Maintenance Manager

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14 May 2017
13 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Client based in Bedford is currently looking for an experienced Maintenance Manager. You will be responsible for providing all customers and employees with a safe, secure and comfortable environment by maintaining the hotel’s assets through ongoing preventive maintenance programs.

• Maintains facilities and equipment by conducting inspections on a regular basis to determine need and extent of service, equipment required, type of operation, and maintenance needed.
• Operates with detailed check-list for daily and periodic checks of all areas to ensure a safe and functional plant
• Ensures adherence to applicable laws by meeting with government and insurance inspectors. Establish and maintain a good relationship with local authorities such as Fire Officers, Police and Environmental Health Inspectors.
• Keeps all mechanical, electrical, and structural blueprints and diagrams up to date; maintains library of part lists, maintenance manuals, reference books, catalogues, etc.
• Determines if work should be done internally or through external contractors
• Schedules maintenance team in accordance with plan
• Assigns work orders by priority, and delegates duties and supervises work
• Maintains logs and journals for all utilities, reviews meter readings and regulates controls
• Designs and supervises recycling programmes for aluminium, paper, plastic, glass, etc.
• Prepares the operating budget for engineering, recommends items to be included in the hotel’s capital budget, and insures adherence with approved budget
• Ensures all Risk Assessments are up to date and creates new where required.
• Is well updated on, and possesses solid knowledge of the following:
- Hotel fire, bomb and emergency procedures
- Hotel health and safety policies and procedures
• Screens, interviews and selects potential staff for the department

Desirable Skills -
Ideally Hotel background and have a specialist area e.g Electrics/Plumbing