Live In Caretaker Handyperson Job Inverness Scotland

Location Scotland
Sector Private Households & Estates
Job Role Handyperson
Job Type Permanent vacancy
Job Number  47711
Created 04 March 2018

Live In Caretaker Handyperson Job Inverness Scotland


Greycoat Lumley’s client are seeking a Caretaker Handyperson to help with the smooth running of their private estate just outside of Inverness in a stunning location. This estate benefits from its stunning location and views, the owners are very approachable and have very loyal staff that have been with them for a number of years. The gardening portion of the role is to work alongside the Head Gardener.


This role is to ensure the maintenance of the properties on the estate and the grounds. The role is varied and differs from summer to winter.


An outline of the duties include:


  • Opening up of the estate in the morning

  • Security of the main property

  • Ensure wood burner is stocked

  • Check smooth running of the generator

  • Look after the chickens and dogs wellbeing

  • Recycling of household rubbish - bins

  • Check smooth running of the water supplies

  • Service turbine

  • Blow and collect leaves

  • Check downpipes and gutters

  • Salt roads

  • Keep kindling stocked up

  • Biomass – check woodchip, ash and heating pressure

  • Water plants outside the properties

  • Mow the lawns

  • Strimming and edging

  • Check drainage

  • Removing blown down trees in and around the estate


There will be other duties required and the candidate must be flexible and adaptable to change in this role.



Start Date: End March 2018


Salary: Excellent


Accommodation: A 2 bedroom property on the estate initially – all bills and council tax to be covered by the candidate.

Then moving into a flat within the main property - stunning views.


Job Number: 47711



Consultant: Lesley Jones –

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