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Facilities Operative based at Newmarket Racecourses

The Jockey Club
The Jockey Club
Location:
Newmarket, Suffolk
Sector:
Test Drop Down Value
Type:
Full Time
Posted:
09/10/2017 12:27:40
Salary:
TBC

Description:

The largest commercial group in British horseracing, The Jockey Club’s portfolio includes 15 leading racecourses, Jockey Club Estates, The National Stud and charity Racing Welfare. All profits are reinvested into Britain’s second biggest spectator sport, in line with its vision for British racing to be the best in the world for years to come. The Jockey Club seeks to recruit, develop and promote the best people, investing in their training and development.

Newmarket Racecourses operate two of the UK’s most prestigious racecourses, the Rowley Mile and the July courses.

We are looking to recruit a Facilities Operative to provide general maintenance across all the Newmarket Racecourses sites, including facility set up for all Conference and Events at the Rowley Mile. You will provide high quality maintenance and repair work, such as decorating, paving, plumbing, carpentry, plastering and fencing.

The successful person will have:
• a working knowledge of Health and Safety policies
• previous work experience in a commercial environment as well as trade employment
• the ability to work on their own initiative
• experience operating various machinery
• a flexible can-do attitude
• the ability to develop good team working relationships
• excellent attention to detail

A skilled maintenance trade would be advantageous.

You may be required to work some evenings and weekends.

Application: If you are interested in this exciting opportunity please email your covering letter and CV to recruitment@thejockeyclub.co.uk Please can you include salary expectations and where you saw this vacancy.