Housing Maintenance Manager - MoD Wattisham

Recruiter
Conrad Consulting Ltd
Location
Ipswich
Salary
£21000 - £28000/annum Pension scheme
Posted
09 Jul 2017
Closes
08 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an experienced Housing Maintenance Manager to join a major FM company working within the MoD at Wattisham near Ipswich. You will be responsible for the property maintenance of a portfolio of MoD properties and infrastructure within a designated area. You will also manage Supply Chain to ensure that all statutory, mandatory and reactive performance indicators are consistently achieved within area of responsibility.

We are also looking for a Junior Trainee for the same position!

Technical Responsibilities
* Oversee the effective, compliant and timely delivery of void preparation, maintenance and response works in accordance with Government Regulatory and Statutory undertakings, complying with all Health & Safety and Environmental standards and policies.
* Monitor Supply Chain service delivery, value for money, quality and safe working to ensure all performance indicators are consistently achieved.
* Review Risk Assessments and Method Statements to ensure they are to an acceptable standard.
* Review site risk registers, follow maintenance and management processes and notify Management of any defects on equipment or systems.
* Undertake inspections on the service delivery in accordance with the levels defined for an agreed area and all issues are recorded and actioned accordingly
* Ensure that M&E equipment, boilers and the like, are correctly set to work (controls set back for frost protection or heating systems drained and disabled), tested and commissioned. Witnessing the commissioning and testing of new equipment is being carried out by competent supply chain operatives.
* Ensure empty properties (voids) are inspected regularly and meet the required standard
* Ensure compliance with the Asbestos register and management plan and, where required, take on the duties of Asbestos Responsible Person
* Ensure compliance with the Legionella management plan and, where required, take on the duties of Legionella Responsible Person
* Act as first point of contact for properties within the portfolio and liaise with operational management to ensure outstanding works are tracked to completion

Essential Requirements
* Demonstrable experience of managing and supervising staff in Construction, Property Maintenance or related field including:
o Management of the operational delivery of Housing Property Management tasks
o Leading an operational team to achieve KPIs
o Planning, directing and controlling activities
o Management of Safe Systems of Work
* Demonstrable experience of working in a collaborative environment.
* Experience of supervising site operations, including:
o Planning, directing and controlling activities
o Agreeing scope and priorities of work
o Proactive performance management
o Ability to solve problems and make decisions
* HND level qualification in a Building/Civil Engineering or Electrical/ Mechanical Engineering or a related discipline or equivalent experience
* Management level qualification in H&S and Environment (e.g. SMSTS)
* Continuing Professional Development

Desirable Requirements
* Significant practical experience in Construction, Property Maintenance or related field including:
o Experience of operating in an MOD environment
o Working knowledge of CDM regulations
o Experience of the Asbestos at Work Act, DDA, energy performance, Sustainability etc.
o NEC3 contract requirements
* Familiarity with geography and establishments within area of responsibility
* Associate Member of British Institute of Facilities Management
* Accredited training qualification in :
o Asbestos Responsible Person
o Legionella Responsible Person
o Authorised Person Training
o Emergency First Aid
o Fire Safety
* Familiarisation with:
o WorkManager applications
o Developed IT skills (e.g. Excel, Word etc.)

If your CV clearly demonstrates the above then apply now.

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