Maintenance Manager - North Yorkshire
Maintenance Manager - The Majestic Hotel, Harrogate
At Cairn Group we’re ambitious. With a varied and extensive UK portfolio of hotels, bars and restaurants in our portfolio, we’re focused on continual growth and are in it for the long haul. We are a family owned business with family values at our core, with a growing team and sites UK wide.
We are currently investing £15million in the Majestic Hotel at Harrogate, part of The Cairn Hotel Group. This tremendous investment will transform our hotel, product and service offering to all our guests, providing them with a totally new experience as we look to rebrand the hotel to Double Tree by Hilton brand.
This is a fantastic opportunity to join the team at The Majestic as we make these changes which include, 176 refurbished bedrooms featuring 16 new Junior Suites, Champagne Bar and Grill, Piano Bar and Terrace. Private Dining Room, 15 state of the art Conference and Events Suites, a new Relaxation & Beauty Spa, a fully equipped gym and heat experience on poolside.
About the role…
The Maintenance Manager takes responsibility for the general maintenance of the property, upkeep of its facilities and the management of the maintenance team. You will ensure that jobs are completed efficiently to ensure that the guest expectations are met during their stay. You will be required to allocate responsibilities to the team, complete the daily job list and preventative maintenance schedules with an eye for detail and a passion for fixing things! You will also liaise with contractors and take responsibility for health and safety.
The successful candidate will be organised, an excellent communicator, and a hands-on manager who has excellent attention to detail. Experience of working in a maintenance department preferably within a hotel is required and knowledge of electrics and health and safety are beneficial. You will have the ability to create a maintenance schedule, ability to troubleshoot, knowledge of structure or grounds to be maintained, knowledge of maintenance procedures, knowledge of systems to be maintained (e.g. Electrical, roofing, pool), ability to lift heavy loads where required and have leadership experience also to delegate tasks effectively to the team. A trade qualification would be desirable.
A palatial and stately Victorian property, The Majestic Hotel is a Harrogate landmark, set in 8 acres of private gardens in the heart of this elegant spa town. Built at the height of Harrogate’s prosperity in the 19th Century, The Majestic Hotel is a grand, opulent base from which to discover the town’s many fine buildings, excellent shops and beautiful parks and gardens, or head out into the magnificent Yorkshire Dales National Park.
Cairn Group Staff Discount Scheme
Retail and travel discounts
Recruit a friend Scheme
Induction and training programme
Star of the Month & Golden Ticket Award
Meals on Duty
Cycle 2 work scheme*
Free use of Gym
* apply to positions above minimum wage