Facilities Assistant

Facilities Assistant
Salary: £23,370.94 per annum
Permanent, full-time   
Based at Glenmore Lodge, Aviemore 

sportscotland is the national agency for sport in Scotland. Our vision is an active Scotland where everyone benefits from sport.  

sportscotland Glenmore Lodge is Scotland’s National Outdoor Training Centre, where our aim is to offer  

Do you have experience within a customer service environment? If so, this might be the role for you! 

sportscotland is currently looking for a Facilities Assistant to provide a high-quality, efficient and customer focused provision of equipment stores and facilities services at Glenmore Lodge.  

As the Facilities Assistant, you will be involved with general maintenance and support of all on-site facilities, equipment, vehicle fleet, grounds and utilities. There will be weekend working required in this position, so the successful candidate must be available for this.  

No accommodation is available however there is area for van/electric hook-up. We may be also able to offer this position on a seasonal basis for the right candidate.  

You should be a competent communicator, able provide a high level of customer service to all visitors to the stores. You should also be able to communicate internally with colleagues ensuring availability of store/equipment to meet the needs of the training program. 

Ideally you will have previous relevant experience of working in the outdoor/leisure sector, as well as a D1 driving licence as you will be driving the minibus, however full training will be provided to the successful candidate.  


Job Description


In return for the above, we offer employee benefits such as flexible working, generous holidays, Employee Assistance Programme, Cycle2Work, fantastic discounts, a great pension scheme (19.3% employer contribution), support with your professional development and much more. 

Please apply online and attach your CV and covering letter detailing why you meet the requirements. 
We are a Disability Confident employer. If you have any difficulties with your application because of a disability please contact hr.recruitment@sportscotland.org.uk and we will discuss how we can help you. 

Closing date: 21 January 2024


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Date published: 9 January 2024
Date updated: 9 January 2024


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