The Canal & River Trust is one of the UK’s largest charities, we maintain 2,000 miles of historic canals, rivers, docks and reservoirs, along with museums, archives and the country’s third largest collection of protected historic buildings preserving them for future generations.
Our waterways are exciting, vibrant places to work and we are always looking to expand our teams for the better.
We are currently looking for two strong Facilities Supervisors for our fantastic Newark and Gloucester sites.
These roles will involve :
Knowledge, Skills / Qualifications & Experience
To succeed in this role, it is important that you are a problem solver. You will approach issues and situations that arise with an ability to consider the whole issue, the impact on people and organisation, and work with others to find a solution.
As you will be working with minimal supervision and to deadlines whilst dealing with a variety of stakeholders from across the organisation you will thrive working independently and care about delivering excellent customer service.
You must have the appropriate knowledge, experience of administration, facilities and office management. This role requires a degree of physical task delivery and ability to move and organise office equipment, receive deliveries etc is necessary.
In addition, you will possess the practical / technical skill and knowledge to ensure that you can effectively manage the role, and deliver on day to day requirements, including computer skills - Microsoft Office and knowledge of SAP.
In this role you may be planning for the day, week or months ahead for an activity, it is therefore essential that you have strong and evident planning & organising skills.
As you will work, support, and manage relationships with internal stakeholders from across the organisation, and external stakeholders too, your professional and approachable manner, and flexible attitude to new tasks is also necessary.
Accountabilities include :
Closing date : 23 : 59, 14th March 2021
Interview date(s) : Week commencing 22nd March 2021
Interview Location : Due to social distancing requirements & government guidance our interviews are currently being conducted virtually using MS Teams
What We Offer
In addition to your annual salary we offer a competitive contributory DC Pension scheme arrangement, and numerous other employee benefits which can be found .
We aim to represent the diverse communities we are part of and welcome applicants from across all sectors of the community.
We strongly believe that a diverse workforce brings with it a diversity of ideas, thinking and ways of working which enhances what we do.
When you join the Canal & River Trust you become a member of an engaged team working to preserve our heritage for future generations.
Come and put your skills to use on our waterways!