300 North Limited
My client is recruiting for a Facilities Manager to be based in Slough. The purpose of the role is to act as the single point of contact for nominated 2 schools regarding service delivery taking ownership of all issues and liaising with other staff to provide timely responses and solutions. You will do this by managing on site teams including caretakers, grounds, cleaners and specialist subcontractors. You will also establish a close working relationship with the client, council, schools and community groups. The role has good scope for growth as more contracts are coming online, creating a good career path for promotion.
The annual salary is £33,000, weekly hours 37.5.
Provide direct line management and leadership to caretakers and cleaners at nominated 3 schools and to grounds manager and operatives
Ensure safe systems of work are implemented at all times
Management of rota’s, non-attendance, return to work interviews and disciplinary procedure of superintendents and cleaners
Frequent recorded monitoring/audit of sites to review standards and performance
Ensure Risk Assessments / Method Statements are in place
Ensure service delivery is in accordance with the contract and budgets
Manage all HR issues within your teams in accordance with corporate policies and consultation with your line manager, local HR contact and central HR.
Ensure all appropriate CRB clearance and any relevant training is fulfilled in accordance with role requirements
Work with others e.g. compliance manager to improve customer service via continuous improvement plans
Work closely with colleagues, particularly Service Delivery Manager, the Catering manager and Hard FM Manager to ensure a co-ordinated service approach
The ideal candidate will have:
A strong FM background – ideally managing cleaners and caretakers
Able to pass an enhanced DBS check
Experience working in a school or managing a multi-site contract
Strong customer service skills