Beach Caretaker

Location Newry & Mourne, County Down
Job type Temporary
Salary Up to £9.00 per hour
Published about 1 year ago
Start date 27/06/2019
Contact Barry Quine
Job reference NEW/BC_1558701853

Job description

Beach Caretaker



The Client: Local Government body based in Newry, serving local residents.

The Role: The successful candidate will be responsible for maintaining a high level of general cleanliness, general maintenance & upkeep; & ensuring a friendly & efficient service to the public.

  • Maintenance of amenity and beach , including checks on equipment, litter collection patrols, cleansing of public building, pathways, car parks, slipways, toilets, signage and assisting higher graded operatives in their work.
  • Patrolling the managed facilities to ensure protection of property and that bye-laws are enforced.
  • Day to day maintenance of the facility, car park, signage, including toilets, shower block and play areas, and ensuring a high standard is maintained in these areas.
  • Checking the safety of the facility and associated facilities prior to use by the public and, if required, recording details of checks carried out.
  • Open and close the facilities and controlling traffic as required, and attendance at the facilities at all times when required.
  • Complete a litter patrol of all managed facilities including the beach area.

Hours of work: 37 hrs per week (11am - 7pm)


  • At least 1 year's experience in a similar role
  • At least 1 year's experience in public facing customer service
  • Experience in basic maintenance
  • Ability to work a shift pattern including evenings, weekends & public/bank holidays

In Return:

  • Rates of Pay: £9.00 p/hr
  • Holiday Entitlement

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