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Head of Maintenance

  • Sector:

    Facilities & Property Management

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  • Salary:

    £300 - 350 per day

  • Contact:

    Marcus May

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  • Published:

    17 days ago

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Build Recruitment are working with a Public Sector client to make the key appointment of Head of Maintenance for a 3 - 6 month contract £300 - £350 umbrella PAYE per day.

Due to a significant and positive period of change my client requires a Head of Maintenance to help mobilise and deliver the Short and Long Term Maintenance Plans and to ensure that the key objectives are achieved.

Reporting in to the Deputy Director of Facilities Management The Head of Maintenance will lead a large team of in-house maintenance staff to deliver a multi-million pound back-log maintenance programme of work as well as well as MEP service and infra-structure projects and programme management.

The Head of Maintenance will lead in the development of capital M&E and infra-structure Options, strategies, and investment programmes to promote a positive PPM programme of work and minimise unnecessary reactive works, with a view to eroding the dependency on MEP systems in the long term.

Key to the success of this role will see the Head of Maintenance develop complimentary MEP and Infra-structure methodologies that will enable the client to positively explore the ongoing need to right size its estate, while supporting the potential for growth and reducing the dependency of fossil fuel-based utilities.

About you:

It is expected that applicants will have:

  • Minimum degree level or higher (or equivalent experience) in a discipline aligned with Estates and Facilities Management (Mech or Elec, Building Services etc.)
  • A working knowledge of property related legislation and formal procedures i.e. rating, service contracts, utilities management etc.
  • A proven track record at a senior level of managing large scale or complex multi-stakeholder M&E Services /Infra-structure projects including a proven record of achieved delivery through a "customer focused" service.

This opportunity will be made permanent, and the successful interim would be welcome to apply.

My client is looking for a well organised and thorough Maintenance Manager who possesses excellent communication skills, high level stakeholder management experience and who demonstrates a collaborative style of working.

To apply for this position, please contact Marcus May on 07951 786 236

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