Maintenance Assistant - Part Time

Location Penzance
Discipline: Construction & Skilled Trades
Job type: Temp to Perm
Salary: £13.00 per hour
Contact name: Kirra Graham
Contact email:

We are seeking a Maintenance Assistant/Caretaker to join a team in Penzance!

You will be responsible for looking after an industrial estate, sorting any maintenance it may need along with maintaining cleanliness across the various units.

The ideal candidate will have some experience in gardening and general grounds maintenance, be proactive and capable of working alone.

The role is being offered as 10 hrs per week, ideally 2 hrs per day across Monday – Friday.


  • Gardening: Maintain the grounds, including grass cutting, bush trimming, and weeding.

  • Litter Picking: Ensure the estate remains tidy and free of litter.

  • Grounds Maintenance: Perform general maintenance tasks to keep the estate in top condition.


  • Basic gardening experience is preferred.

  • Ability to work independently and manage time effectively.

  • Attention to detail and a strong work ethic.

  • Reliable and punctual.

What We Offer:

  • All necessary tools and equipment provided.

  • Flexible working hours across Monday – Friday.

  • Competitive hourly rate of £13.

Sound like the role for you? Get in touch today!

Smith and Reed Recruitment embraces diversity, equality and inclusion and aim to promote the benefits of diversity in all our business activities. Smith and Reed will treat everyone equally and will not discriminate on the grounds of an individual’s “protected characteristic” under the Equality Act 2010 (the Act) which are age, disability, gender re-assignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex, and sexual orientation. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of a person's gender, marital status, race, religion, colour, age, disability, or sexual orientation. All candidates will be assessed solely on their ability to carry out the job in question based on skills, experience, and qualifications.