DIO Permanent Joint Operating Bases (PJOBs) Area Manager

Overseas - Falkland Islands, Mount Pleasant Airbase
£51,913 + £6,000 allowance
27 Feb 2019
27 Mar 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

DIO Regional Delivery Overseas is offering a unique opportunity to work in high tempo environments, delivering professional and effective contract services and support to our diverse customer teams across British Forces South Atlantic Islands.

The Area Manager position is responsible to the Deputy Head PJOBs and Far East Overseas for the delivery of hard and soft FM services across South Atlantic Islands (including Ascension Island) within a joint services environment.

This is a challenging post which brings an opportunity to deliver high profile works on a busy and complex overseas estate which is unique within the MOD.

The Role

Spanning 4000 miles of the South Atlantic, from Ascension Island to the Falkland Islands, it will involve the operation and maintenance of a small township including all its utility provision 8000 miles from the UK, as well as the sustainment of the isolated staging post on Ascension Island 4000 miles to the North. Working within a challenging environment and delivering to a senior customer embedded within a joint service team, there are endless developmental and career enhancing opportunities.

A variety of on-going projects include: Power Station Replacement, Fuels Infrastructure Recovery Program, Remote Radar Head Accommodation Replacement, Recycling Centre construction, road works and potential estates rationalisation/accommodation upgrades.

Management of a team of approximately 16 personnel with a mixture of UK Based Civilians, Military and Locally Employed Civilian staff. Direct line manager for 1 x C1 and 1 x OF4.

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Benefits include:

  • Accommodation at Mount Pleasant Complex (MPC) will be allocated for all continuity posts, married accompanied personnel will be entitled to housing and single unaccompanied will be provided within the Officers Mess (all accommodation and utilities are free of charge) School provision (primary at MPC and secondary available in Stanley) Professional and Personal Development of skills Flexi-time scheme upon completion of 6 months service Alternative working practices
  • Highly competitive pension scheme

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