General Assistant - Gosport

  • Job Reference: compass/TP/517601/68139/LG
  • Date Posted: 7 January 2020
  • Employer: Compass Group Plc
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  • Location: Gosport
  • Salary: £8.21 Per Hour
  • Bonus/Benefits: Up to £8.21 per hour
  • Sector: Hospitality & Tourism
  • Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

General Assistant

Looking for a new opportunity as a General Assistant? A step towards your new career? Or maybe you want to move up a level and take on more responsibility?

Look no further as we have an exciting opportunity for a General Assistant to join our friendly team. 

Job Description
  • £8.21 per hour. 37 hours per week; Monday-Friday
  • 20 days holiday + Bank Holidays
  • The opportunity of joining the Compass pension and share scheme
  • Discounts at various high street stores
Main Responsibilities

The successful General Assistant will be responsible for the following:

  • Attend Morning Briefings
  • To, prepare, transport, erect, dismantle and maintain equipment for establishment events and functions; Marquees, Electrics, Tents, Tiered and Trailer seating etc.
  • Provide escort to specialist contractors.
  • To collect and deliver stores, furniture, office equipment and general porterage service.
  • To monitor and maintain the appearance of the site at all times; litter collection, recycling tasks etc. 
  • Response service for adverse weather conditions.
  • General labouring tasks, Basic Equipment and tool Maintenance
  • Undertake low risk minor building house- keeping and fabric maintenance to casemates/repair tasks as directed
  • Provide a quick and efficient service 
The Ideal Candidate

The ideal applicant  will be hardworking, honest, reliable, a team player with a sense of humour, self- motivated with a good level of fitness. Hold a full UK driving licence, happy to work in all weather conditions and be mindful of a military organisation.

If our General Assistant position is right for you and you match our criteria of skills and qualities - please apply today with no hesitation, we want to hear from you!

We look forward to receiving your CV. 

About The Company

ESS is the defence, government, offshore and remote business sector of Compass Group UK & Ireland. It provides food and support services to major companies and organisations operating in remote sites, defence, central and local government departments, police, prisons & offshore sectors.

Please note: This vacancy may close before the advertised end date.