Shutdown Maintenance Services Limited are looking to fill permanent, full-time positions near Hoo, Rochester, ME3 9ND.  We are a small, friendly, busy and hard-working team, offering good remuneration and continuing professional development – we strive for health and safety, quality and environmental excellence.


Administrator with at least 3 years previous experience in a similar administrative role.  Key duties include managing reception, incoming calls, handling emails, general administration, scanning, filing, archiving, processing purchase orders, managing purchase log and enquiry logs.  Maintenance of vehicle records, services, tax and MOT, managing office stationery and recording issue of PPE, creating and managing enquiry and contract folders, collating site and powder coating records from supervisors and operatives.  Assisting and supporting managers with various duties connected with operations within the construction industry.

Must have excellent English, document presentation, proof reading ability, accuracy, knowledge of Microsoft 365 including Outlook, Word, Excel,  Teams and SharePoint.  Must be confident communicator, self-motivated with strong organisational skills, able to prioritise tasks, work under pressure, meet strict deadlines, demonstrate excellent numeracy skills and attention to detail.  Hours are 9.00-5.00.  Salary depending on appropriate experience and qualifications.

Preparation/Painting Operative preferably already qualified with Train the Painter, either bronze or gold level.  Training will be provided to take operatives further up the pay grades.

Powder Coating Sprayer Operative must be experienced with knowledge of spray coating systems within a powder coating environment and able to illustrate understanding of pre-treatment and coating processes.

Both operative roles require applicants with at least one year of work experience in a similar position, to be prepared to follow health and safety, quality and environmental rules and direction from managers and site supervisors.  Excellent communication skills and ability to read and understand method statements, risk assessments, COSHH assessments and toolbox talks.  Hours and shifts are variable, with optional overtime.  Excellent hourly pay rates according to skill levels and qualifications.


All roles require own transport due to our location and a clean driving licence is preferred.  References will be taken and evidence of the right to work in UK will be required at interview stage.

Our Company is continually committed to equality of opportunity for all staff and applications from individuals are encouraged regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnerships.

Email your CV with details of work experience and current salary to [email protected] – strictly no agencies or telephone calls please.