Facilities and Maintenance Operative

    Employer Lincolnshire Showground

    Location Lincoln

    Industry Maintenance

    Contract Full Time

    Job Type Permanent

    Deadline 02/11/2021


    An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Facilities and Maintenance Operative to strengthen the team at the Lincolnshire Showground.

    The venue is home to a wide range and diverse programme of events, from whole-site events to training days and of course its annual flagship event, The Lincolnshire Show.

    The Lincolnshire Showground is home to the Lincolnshire Agricultural Society, a charity whose main objectives are to promote food, farming, and the countryside within the wider community.

    Reporting to the Showground and Facilities Manager, a key part of the role will be support before and during events to ensure all users and visitors receive a high level of customer service. We are looking for someone who has high attention to detail and the ability to adapt in a fast-paced environment.

    The successful applicant will have

    • Knowledge and experience of planned maintenance programmes
    • A flexible approach towards working hours to help the Showground meet their needs for events and the needs of their clients.
    • The ability to complete and record statutory health and safety checks.
    • The willingness to carry out a physically demanding role.
    • The ability to work as part of an extremely busy team, as well as using own initiative with regards to problem solving
    • The skills to carry out maintenance tasks on the Showground’s facilities.


    • An organised approach with excellent time management skills
    • Willingness to work outdoors regardless of the weather
    • Willingness to learn and fully engage with training
    • Full driving licence and have access to their own vehicle
    • Willingness to have DBS clearance checks
    • 40 hours per week