Bognor Regis, Sussex
At Butlin’s, we’re all about fun, excitement and adventure by the bucketload! For over 80 years we’ve been delighting hundreds of thousands of guests each year, whether on a non-stop action family break or our epic Adult only Big Weekenders.
Ask any of our team, past and present, and one of the best things they’ll say about working at Butlin’s is our culture! We’re all about providing our guests with an Altogether More Entertaining and Fun Break, brought to life through our three mighty values. So, if you want a role where you Create Smiles, where you aren’t afraid to Get Stuck In and where the team genuinely Cares For Each Other – we think you’ll fit right in!
We’re looking for a Resort Accommodation Maintenance Manager to join the Management team at our Bognor resort!
Reporting to the Head of Facilities, you will be responsible for the accommodation maintenance across the Bognor resort. Managing the day-to-day running of these public areas as regards team, rotas and general activities along with brand standards and health & safety policies.
About the role
As part of the Resorts management team, it will be your responsibility to manage both your internal teams and external service providers to ensure planned and reactive works are completed to the highest standards. Covering accommodation facilities at the resort including all hotels, apartments, and staff accommodation.
This role requires co-ordination and control to deliver a prompt, efficient and high-quality service. Ensuring the resort complies with all current statutory legislation’s, whilst actively looking to implement processes / procedures to help make improvements where necessary.
Oversee all team activities within the department including recruitment, performance, and team development. You should be a real advocate for your team’s fulfilment at work, ensuring that you are having regular 121’s and PDP discussions to support their development and career with Butlin’s. Regularly meet with our internal customers to help plan and prioritise work, responding appropriately to emergencies or urgent issues as they arise.
As with all roles at Butlin’s, no day will be the same and you will need to enjoy thinking on your feet, getting stuck in, and ensuring that our guest experience is always your number one priority.
We are looking for someone experienced in supervising and managing a maintenance team. Credible background in a similar M&E infrastructure environment that can deal with the day to day running of a busy resort.
Knowledge and experience in electrical, gas and water systems in relation to maintenance and adherence to current legislation and good overall Mechanical and Electrical understanding would be an advantage.
With the ability to lead, motivate and engage your team, even at periods of high demand. Managing multiple priorities and adapt quickly to changing requirements. As this is a 24 / 7 resort a flexible approach to shift patterns would be required.
IT skills including experience of Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint, with a knowledge of facilities management software would be advantageous.
With strong leadership skills, you should be confident in inspiring your team to deliver amazing results for our teams and guests every day.
If this sounds like the perfect role for you, we would love to hear from you. To apply, we will ask you to submit your CV and tell us in a few words why you would like to work for Butlin’s, what about this role excites you, and what you could bring to the position if successful. You can also upload a letter if you prefer.