Salary: Up to £38,000 depending on experience

Shift hours: Full Time

This is a fantastic opportunity to further your Facilities Management career. We require an enthusiastic and experienced Facilities Manager to oversee the delivery of all Maintenance, Lifecycle and Compliance over 3 schools as part of our Merton Schools PFI contract. This is an excellent opportunity to showcase your technical knowledge and project management skills within a growing IFM business. The role will be site based and you will need to be available to respond and deal with any incidents as part of a staff on-call rota system.

This role is subject to Safer Recruitment checks and the successful applicant will be required to complete a DBS.

Rise with Sodexo

  • Act as the interface between the client and Contract Director, ensuring the efficient and compliant delivery of hard services on site.
  • Oversee the day to day management of the maintenance and operation of the technical services on site, including electrical, plumbing and general maintenance
  • Lead and develop a team of Sodexo Maintenance Operatives as well as external subcontractors.
  • Take the lead on delivery of all lifecycle as well the management of projects outside of the contract scope.
  • Deliver operational excellence across all Sodexo services
  • Management of the operational procedures and maintenance activities ensuring that all Statutory and non-Statutory planned activities are undertaken within agreed timescales
  • Ensure that corrective maintenance and reactive works are carried out within the contractual KPIs
  • Ensure that work is carried out in accordance with legislation, codes of practice, manufacturer’s recommendations, HSE recommendations and meets prescribed standards in the contract
  • To formulate, develop and implement systems that will ensure the schools are maintained and operated to their optimum efficiency
  • Ensure the highest levels of Health and Safety are achieved across the site
  • Demonstrable technical and project management experience and/or qualification in building/engineering services
  • Experience of leading a similar skilled team in a multi-disciplined environment
  • Technical/Engineering background, with proven track record on established maintenance practices.
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal, with ability to work with very senior client figures
  • Proficient IT skills, including Excel, Word & Microsoft Office
  • Available to respond to out of normal hours emergency situations
  • Hold a current IOSH or equivalent certification
  • Must satisfy an Enhanced DBS check.

Reference: SDX/TP/RF5927/SU

Location: London, England