Maintenance & Facilities Manager

Job Details


Solent Hotel & Spa

Contract Type


Working Pattern

Full Time


Competitive Salary

Closing Date

28/02/2019 12:00

Who are we looking for?

A quality driven Maintenance and Facilities Manager wanted to assist us in keeping our property tip top!

We are looking for someone with an eye for detail and quality to be our Maintenance and Facilities Manager.

We pride ourselves on the quality of our products and services, and our maintenance team plays a key part in our success, responsible for ensuring the property is maintained - and if there are any leaks, brakes, scratches or scrapes, fixing them quickly so guests don't notice.

Our Maintenance and Facilities Manager is responsible for:

  • Making sure work is carried out to a high standard and safely, in line with Health & Safety regulations
  • Ensuring managers in the property are aware of maintenance procedures
  • Ensuring maintenance related contractors, and their equipment, follow our H&S procedures
  • Setting and monitoring the maintenance budget, whilst looking for continuous improvement.
  • Overseeing and supporting the Housekeeping and Night Manger

Being part of the senior leadership structure within the hotel and lodge
If you have a full working knowledge of legal & health & safety requirements relating to maintenance, plus experience of budgets & cost control, this could be the role for you. Previous experience in this or a similar role is essential and experience in the hospitality industry is desirable.
In return, we are offering the successful candidate a rewarding role with scope for career progression and development.

There’s a competitive salary (negotiable dependent on experience), as well as all the benefits of working for a growing and well respected company - including 28 days annual leave (rising to 33 days after 5 years), company bonus scheme, health cash plan, generous employee discounts, life assurance and much more.
Solent Hotel & Spa is a four-star property welcoming leisure and business guests. With 117 guest rooms, 14 meeting rooms, restaurant, bar and spa. Our 54 bedroomed Lodge Hotel opened August 2017, and sits adjacent to our existing pub, The Parsons Collar.  The Solent Hotel & Spa is a 4 star hotel located in Fareham, Hampshire which is nestled between the bustling cities of Southampton and Portsmouth.   If you’re looking for friendly colleagues to work with and a fantastic team atmosphere…. Then we’re the place for you!

 It is part of Thwaites Hotels, a unique collection of 8 luxury hotels offering high quality service from food to spa treatments to accommodation.

 Thwaites was established in 1807 and to this day remains a family run Business. We have Hotels, Inns, Pubs and a Brewery and are focused on providing superb hospitality in outstanding properties in great locations –
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