Maintenance and Small Works Manager

GBP40000.00 - GBP40000.00 per annum + Pension
28 Sep 2018
19 Oct 2018
Thomas Noel
Contract Type
Full Time

Job opportunity - South London Council, Maintenance and Small works Manager of commercial property.

Your new company

A south London local authority, great transport links, parking and exceptional staff benefits is seeking a proactive and organised maintenance and small works manager to join their team on a permanent basis

Your new role

A diverse role encompassing the many facets of maintenance and small works management, the successful candidate will need to be familiar with a wide array of building services and best practices involved within them

Duties to include but not limited to:

  • Overseeing the planned and reactive maintenance of the central office.
  • Managing the on site contractors associated with maintenance and small works projects that take place
  • Ability to manage the procurement process of external suppliers for small works, ensuring competitive pricing of jobs e.t.c.
  • Liaising with other departments within the council, in relation to understanding their needs and orchestrating office moves where necessary.

What you'll need to succeed


  • HND/HNC in a building services discipline or C&G level 3 or equivalent with relevant experience.
  • Knowledge of statutory compliance within building services
  • Knowledge of procurement processes and best value initiatives
  • Knowledge of Health and safety, statutory compliance, risk assessment & CDM
  • UK Driving Licence.


  • Previous Experience within a local government/public sector environment.
  • Recognised project management qualifications (e.g Prince 2)
  • Experience using project management software
  • Evidence of budget control and planning budgetary requirements for tender and bids processes

What you'll get in return
Annual salary of c£40000, enrolment on the Local government pension scheme (LGPS) - defined benefits pension scheme Annual leave entitlement starts at 26 days annual leave per annum, which rises to 31 days after 5 years continuous local government service. Bank holidays are on top of this

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