Facilities Manager

Arbour Resources
Woodbridge, Suffolk
14 Jul 2017
13 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

On behalf of our Client Arbour Resources are recruiting for a ~




A great opportunity to join a great company who own 2 Hotels in the area and become their Facilities Manager overseeing the departments of Maintenance / Grounds / Housekeeping

Responsible to meet all areas of responsibility within these key departments and ensure maintenance and compliances are met throughout

Each Hotel has a Maintenance Manager + Assistant and a Head Housekeeper and you will guide the team to keeping to the required "facility" standards within both properties

You may possibly be a Maintenance Manager looking to take a next step up the "ladder of success" and this may be just the opportunity you are looking for

Both Hotels work to high levels of guest service and hence the need for no compromises on the standards offered throughout and the processes required to meet the required specifications in these three key areas

As Facilities Manager you'll be responsible for the effective management of all engineering and maintenance operations within the hotel and grounds

You will be responsible for the development of the Maintenance Team and ensuring all compliance and legislation, health & safety targets are achieved

You will ~

  • Lead the Maintenance Teams in the day-to-day operations of the hotel, including service standards, equipment schedules, and work schedules
  • Communicate with Housekeeping to coordinate and prioritise maintenance activities for Guest rooms and public areas
  • Develop systems and procedures to ensure the health and safety of Guests and Team Members, as well as the proper conditions for plants, machinery, and property
  • Prepare maintenance budgets for each department
  • Perform daily checks around the hotel
  • Project Management
  • Identify and introduce environmentally-friendly systems and equipment
  • Continued development of effective systems and procedures
  • Manage all Team Member related activities, including recruitment, performance management, training, career planning, disciplinary matters, and team motivation
  • Diagnose, maintain, and repair equipment within the hotel
  • Ensure good relationships are built with internal and external customers
  • Maintenance of all hotel fixtures and fittings to ensure they are in safe condition and take action when any unsafe situations arise
  • Meeting Health, Safety & Hygiene regulations as required by law

You will need to come from a background that gives you ~

  • Excellent knowledge of building maintenance management
  • Good knowledge of Budgeting & Costings
  • Project Management
  • Committed to delivering a high level of customer service
  • Strong leadership skills and previous experience of managing a team
  • Ideally from a "Hotel" background
  • Skilled to lead by example and work "on the floor" as required
  • Qualification in engineering field
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Previous experience of facilities management ~ Hotel Ideally
  • Proficient, at an advanced level, with computers and relevant computer programs

If you feel that your skills match this vacancy, then we would love to hear from you.

More detail can be offered on successful application.

Important : ~ Sorry but due to the number of applications we receive we will only be able to contact you should your skill set and experience match our clients requirements for this position.