Maintenance and Installation Technician - Fishkeeper Plus At South East Application deadline 20th September 2019

    Store: Fishkeeper Plus South East Wyevale Garden Centre Dedworth Road Windsor, Berkshire SL4 4LH

    Telephone: 07872 149585

    Fishkeeper Plus is the installation, maintenance and servicing division of Maidenhead Aquatics, currently covering 2 regions; South East (Surrey, Berkshire and Hampshire) and Midlands (West Midlands, Warwickshire and Leicestershire) respectively.

    As the UK's largest and leading aquatic retailer, with over 35 years of trading experience behind us, we believe it is vital that we support our customers with a professional installation and on-going care division which offers many services across the domestic and commercial arena.

    We have an exciting opportunity available within our South East depot, working as part of a very busy team. The current vacancy is for a full-time member of staff. Applicants would need to be reliable, punctual and be prepared to work independently. You should have a keen interest in aquariums (some pond knowledge would also be advantageous), fish husbandry, be enthusiastic, hard working and eager to learn more about all aspects of fishkeeping. Normal working hours will be Monday to Friday, with the potential for overtime if available.           

    Responsibilities include:

    • To install, clean and maintain clients aquaria, including such tasks as water testing, assessing livestock health, water changes, feeding fish, general advice and delivering products to the customer as required.
    • Some pond work may be required during our busier periods.
    • Communicating in a professional manner and representing the company in the highest standards at all times.
    • Ensuring the ongoing health and development of client displays.

    Required skill set:

    • You must have a good overall knowledge fishkeeping and fish husbandry
    • Show a keen understanding of water quality management and fish health
    • Thorough knowledge on the many day-to day types of equipment used in both marine and freshwater aquaria.
    • Excellent time management skills .
    • Organised, self motivational and good at working independently
    • Ability to travel to client locations- a current UK Driving license is required


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