Job Vacancy: Estates and Facilities Operative x2 September 28, 2014

Job Vacancy: Estates and Facilities Operative x2

We are seeking 2 highly customer-focussed individuals to carry out an interesting and varied role within the council’s Estates and Facilities Department that will involve some weekend working and ‘out of hours’ attendance. The post-holders will be responsible for ensuring that the relevant sports grounds are opened on time and fit for use at the weekend and secured at the end of the day

Working within the Estates team, the successful applicants will be involved with maintenance of all the council’s facilities, including sports grounds and open spaces to the highest standard together with general grounds maintenance duties. Applicants must have building maintenance experience and previous experience of grounds maintenance works would be an advantage but full training will be given to the right applicants. The ability to deal in a polite and clear manner with all facility users is essential.

The starting salary for this post will be £16,604 pa and is based on a 37 hour week to include alternate weekends. For a full job description and further details please contact Mark Jeffries, Estates and Facilities Manager on 01425 619120. Closing date: 17 October 2014.

New Milton Artisan’s Fair September 14, 2014

New Milton Artisan’s Fair

The New Milton Christmas Festival Artisan’s Market will showcase local produce, goods and arts and crafts from local sources in and around the New Forest.  It will be a gathering of up to 50 independent artists, designer-makers, inventors, vintage, arts and crafts and food and drink stallholders.

More information about the Artisan’s Market can be found at the New Milton Events website.