Ireland

Maintenance Team Worker

A maintenance team worker will help in the upkeep and maintenance of the OM Ireland property including all buildings and grounds. The five acre property consists of the main house with six guest rooms, three chalets, and a two-story office block. This person should be task oriented with a servant’s heart and passion about practical work for the Lord. All OM staff secure their own funding by private donations.

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Requirements

Skills:
- Maintenance experience is required 
- Any practical experience  such as gardening, carpentry, electrics, plumbing is beneficial
- Pleasant and effective people skills
- Knowledge on Microsoft Office including Excel, Word, and Outlook or the willingness to learn

Main Tasks:
- Maintaining all areas of Lacken House… all practical areas such as plumbing, lighting, etc.
- Maintaining all equipment including lawn mowers, stoves, refrigerators, etc
- Maintaining Shed and all tools, including ordering new ones
- Coordinating rubbish disposal for House, Guests, and Offices
- Connect with local volunteers for practical work around Lacken House
- Plan and manage the practical work of volunteers and other staff

Start Date

As soon as possible

Commitment Length

1-2 Years

All jobs/opportunities on this site are unsalaried. Most people joining OM have to raise financial support to cover their living expenses, usually through gifts from home churches and other supporters.

Photos from Ireland

Stories from Ireland

Reaching the community

The Bailie family serve with their local church as part of OM in Ireland's Philippian Project.

The end of the road

“Road ends are there for a reason,” says Hannah. “Otherwise, we would forever be on the same track and never experience so many of the wonderful adventures and lessons in life. Without road ends, you’d probably never take the time to glance back and see where you came from.”

The story of Lacken House

In 2008, OM Ireland purchased Lacken House to be their headquarters. Ten years and hundreds of people later, the team continues to minister from the heart of Ireland.

Largest St. Patrick's Challenge

In 2019, OM Ireland hosted its largest St. Patrick's outreach.

Where you are

Local volunteers Jarlath and Thiago have found ways to use their practical skills for God's Kingdom through the OM Ireland office.

God snagged my attention

“I did a lot of thinking and praying. I thought about my fears, my hopes and dreams for the future. I thought about my fears about my hopes and dreams for the future. I let whatever emotion come that would come,” says Hannah. “I let the tears come if they wanted. Only the sheep, fields and river were there to see them. I let any – and every – thought come up, pouring it out before God…and then I left it there for Him to take control.”