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General Maintenance Technician, Royal Court Theatre, London

Description

Applications are invited for the post of: GENERAL MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN

Responsible to: THEATRE MANAGER


MAIN PURPOSE:

Supporting the Theatre Manager in the day-to-day upkeep of the theatre and its facilities, taking primary responsibility for carrying out routine, planned and emergency maintenance for the building and facilities.

This is a key role within the Theatre Management team, combining practical maintenance (basic carpentry and plumbing) with some administrative tasks and facilities support.  It would ideally suit someone with operational / facilities support and / or practical maintenance experience who is looking for a part time role within a busy creative environment.

Supporting the Theatre Manager to uphold the theatre’s policies regarding health and safety and sustainability.

PERSON SPECIFICATION

This role is ideally suited to someone with some carpentry and / or plumbing, security or facilities support experience looking for a part time role.

  • Basic maintenance skills (eg plumbing and carpentry) and willingness to undertake practical maintenance tasks
  • Practical and self-motivated with the ability to plan ahead and manage a varied task list.  
  • Good interpersonal skills and the ability to get on well with a wide range of people
  • An attention to detail, particularly with regard to presentation and care for the upkeep of the working environment.
  • Good team worker
  • Approachable, enthusiastic and friendly - in person and on the phone.
  • Confident in day-to-day use of operational systems (eg fire alarm & security)
  • Basic administrative skills and computer literacy, including email, internet, word and excel
  • Interest in theatre and previous experience working in a theatre environment an advantage

Please note that only applications submitted on the Royal Court’s standard Application Form can be considered, CVs are not accepted. Application Forms can be downloaded from: 

https://royalcourttheatre.com/about/jobs/