Have you ever wondered about what it is like to work at Park Leisure? Have you maybe wondered what we all get up to? We've sat down with David Collier, one of Park Leisure's treasured Maintenance Team, to find out about what he gets up to on a daily basis and why he loves working at Park Leisure.
When did you join Park Leisure?
I joined in March 2015.
Why did you choose Park Leisure?
I was impressed by park leisure's reputation for 5-Star quality and its desire be the best in the industry.
What are your favourite things about working at Park Leisure?
The location off Malvern view is stunning and shows how a holiday home can blend in with nature so easily, as well as being part of a team that delivers high standards.
Please describe your job: What do you do?
Routine maintenance, grounds work, gardening, tractor driving, drain downs, maintaining the water features and anything that helps our team deliver the high level off care our customers expect
What kind of skills do you need to be effective in your role?
Maintenance gardening qualifications, be a good team worker, communication skills are important on a holiday park, as well as experience of holiday parks or a strong willingness to learn.
Tell us about a typical working day?
The only typical thing about our working day at Malvern view is the whole teams desire to give our park that wow factor. It's fairly fast passed and full off unexpected challenges to spice up our routine maintenance tasks.
What do you love about your job?
I love the opportunities to develop our skills and knowledge, for example writing articles for the company newsletter. I respect and admire the company's values and vision for the future. Malvern view is a spectacular country park and is in tune with its natural surroundings.
What kind of goals do you have?
I have just completed my ILM level 3 course which was sponsored by Park Leisure, my goal is to continue to expand my knowledge and create more challenges for myself.
Do you have any advice for people who want to work in the industry?
I strongly recommend Park Leisure they are a growing 5-star company with strong values and a commitment to develop their teams.
N.B. All holiday home images are for visual purposes only. All holiday homes will be provided according to the grade booked, however the holiday home model may vary upon arrival.