Fire Safety Technician


If you enjoy working with others, are ready to learn something new, roll up your sleeves, get stuck in and have some fun – we might have your next job waiting for you.
Working at Butlin’s  means being part of a big-hearted team of people who are responsible for providing our guests with an altogether more fun and entertaining holiday.
We know that It takes a team effort to put on the show here and we’re looking for likeminded people who -
-           like to work as part of a team.
-           are comfortable and confident to talk to our guests.
-           are comfortable to work in a busy environment and can dial up the energy when it’s        required.
-           Have a positive outlook and a ‘can do’ attitude.
-           Can deliver a high level of service and will always strive to exceed the guest’s expectations.
This is an exciting opportunity to join the Health and safety department.

Key areas of responsibility:
Ensure that all fire and safety equipment within the company is in working order and monitored on a regular basis
Compile reports on any faults relating to the fire alarm system
Weekly testing of the fire alarms and visual inspections of the fire extinguishers in all venues
Conduct regular fire safety checks of the venues/accommodation units and complete monthly reports
Enforce safety codes and regulations within the business ensuring the best practice is shared with the team
Carry out training where needed to enlighten team on general fire safety/panel testing
Address and investigate any violations of safety codes within the business which breach fire safety
Work in conjunction with external contractors to ensure the resort complies with fire regulations
Liaising with the Fire Brigade and Authorities involved in fire safety
Advising on new build fire safety requirements and supporting with any projects regarding new builds/modifications to buildings
Preparing annual reports on issues relating to fire safety
Monitoring and mitigation of unwanted fire alarm activations
Advising on fire issues relating to building structure and fabric, services, alterations and maintenance
Ensuring any points raised on the fire risk assessment are resolved
Ensuring that each venue/department has a minimum of one fire drill per year

The successful applicant will require:
A good standard of IT literacy, attention to detail, communication and negotiation skills, ability to work as a team player and make decisions acting on your own initiative
Ability to organise and prioritise workloads and manage projects
Have the ability and flexibility to work under instruction on any health and safety projects which will include weekend work
attention to detail and the ability to complete paperwork, organise and prioritise a demanding workload and work well under pressure
Always behave professionally, holding the integrity of the department at the forefront of your mind when dealing with confidential or sensitive information
Be self-motivated with a pro-active, problem solving approach to your work

Salary bracket for this role is 20-24K pro rata on a permenant contract 

We think working at Butlin’s is a pretty special place to be and here are just a few of the benefits for working with us:
-           Resort discounts on food and drink in our retail outlets.
-           Free use of many of the resort facilities for you, and significantly discounted rate for your friends and family.
-           Subsidised OFSTED Nursery facilities available on resort
-           Discounted Bourne Leisure holidays for you, your family and friends
-           Free parking on resort
-           Reward and recognition schemes including long service and team member of the month as well as lots of other team  incentives.
If you think you have what it takes to come and be part of our team, we’d love to hear from you.
Location

Minehead

Address

Warren Road, Minehead, Somerset TA24 5SH GBR

Division

Butlin's

Employment Status

Full-time

Employment Type

Permanent

Effective Date

9 June 2021

Expiration Date

23 June 2021