Mental Health First Aiders, together with a confidential, impartial Employee Assistance Program (EAP); there is always support for you.
  • Physical Safety: no stone is left unturned with H&S and continuous improvement is a habit as part of our culture.
  • Development: if you want to grow in your role or personally let us know and we will work with you to develop your skills. 
  • Job security: fixed term and permanent contracts only. No zero hours or rolling contracts here! 
  • Staff Website holding a wealth of staff information; and open to your ideas too. 

With an Estate filled with nature, promise, laughter, clear skies (and rainy) our place of work offers something like no-other establishment could. Come over the cattle grid entrance, the beauty and tranquillity is paramount. If you love the outdoors, the guest experience and reaching your potential then Langdale is certainly for you!

A few ‘need to knows’ 

  • This role is offered with a salary of £28,508.73 per annum as a live out position.
  • Our interview format depends on the position applying for, generally a virtual Teams call followed by an onsite visit. Where there is a good fit between candidate and hiring manager, a trial is often scheduled to allow candidates to test a role out for themselves! A new job has to be right for you of course. Depending on your existing location, we can accommodate overnight stays. This can be tailored to suit an individual’s needs; just tell us what you need, and we will do what we can to make it work for you.  
  • Shift patterns consist of eight-hour shifts working over five days of our seven-day week. As part of our training programme (whether that be as a new starter or continuous role related training), colleagues are required to take part in all shift patterns.  
  • All applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

To apply for this job please visit langdalehotelandspa.livevacancies.co.uk.