Job Position - Maintenance Operative for Beer Dispense Company

Job Position - Maintenance Operative for Beer Dispense Company

Job Position - Maintenance Operative for Beer Dispense Company

Location: Edenbridge, Kent

Hours: 3-6 hours a week, flexible. Must be Wednesday or Thursday morning, start time can be flexible. Further adhoc work available if own a car or van, collecting hire equipment at the end of hire periods. Work is also seasonal so hours may increase March to December, more June - September and December.

Duration: Permenant

Due to the growth of our business we are recruiting a warehouse based operative for a permenant position. The hours are flexible within the working day as long as they are mid week and fall over the hours 10am - 12pm during the day. They do not have to be set eitherway as long as the work is done during the set week.

The role would suit someone who is practical, clean, tidy and organised. The role requires some basic planning and structure to the day as there is some multitasking involved to ensure the efficient running of the role. For example wiping down equipment whilst line cleaning solutions do their job.

No experience is required as full training can be provided however we do require candidates to have basic practical DIY experience such as knowing how to wire a plug or knowledge of setting basic home audio equipment. If you like to tinker with things, you'll fit right in!

Who are we?

Rent a Keg is the South East's leading technical draught dispense company that hire's out and installs equipment for private events, approved and certified by major breweries including Heineken UK, Diageo UK and Asahi UK. We also offer permenant installation services for the private, hospitality and corporate market.

Our services include

  • Draught dispense equipment hire on short or long term basis
  • Mobile bar hire on short or long term basis
  • Draught dispense equipment sales
  • Technical & cleaning services for draught equipment including maintenance and examination
  • Keg and drinks gas sales

Who we are looking for?

The position would suit someone looking to fill extra hours around an existing self employed role or someone looking for flexible hours inbetween existing personal or other work responsibilites.  The person we are looking for must be reliable and a good fit within a friendly relaxed team who enjoy's their work within the role immensly. 

Your key responsibilities are:

  • Line cleaning beer/drinks coolers and dispense taps
  • Testing gas equipment (full training given)
  • Checking and organising keg stock
  • Cleaning general equipment using apllicances provided
  • Servicing equipment
  • Testing equipment inline with maintenance schedules
  • Sending out inventory for rental or sales
  • Prepping equipment for rental jobs
  • Keeping the warehouse nice and clean up to Food Hygiene standards.

Key skills for the position:

  • Can multitask 
  • Good at problem solving
  • Strong attitude for quality assurance
  • Work well in a team but also independantly
  • Must be physically fit enough to lift and move heavy equipment regulary (Kegs & Coolers)
  • Have basic experience with computer software.
  • Has a interest in how dispense systems are designed and operate.
  • Will work on a self employed basis invoicing the company on a periodical basis of their choice under a contract of engagement.

Ideal requisites, but not mandatory:

  • A full UK drivers licence
  • Can drive a forklift

What we offer

  • £10 - £12 per hour based on experience and suitability for the role
  • Flexible hour and days
  • Use of equipment when available for own private usage
  • A drink allowance of the products we provide.

Where is the position based?

The position is based at our new warehouse in Edenbridge, Kent

To apply please email a basic CV and cover letter to dan@rent-a-keg.com

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