IHG Painter and Decorator in London, United Kingdom


At InterContinental® Hotels & Resorts our role is to put the glamour into international travel. That’s where you come in. When you’re part of the InterContinental Hotels & Resorts brand you’re more than just a job title. Join us as a Painter and Decorator for our Engineering team. You’ll have ambition, talent and obviously, some key skills.

As our Painter and Decorator your main role is to support the Engineering function of the hotel, ensuring that all areas internal and external are in good decorative condition which reflects the 5 star standard of the hotel.

  • Undertake both responsive and planned maintenance of painting and decorating services

  • Adopt a proactive approach by carrying out a regular walk round the hotel and grounds to ensure potential fabric repairs are dealt with promptly

  • Have knowledge of and operate hotel security and emergency procedures

  • Undertake work in relation to all types of wall papering, dry lining damaged walls and paint remove with appropriate equipment

  • Liaise with Housekeeping and Hotel management team to carry out required painting, decoration and general maintenance duties

  • Carry out ad hoc maintenance work

  • Respect guests’ privacy at all times

  • Carry out work on ad hoc projects using your skills and knowledge to ensure the most efficient and effective outcome for the hotel’s

  • Use, operate and store all tools, equipment and materials safely and securely to comply with statutory regulations e.g. COSHH and Health and Safety at Work Act.

  • Carry out checks of materials at least weekly, keeping stock levels to the minimum necessary to maintain continuity of service

  • Maintain operational standards to the highest possible level in respect of service, hygiene, health and safety and ensure that there is minimal wastage.

In return for your hard work, you can look forward to a highly competitive salary and benefits package – including uniform, laundry, meals on duty, pension scheme and health cash plan to name a few. What’s more, because your career will be as unique as you are, we’ll give you all the tailored support you need to make a great start, be involved and grow.

And because the InterContinental Hotels & Resorts brand belongs to the IHG® family of brands, you’ll also benefit from all of the opportunities that come from being part of a successful, global hospitality company with over 4800 hotels in over 100 countries around the world.

So whoever you are, whatever you love doing, bring your passion to the InterContinental Hotels & Resorts brand and IHG and we’ll make sure you’ll have room to be yourself. Find out more about joining us today by going to careers.ihg.com

We are an equal opportunities employer.

We are an equal opportunities employer.



  • Must have pride in their job

  • Must be a good listener

  • Must be committed to helping people and ‘Going that extra mile’

  • Must be willing to learn the ‘Legal & Technical’ side of the job

  • Seeks out new experiences

  • Team player

  • Offers solutions and shows examples

  • Willing to take the lead

  • For their appearance and actions whilst on duty

  • Willing to make ‘On the spot decisions’ based on knowledge and experience

  • Willing to oversee contractors

  • To provide Help & Assistance where & when it is needed

  • To commit to finish a task

  • Willing to do ‘What’s right’

  • Willing to ‘Step forward’ and offer assistance

  • Willing to teach others

Job: Hotel General Management

Location: GBR-London - Central-London

Requisition ID: R147173