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Repair and Maintenance Technician

Repair and Maintenance Technician

Job Title:
Repair and Maintenance Technician
Department:
Neilson Winter
Location:
Europe
Reports to:
Resort Supervisor/Area manager
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Job Role Summary:

You will ensure that all Neilson chalets & club hotels are maintained to a high standard. Any repairs are to be rectified correctly and swiftly.

Key Responsibilities and Tasks:
  • To assist with inventories at the start of the season and to gain a thorough understanding of all technical operating systems within each individual property
  • To ensure that all appliances are in good working order at the start of the season, maintained and returned in a good state of repair
  • To be responsible for keeping the chalet store inventory, recording the distribution of items to chalets and club hotels and auditing their return
  • To ensure that chalet and club staff are familiar with the electrical/ gas/heating systems/appliances within their individual units and are able to use them in an efficient and cost-effective manner
  • To assist in the implementation of all company health/safety procedures and ensure that all chalets/club hotels are a safe place in which to work and stay
  • To be responsible for compiling a list of emergency/utility services local to each resort and for distributing this information to the individual chalet/hotel properties
  • Fully account for all expenditure of company monies and ensuring repairs/maintenance are carried out within pre-determined budgetary guidelines
  • To carry out other duties that assist with the smooth running of the overseas operations as designated by your line manager in the resort
Qualifications and Experience required:
  • Educated to GCSE standard or equivalent
  • General maintenance skills including at least one of the following: carpentry, electrical repairs, basic plumbing
  • Experience of working overseas (Desirable)
  • Language skills (Desirable)
  • Full/clean driving license
  • Over the age of 21 for insurance purposes 
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities required:
  • To be flexible with working hours and be willing to assist in all areas of the operation
  • Computer literate
Personal Qualities:
  • Excellent appearance and personal grooming
  • Hard working, self-motivated and works well under pressure
  • Well organised, punctual and flexible
  • Honest, friendly and approachable in nature
  • Excellent communicator