Handyperson/Maintenance – Newmarket , Suffolk – Ref JF1405

Position Filled
Posted on
July 19, 2023
Newmarket, Suffolk
Job Type
Full-time / Part-time / Self employed / Live out
Private Household & Estate / Estate Worker

Experienced Handyperson required to join established team on a large Estate close to Newmarket Suffolk. The ideal person will be skilled and self motivated with the ability to carry out maintenance and various repair tasks within the beautiful Estate environment.

The successful person must have the flexibility to work on their own schedule while contributing to the upkeep and maintenance of the Estate.

The hours will be – 3 to 5 days a week ( weekdays) with a maximum of 4 weekends to be worked to cover open days. Days in lieu will be taken to cover this.


  • Perform general maintenance and repair tasks on the Estate
  • Carry out routine property inspections to identify potential issues
  • Respond promptly to maintenance requests and resolve issues efficiently
  • Maintain a safe and clean working environment, ensuring compliance with health and safety regulations
  • Provide customer service and communicate effectively with tenants and staff
  • Work as part of a close Estate co-ordinating contractors and liaising with other Estate staff


  • Proven experience as a handyman, with expertise in a variety of maintenance tasks
  • Broad knowledge of general building maintenance
  • Ability to work independently and manage your own workload effectively
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and attention to detail
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Discretion and respect for confidentiality are essential due to the nature of the Estate
  • Reliable, punctual and trustworthy
  • Ability to manage small maintenance projects, carrying out works as needed
  • DBS checked

For further information please call Jackie 07979 501997 / info@ruralrecruitment.co.uk