Reporting to the Buildings and Maintenance Manager, carrying out a wide variety of responsive and planned repairs and maintenance, across the Buckfast Abbey site, including domestic and commercial properties/buildings.
Reporting to the Buildings and Maintenance Manager, carrying out a wide variety of responsive and planned repairs and maintenance, across the Buckfast Abbey site, including domestic and commercial properties/buildings:
Carrying out a wide variety of high quality repairs to a range of properties, predominately developing painting and decorating skills with a view to developing other trade skills
Attending training sessions with the training provider and complete the learning agreement required for successful completion of a work based Painting and Decorating apprenticeship
Responsible for keeping any work areas tidy and free from waste materials
Ensure all work areas are left in a clean, tidy and safe condition
Observe all relevant health and safety regulations and Buckfast Abbey policies
To attend meetings, training sessions and conferences as required
Stock checking and ordering painting and decorating materials as required
The post holder must also undertake other duties, appropriate to the grading of the post, as required.
Buckfast Abbey is home to a Benedictine Community of monks with the Abbey Church and facilities. It has a manufacturing plant, multiple retail outlets, restaurant, a conference centre, education department and a broad range of guest accommodation.
The original Abbey was founded on its current site around 1018 and grew into a large flourishing monastic complex with some substantial Guest Halls.