Bristol (City Centre), City of Bristol
05 Jan 2018
02 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Level

Contact Details

Role:              Handyman

Location:      Bristol, with occasional travel to Cardiff

Hours:           Full time (Monday-Friday 0900-1700)

Salary:          £22,000-25,000 (depending on experience)

Start date:    As soon as possible

The Company

Meanwhile Creative is a young, fast-growing organization based in central Bristol. We buy and lease vacant commercial properties, repurpose them, and sub let to creative businesses. Currently we provide workspace to around 200 businesses and individuals including artists, upholsters, woodworkers, app developers, journalists, personal trainers and so much more.

We operate eight buildings across Bristol and one in Cardiff. The company is small but expanding quickly so it is a fantastic opportunity for an individual looking to grow with a company and see how far it can go. Benefits include a generous holiday allowance, weekly yoga sessions and monthly team lunches.

The Job

We are looking for an experienced, self-motivated handyman to come and join our team in central Bristol and help us look after our buildings and tenants.

As well as solid ‘all-round’ maintenance skills, the ideal candidate will have specialist skills in carpentry and general building knowledge.

An electrical and/or plumbing qualification would be beneficial.

You must be happy to work both under instruction and independently, and will report to our Facilities Manager. Essential to this role is a can do attitude, initiative, flexibility and the ability to problem-solve.

The job role will include but not be limited to:

  • general maintenance
  • changing lightbulbs 
  • fitting locks and hanging doors
  • some small build projects (timber stud and metal track with osb board or plasterboard cladding)
  • ability to calculate building materials and build timescales accurately

Own tools and driving licence essential. Vehicle provided.



To apply for this role please send an email marked ‘Handyman application’ with your CV and a short covering letter to:

Sian Ellis, Facilities Manager

Deadline for applications is 19 January, but early applications are strongly encouraged as we will begin interviewing immediately.

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