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Holiday Let Cleaner/House Keeper – variable hours

We are looking for an experienced cleaner to clean our two bedroomed holiday let cottages on the Welbeck Estate to a very high standard and ensure accommodation is presented beautifully to all our guests.

Cleaning experience is essential and candidates must be able to work on their own initiative.  We need to present a clean, tidy and well appointed property for each guest, this will include reviewing hospitality offering, and re-stocking necessities and ensuring all electrical items are in good working order. Candidates must have an eye for detail and take pride in the finished product.

Duties include:

-          making and dressing beds
-          cleaning and polishing bathrooms and kitchens
-          hoovering and dusting properties throughout
-          follow a comprehensive checklist for each property and reporting any damages.

Flexible working is required based on bookings, but working hours will fall between 10.30am to 1.00pm on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.

Due to the location of these properties and the associated supplies a driving licence and own transport is essential.

If you would like to apply for this vacancy please apply, stating your salary expectations to or:

Welbeck Estates Company Limited
Cavendish House
S80 3LL

Closing date: Friday 7th February 2020

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Grounds Maintenance/Landscape Operative

Welbeck is one of the great traditional landed estates, set mainly within Sherwood Forest in Nottinghamshire, an area of great natural beauty. The Estate extends to some 15,000 acres, straddling the borders of Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire.  Several areas of the Estate have been designated as Sites of Special Scientific Interest by Natural England, providing a fantastic habitat for a diverse range of wildlife. Much of the land on the Estate is used for agriculture and forestry purposes.

An opportunity has arisen for someone to join the team to focus primarily on the maintenance of the grounds on domestic properties and other commercial sites around the Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire areas, and some assistance to the team with the day to day maintenance of the grounds and gardens of Welbeck, as instructed by the Head Groundsman.


  • To assist in the day to day maintenance of the grounds (mowing and strimming), gardens, parkland, boundary fences, hedges, ditches, roads and pathways.
  • To assist the team in grounds maintenance work at commercial property sites within Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire.
  • To assist in the establishment and maintenance of lawns, sports pitches and tennis courts, including marking out.
  • To assist with the maintenance and repair of tools, equipment and machinery relevant to grounds work to ensure that all operate in a safe working order.
  • To carry out constructional work, including fencing, paving and soft landscape projects.
  • To apply herbicides, pesticides, and fertilisers, ensuring that COSHH and other Health and Safety Regulations are adhered to.
  • To propagate, establish and maintain trees and shrubs.
  • To care and provide maintenance of trees – including pruning, clearance and replanting.

To carry out other general tasks as may reasonably be requested by management.


The successful candidate must have:

-               A suitable Horticultural/Agricultural qualification
-               PA1/PA6 spraying certificates would be preferable
-               Experience in a similar role and be prepared for a physically demanding role
-               The ability to operate a range of tools and machinery relevant to the position
-               The ability to work alone and as part of a team
-               A knowledge of Health and Safety Regulations and adhere to these at all times
-               A “can do” attitude, be a hard-working team player and maintain a high quality of work
-               The ability to schedule their own workload and manage their time effectively
-               An ability to recognise potential hazardous situations/materials and respond accordingly
-               A full driving licence, with strong preference for someone with a trailer entitlement.

In addition to the above, chainsaw certificates would be desirable, or as a minimum a willingness to undergo the relevant training.

If you would like to apply for this vacancy please apply, stating your salary expectations to or:Recruitment
Welbeck Estates Company Limited
Cavendish House
S80 3LL

Closing date: Friday 31st January 2020