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Estates Manager (Maintenance)

The Finegreen Group
North West England
Band 7
Closing date
3 Dec 2021

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Specialist Area
Estates, property
Job Level
Manager / Supervisor
Public Sector
Contract Type
Interim, contract & temporary
Full Time
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An exciting opportunity has arisen, supporting a large NHS organisation as an Estates Manager.

The post will be in the North West, initially on an interim basis for 12 months, with the possibility of extension, at a Band 7. The client will consider people with the right skill set, irrelevant of whether or not they have NHS experience.

The post holder will be responsible for the development and implementation of the engineering planned preventative maintenance system, including continuous performance monitoring against KPI’s to meet service delivery and statutory legislation.

Main Responsibilities:
  • Responsible for provision of technical services, advice and guidance to maintenance teams, project teams, designers, consultants, and contractors working on the Estate;
  • Oversee the appointment, management and monitoring of contractors undertaking planned preventative maintenance activities;
  • Develop and monitor the annual life cycle maintenance programme;
  • Critically evaluate design criteria, solutions and advise Directors on compliance issues;
  • Conduct high-level briefing of technical requirements and assimilation of information into specifications, drawings, and other tender documentation;
  • Present technical papers to board members and committees, ensuring understanding across all levels;
  • Responsible for the Management of Engineering Estates budgets and Contracts, requisition materials, equipment, and certify invoices and receipts in accordance with estates practice;
  • Support and deliver extensive backlog and minor works projects technical requirements, ensuring complex technical issues are resolved;
  • Monitor and ensure that the operation and maintenance of Estates services, buildings & building service installations comply with health service requirements & statutory instruments;
  • Liaise with all statutory bodies, local authorities, and utilities;
  • Author and execute the Estates Business Continuity Plans ensuring regular review and updates as the Estate changes, providing recommendations to the Head of Estates and Senior Estates Managers for improvements to the plan;
  • Ensure compliance for Continuing Professional Development by attending appropriate seminars, courses, websites and researching relevant literature;
  • Ensure the implementation of appropriate Health and Safety training where necessary and the utilisation of necessary equipment to reduce/eliminate personal risks and ensure contractual compliance by all site agents, staff, and contractors;
  • Investigate Estates related incidents, write reports as required, ensuring that all necessary actions are carried out to resolve the problem.
A successful candidate will have:
  • Must have had operational control of a budget of £1M+;
  • Experience of carrying out technical and non-technical audits to ISO 9001:2008 criteria;
  • In depth working knowledge of building and engineering systems and theoretical principles across building, mechanical, electrical, and electronic systems;
  • A high level of technical experience within building and engineering environments.


For further information on this role please contact Donna Larder on 0161 241 9674 and send a copy of your CV to


The Finegreen Group are a leading independent recruitment consultancy for both Interim and Permanent appointments in various disciplines and market sectors throughout the UK & overseas, with specific strength within the Healthcare and Education sectors.

Our Estates & Facilities division manages a database of immediately available, cost effective, fully referenced candidates with significant experience of the following ;

  • Executive & Director level
  • Soft Facilities Management
  • Hard Facilities Management
  • Surveying and Property Management
  • Engineering (including Building Services and Maintenance)
  • Health and Safety / CDM
  • Project Management
  • Energy & Environmental Management
  • Fleet & Logistics
  • Procurement
  • Bid & Contract Management
  • Compliance
  • Change Management
  • Consultancy
  • Business Development

Please visit our web-site to view brief candidate profiles or to view our latest vacancies.

Find Us
0345 130 4006
Universal Square
Devonshire Street North
Greater Manchester
M12 6JH
United Kingdom
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