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Maintenance Officer
  • Employer: Folkestone & Hythe District Council
  • Reference: CS/19/110616
  • Published: Tue 01/10/2019, 10:40 AM
  • Closing on: Tue 22/10/2019, 9:00 AM
  • Working Pattern: Evenings, Flexible Hours, Full Time, Nights, Weekends
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £19,261 - £21,161 (Grade C)
  • DBS Check: Yes
  • Location: Civic Centre, Castle Hill Avenue, Folkestone, Kent CT20 2QY, Kent

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Maintenance Officer

Folkestone & Hythe District Council, based in Folkestone, Kent, serves a population of 108,000 and covers a district of 140 square miles. The M20 offers easy access to London and the high speed rail service offers travel times to the capital of under an hour.

The council works to six key objectives:

• More Homes
• More Jobs
• Appearance Matters
• Health Matters
• Achieving Stability
• Delivering Excellence

We are currently looking for a Maintenance Officer to maintain and inspect corporate assets within the corporate property team.  The post holder will be required to have a good understanding of techniques related to repairing and building maintenance, ideally qualified in a building related trade (plumbing/building/carpentry etc). 

The candidate will ideally have previous experience in a similar field of work, working managing their own workload with minimal supervision. Tools, van and clothing provided. The candidate should be prepared to work on all types of asset, including public toilets, office buildings, parks etc.

The candidate should be a flexible worker able to manage a team that covers a 24/7 work schedule, covering and assisting as necessary within the team. This role will cover the out of hours working schedule as part of a rota within the team.

For an informal discussion please contact Alastair Clifford (Operations Manager) on 01303 853227 or

The closing date for receipt of all completed application forms is 9am Tuesday 22nd October