Maintenance Team Member

Contract Type - Permanent
39 hours per week

Employment Type - Full Time

Thistle Express Swindon

Thistle Express Swindon, opening in the second half of 2017, is a 3* hotel aimed at the savvy, value conscious traveller. The hotel has 95 bedrooms and is in a great central location on Fleming Way only 8 minutes from the main train station and next to the main shopping hub.

The Role

Our guests deserve the best and that means operating hotels with the highest standards of maintenance and upkeep. As a Maintenance Team Member 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?