We’re Hiring: Site Maintenance Officer

Site Maintenance Officer
We have an exciting opportunity at Cromford Mills for a dedicated and skilled Site Maintenance Officer, ready to contribute to the preservation and care of our historic site.

About us: established in 1971, the Arkwright Society charity is dedicated to safeguarding and celebrating the industrial legacy of Cromford Mills. Nestled within the Derwent Valley Mills World Heritage Site, Cromford Mills is of international significance, resonating globally as a testament to innovation. We have an active staff and volunteer team, who support our vibrant events programme, our educational and conservation activities, two cafes and our business and retail tenancy offer.

Your role: As the Site Maintenance Officer and an integral part of our operational team, you will play a pivotal role in the upkeep and maintenance of Cromford Mills. Your responsibilities include delivering site maintenance, caretaking duties, and ensuring the overall cleanliness and safety of the premises. You will contribute to the preservation and presentation of our iconic buildings, including Arkwright’s first mill.

What we seek: we are seeking for a dynamic individual with a proven track record in site maintenance and caretaking, preferably within the heritage or broader charitable sectors. Your technical skills, attention to detail, excellent communication abilities and being able to work proactively will be essential in ensuring the optimal functioning and presentation of Cromford Mills.

Why choose us: join our passionate team and play a key role in looking after this special site. Enjoy competitive terms and work in the beautiful village of Cromford with excellent transport links and a strong sense of community. The Arkwright Society is committed to being an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from individuals of all backgrounds and cultures.

Salary: £25,340 per annum + benefits Full time (37.5 hours)

Closing Date: Friday 9th February 2024 at 17.00

Interviews: provisional week 14th February 2024

To Apply: Please submit your CV and personal statement (no more than two pages each) to Richard Crowder Operations Manager (Buildings and Facilities) of The Arkwright Society rcrowder@arkwrightsociety.org.uk
If you would like an informal conversation, please contact Richard Crowder on the above email.


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January 26, 2024