Working holiday La Giraudiere

Builders Job Description

La Giraudiere France

Working Holiday
in France

Household Manager/manageress required

General builder and Property Maintenance
person required

 Location of La Giraudiere 

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Trade Requirements

You should have general building knowledge including the ability to paint, carry out basic woodwork,
knowledge of plumbing and electrical systems and instalations an advantage as required for the
 basic maintenance and upkeep of the apartments and buildings.
An up-to-date knowledge of current health and safety regulations respective to your country which would probably apply here in France if EU standard.

Personal Requirements

good communication skills
personal drive, initiative and resourcefulness
management and team leadership ability
problem-solving ability.
Team player.

Would be of assistance
Whilst a knowledge of French building regulations, systems and methods would be useful it is not necessary
as this can be learned during your contract.
A little knowledge of the French language would be useful
Maybe you have trained apprentices before or worked in a technical college
Driving License

When Needed
Need to fill three slots, each term is 13 weeks long,
You can apply for one slot or all three or maybe just a month or two, tell us what dates you are available on your application.
starting 25th February 2013 until the 27th May 2013 - Spring
 starting 21st May 2013 until the 19th August 2013 - Summer
 starting 13th August 2013 until the 11th November 2013 - Autumn

The Hours of Work
The volunteers/Interns start at 9.00 and work three days a week, Tuesday to Thursday. You would
be required to do the same but start half hour prior in order to prepare for the days work.
The volunteers/Interns finish at 5.00 again a further half hour for your self as time to ensure all tools, materials  and equipment is made safe and stored away correctly.

Monday and (or) Friday 6 hours required 9.00 - 12.00 or 2.00-5.00
(this time is for meetings, planning and preparing for the week to come)

Tuesday 8 Hours 8.30 - 1.00 Lunch 2.00 - 5.30
Wednesday 8 Hours 8.30 - 1.00 Lunch 2.00 - 5.30
Thursday 8 Hours 8.30 - 1.00 Lunch 2.00 - 5.30
The total hours required = 30 hours plus maybe needed for any emergencies or unforeseen problems.

Accommodation - Your own room
Bed Linen and toweling - changed once a week
Meals 3 a day
Group Excursions
Long weekends to do as you please
Internet access and WiFi
Help and Advice
French Lessons
The satisfaction of helping volunteers and interns - priceless

Would you like to apply?
Then email us your letter of application together with a CV/Resume and a photo and which
dates you are applying for and you will receive an application form
 email to
Working Holiday in France
La Giraudiere working holiday Project