Maintenance Manager

London Croydon Aerodrome Hotel, Signature Collection Hotel by Best Western

**Our Grand Welcome to you of a £1k bonus when joining our group**

The Opportunity

Are you a problem solver? We need you!! We are looking for a Hotel Maintenance Manager to join our team you, will be part of the management team at the hotel. Your prime responsibility will be to maintain the efficient operation of all mechanical and electrical units at the property -

  • Boilers, associated plant and controls
  • Water treatments and monitoring
  • Mechanical ventilation plant
  • Kitchen equipment
  • All artificial lighting
  • Audio/visual equipment
  • Hotel ancillary equipment
  • Leisure Club mechanical, electrical and associated equipment
  • The implementation and ongoing monitoring of an energy conservation policy.
  • As our maintenance manager consider how activity within the property impacts the environment, takes an active part in recycling and reducing the carbon footprint of the Hotel.
  • Conduct the recruitment, training and management of maintenance personnel and assists in the training of all staff in respect of statutory training.

You will also need to be prepared for the out of hours call outs, as and when necessary, due to emergencies that may rise unexpectedly.

Benefits

  • Our employee discounts on bedroom rates across the Best Western Portfolio
  • Access to 24/7 Employee Assistance Programme - 24/7 access for our employees to call and get support and advice on any issues they may be experiencing
  • Access to 24/7 Online GP Service - 24/7 access for all employees so they can talk to a doctor when the really need to most
  • Hospital Plan
  • Online Health Portal
  • Eye Care
  • Employee Discount Schemes - 100's of discounts, ranging from groceries, fashion, travel, utilities, days out and even holidays!
  • Health Screening
  • LGH Pension Scheme
  • Cycle to Work - Our Cycle2Work schemes from Evans Cycles and Halfords helps all our employees save money and keep fit.

Ideal Candidate

  • You will already be a pro with tools and have experience in building maintenance
  • As Maintenance Manager you will have experience in one or more building trades including plumbing, electrical, carpentry, painting/ decorating or general building maintenance.
  • You will have experience of developing teams and driving them towards one goal.
  • Will have an authentic and passionate approach
  • Ability to drive and motivate teams
  • Experience of working towards company goals.

Hotel

The London Croydon Aerodrome Hotel, part of the Signature Collection Hotel by Best Western, is in an incredibly convenient location. Easy access to central London which is just 12 miles away and only 15 minutes by train from East Croydon Station.

The hotel has 110 bedrooms including family bedrooms, stylish wedding venue for up to 130 guests plus 5 meeting rooms for up to 170 delegates.

The hotel provides great value, premium accommodation just outside London for both business travellers to the south-east of England or families looking to be thrilled at Chessington World of Adventures or Thorpe Park.

Of course, all of London’s top attractions such as Buckingham Palace and the London Eye are just a short distance away and that’s why our location is ideal for short breaks in the capital.

About us

We have 46 hotels in our growing UK portfolio, international brands Crowne Plaza, Holiday Inn, and Best Western under our belt and all in some fantastic locations, it’s no surprise that LGH Hotels Management is the place to be.