Amesbury is rapidly growing in terms of both population and infrastructure. As such, Amesbury Town Council have an exciting opportunity for a Maintenance Manager to join the team.

Job Title: Maintenance Manager

Location: Amesbury

Salary: £24,799 plus benefits

 Amesbury in South Wiltshire is a growing town with a current population of approximately 11,500. The Council are committed to providing a safe environment with facilities for all residents through an on-going programme of monitoring and maintenance.

Amesbury Town Council is seeking a Maintenance Manager to manage a team of people responsible for carrying out maintenance and repairs of council owned premises and amenities. You will also help maintain good levels of cleanliness and safety, to the benefit of the wider community in Amesbury.

Maintenance Manager – Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for maintenance and upkeep of Amesbury Town Council’s facilities and equipment
  • Perform daily and weekly inspections of facilities, open space and equipment (including vehicles) to ensure they are fully operational
  • Conduct risk assessments to identify possible hazards around facilities & open spaces
  • Design and implement procedures for effective and efficient maintenance operations
  • Lead the maintenance team including ensuring adequate cover with annual leave and delegation of tasks for resolution
  • Respond to emergency calls for maintenance
  • Ensure adherence with health and safety at work procedures and policies

 Maintenance Manager – Requirements:

  • 3 years’ minimum experience in construction or facility / maintenance management
  • Health & Safety Qualification – IOSH Managing Safely as a minimum
  • Experience in general maintenance and grounds maintenance
  • Electrical and/or plumbing qualifications are an advantage
  • Previous experience of managing people
  • Clean driving license
  • Able to work full time, 8am-4pm Monday - Friday

To submit you CV for this exciting Maintenance Manager opportunity, please click apply now

 This role may be suitable if you have previous experience as a Maintenance Supervisor, Maintenance Team Leader, Repairs Manager, Facilities Manager, Assistant Facilities Manager, Premises Manager, Head Caretaker or Maintenance Engineer.

Amesbury Town Council are proud to announce the contractor chosen for the building of the new Amebury History Centre, is The Boden Group.  Boden are a local business based on Solstice Park, with many years experience in the construction industry.

As with many construction companies, various tradesmen are required for the varied skills required to build such a project and The Boden Group will be using many local tradesmen, where possible.

Picture courtesy of Peter Horne, The Stonehenge Trader, showing the Mayor of Amesbury congratulating The Boden Group on being awarded the contract.

From left to right - Councillor Andrew Williams (Chair of History Centre Project Group), Councillor Fred Westmoreland (Mayor of Amesbury), Mr Andrew Beagley (Commercial Director of The Boden Group), Mrs Wendy Bown (Town Clerk to Amesbury Town Council), Councillor Roger Fisher, Mr Andy Stewart (Regional Manager for The Boden Group) and Councillor Rhod Evans (Deputy Mayor of Amesbury).  


The recent work to the Disc Golf Course on Stockport Avenue has been completed. 

The course has been created using R2 Fund (contributions from smaller developments around Amesbury)

The Pavilion was officially opened by the Mayor of Amesbury, Cllr Fred Westmoreland on Wednesday 24th July.  

Photo's courtesy of Amesbury Printing Company


The recent work to the Bonnymead Pavilion has been completed.

The Pavilion has been completely re-wired and two new water boilers have been installed.  The total cost of the revamp was just over £21,000.  Amesbury Town Council contributed £5,000 towards the project.  The rest of the money was from the Football Association, in the form of a grant. 

The Pavilion was officially  re-opened by the Deputy Mayor of Amesbury, Cllr Rhod Evans on Saturday 3rd August.

Photo's courtesy of Spencer Mullholland.


At the Annual meeting of Amesbury Town Council, Councillor Fred Westmoreland was dutifully elected as Mayor of Amesbury for 2019/20.  Councillor Rhod Evans was dutifully elected as Deputy Mayor of Amesbury for 2019/20.

 Photo courtesy of Amesbury Printing Company. 

Report from MoD Boscombe Down

No late night or unusual activity has been reported.  

You will appreciate that timings and plan do change but this is our current plan.  

Further information on Military Low Flying can be found on the government website:

Amesbury Youth Cafe


Redworth Club - Amesbury Sports Centre, 6pm to 9pm, Tuesday, Year 11+

Amesbury Baptist Church, 6.30pm to 8.30pm, Thursdays, Years 8 to 11

Redworth Club - Amesbury Sports Centre, 6pm to 9pm, Friday, Year 11+


Meet like minded people, relax, set your own agenda, exchange ideas, play YOUR music, prepare for power and change your world

Low Price Menu 

- Tea/Coffee/Toast, FREE

- Hot Dogs, 40p

See our Facebook page - Amesbury Youth Cafe, for details. 

Contact Amesbury Town Council

Amesbury Town Council
The Bowman Centre
Shears Drive

Phone: 01980 622999