Maintenance Team Leader

Contract Type - Permanent
39 hours per week

Employment Type - Full Time

Thistle City Barbican is one of our largest London properties with 463 bedrooms, a restaurant, two bars, 13 meeting and event rooms and an Otium Health and Leisure Club. It is close to the Barbican Centre Health and also within walking distance of Shoreditch and Hoxton Square. Its proximity to The City and the Barbican Centre make for a great mix of leisure and business guests.

The Role

We have a new and exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic Maintenance Team Leader to join our Team. The purpose of this role is to provide day-to-day support to the Maintenance Manager who has responsibility for the maintenance, upkeep, and improvement of our hotels. You will oversee the planning, scheduling and delivery of day-to-day Hotel maintenance activities primarily. As Maintenance Team Leader you will have the opportunity to contribute to a fabulous guest experience by working with your team to carry out repairs and ongoing maintenance throughout the hotel. You will ensure that all areas of the hotel including equipment, services, buildings, and plant are maintained to standard.


What we look for

  • Maintenance Team Leader will assist the Chief Engineer and Maintenance Manager to manage the Maintenance Team, to efficiently maintain and ensure the highest standards on operations such as safety, security, maintenance, and legal compliance
  • encompassing experience in maintenance of buildings and mechanical and electrical engineering services
  • A hands-on approach
  • The ability to work quickly and under pressure.
  • The ability to manage a varied workload.
  • Good problem-solving skills.
  • Passionate about our brand
  • Able to work under pressure and react quickly to resolve issues
  • Able to always multitask and be flexible
  • Highly punctual
  • Strong analytical skills
  • You will need to be a resident in the
  • UK and have the right to work

What's in it for you?

  • Discounted rates on hotel rooms, food and drink across the glh group
  • Interest free season ticket loans (conditions apply)
  • Access to a 24/7 Employee Assistance Program
  • Long Service Awards
  • Pension and Healthcare Schemes
  • Generous recommend a friend scheme
  • Access to discounts and cashback through a huge range of retailers and service providers via our online benefits portal
  • Wonderful Person of the month scheme with cash prizes
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Staff refreshments on shift