Maintenance & Facilities Manager

Closing date: Mon 10 Jun
We're looking for a Maintenance & Facilities Manager to join our Operations teams taking responsibility for the upkeep of our premises, plant and utilities.

You’ll have previous facilities management experience, ideally in a public venue along with a relevant Health and Safety Qualification as you’ll also oversee the day to day management of our health and safety.

If you would like an informal and confidential conversation about the role prior to applying please let us know by contacting Amanda Leader at

This is an exciting time to join Theatre by the Lake. Audiences are returning, our team is growing and we’re planning for the future with ambition and renewed focus. In 2024-25 we will celebrate our 25th anniversary, presenting the opportunity to celebrate our history, connect with past, present and new audiences and supporters and look ahead to the next 25 years of theatre in Cumbria.

Application Process

If you think that this is the next role for you and you have the skills and experience we’re looking for, then please send your CV with a covering letter explaining how you meet the criteria for the role along with a completed Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form to

We’re committed to diversity and creating an accessible recruitment process.  So, whilst we’re taking applications by CV, if this process doesn’t work for you then please let us know and we’ll happily consider an alternative such as a video application.  You can contact us at to discuss.

Terms and conditions

  • Salary – £30,576
  • Hours – 40 hours Monday to Friday
  • Type of Contract – Permanent
  • Holiday Entitlement – 31 Days per annum (including Bank Holidays) plus Christmas Day
  • Pension – 5% Employee Pension contribution and 3% Employer Pension Contribution

Closing Date

The closing date for application is 5.00pm on Monday 10 June 2024.

Interviews will take place w/c 17 June 2024 with the option for an introductory online conversation is desired.