Park Assistant - Dam and Hydro - Northumbrian Water - Kielder Waterside Park, Northumberland
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Park Assistant - Dam and Hydro
Job Reference: NWGTT462511
Location: Kielder Waterside Park
Salary: up to £17,922 (plus annualised hours)
Contract Type: Full Time-Permanent
About the role
We have a great opportunity for Park Assistant to join our busy team in Kielder. The Key aspects of this role will be to provide support to the Dam and Hydro Technician covering all the day to day activities with a dual aim of maximizing profitability and enhancement of the company’s image and reputation through the provision of a high standard of customer service.
The successful candidate will help deliver high quality activities across the whole site at Kielder Waterside. Although, you will be able to put your hand to most aspects of planned and preventative maintenance work.
The role will involve completing work on maintenance schedules and reactive work programs and undertaking regular inspection and monitoring programs for all our assets.
As part of this role you will be required to participate in a standby rota.
Please note – This role has been defined as a safety or security critical role and as a condition of a formal offer of employment you’ll be required to undergo a drug and alcohol test.
Proven experience of working within a customer focused environment is essential as you will be dealing with our guests on a regular basis.
The successful candidate will have a flexible approach to work and be willing to work unsocial hours.
Ideally you will have experience of working in a hospitality or visitor services environment and have proven practical skills that cover all aspects of maintenance work and repairs.
What we will give you
At Northumbrian Water we want you to be the best you can be and we also want you to feel it’s a great place to work. Frequently people spend their career with us, some because they’ve found their niche, others because of the opportunities to progress through the organisation.
We’re the great company we are because of our people and as our way of saying thanks, we offer a wide range of benefits and discounts to take advantage of including; buying and selling holidays, discounts and cashback offers, free fishing and cycle2work.
Northumbrian Water is more than just a water company. We are one team, fulfilling many roles, working together to ensure our customers have clean, fresh, running water, whilst providing great customer service, protecting the environment, and supporting local communities.
We Live Water, all our amazing people are helping us become the national leader in the provision of sustainable water and waste water services.
Closing date: 11 October 2019