Kier Workplace Services provides specialist teams and technology solutions to help plan, manage and improve our clients’ workplaces.
This provides our clients with access to solutions not readily available in their own organisations. It also enables our clients to focus on their core business, while Kier takes care of the rest.
Our key clients include the Royal Opera House, Royal Shakespeare Company, Legal and General, Kent County Council, Oldham Council, BAE and the London Borough of Southwark.
We also work with a number of schools and academies, the Welsh Government and hold a major contract with the NHS in Yorkshire and Humber.
Technical Manager We are currently seeking a Technical Manager to work upon a contract we hold with Norwood Care Homes. Key responsibilities
To ensure the effective delivery of both the Hard and Soft Facility Management Services in accordance with the Norwood Contract, manufacturing literature and operational programmes
Responsible for delivering, managing and ensuring contract compliance with Planned Preventative Maintenance (PPM) and Reactive Maintenance requirements at Contract Sites.
To deliver effective day to day management and liaison with construction / contractor / supplier teams at the Norwood sites to identify and resolve any operational issues that may affect and impact on the Care Home process and plan appropriate actions in conjunction with the client and the FM SLT to prevent disruption
To ensure that Health, Safety, Environmental, Hygiene and other legislative requirements are in place, up to date and meet statutory, Company and contractual requirements at all sites.
To lead direct report; Multi-Skilled Engineer Supervisor, Site Managers including Soft Service Manager, Facilities Coordinator, FM Staff and sub-
contractors in line with the Company and Contract operational plans.
To effectively manage a delegated budget and systems in line with company policies and procedures ensuring that financial regulations are followed.
To support the Senior Management team in driving quality and efficiency in service delivery by following the company’s robust procurement process.
To maintain and enhance the company’s reputation for quality by ensuring that company standards in all services are achieved and maintained.
To take steps to remedy any issues which are highlighted and share good practice
Key Skills and Qualifications :
Proven FM (Hard / Soft) Operational Management experience in similar environment / s.
Ability to work under pressure
Experience of leading a business through mobilisation and conducting site-based contract inductions for clients and end users alike
Track record of achieving results
Strong communication and influencing skills at all levels.
Strong leadership skills with the ability to motivate others to achieve results.
Experience of training, developing and coaching people within service teams
Health and Safety Qualification (CITB SMSTS / IOSH / NEBOSH)
Compliance with Safe working practises
Analysis and presentation of management reporting data
Enthusiastic, takes the initiative, assertive, organised, open-minded, able to judge and prioritise and result orientated
Knowledge of the secondary education service arena
Ability to gain and hold the respect of others.
Must have a can do’ attitude; be articulate, able to drive change
Have a flexible approach and be willing to adapt to new styles of management
Implementing new systems
Please note the successful candidate will be subject to an Enhanced DBS check
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Kier Group UKFull TimeFixed Term Contract