Maintenance Team Member

Contract Type - Permanent
39 hours per week

Employment Type - Full Time

Thistle London Heathrow

Located close to Longford, just off the Bath Road, Thistle Heathrow is an Airport hotel which delivers a warm welcome no matter how long or short the stay. It has 264 bedrooms and 14 meeting rooms, the largest one seating up to 700 people - meaning it is also an extremely popular local wedding venue. It is the only hotel that has direct access to Heathrow Terminal 5 by POD in just 5 minutes.

The Role

Our guests deserve the best and that means operating hotels with the highest standards of maintenance and upkeep. As Maintenance Operative you will have the opportunity to contribute towards a fabulous guest experience by working hard to maintain the fixtures and fittings of the building.

  • Ensuring all defective fittings, breakdowns and malfunctions of equipment are fixed without delay
  • Communicating effectively and working closely with other departments such as Housekeeping
  • Ensuring that any emergencies are dealt with immediately and effectively minimising any serious occurrences, hazards or inconvenience to guests and colleagues alike

      What we look for

      • Positive, friendly individuals to join a like minded team
      • NVQ electrician's qualification, experience in basic plumbing, basic carpentry, tiling and grouting skills and general handyperson skills with painting and decorating experience
      • Excellent communication skills
      • Total commitment to customer service
      • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision.

          What's in it for you?

          • Competitive starting salary and Holiday entitlement
          • Discounted hotel rates for yourself and your family across the Guoman and Thistle group
          • A huge range of online benefits which allows you to claim discounts and cash back with thousands of different retailers and service providers
          • The opportunity to work within an organisation committed to personal and career development
          • Pension and Healthcare schemes
          • Uniform (where applicable) and meals on duty