London South Bank University (LSBU) is one of London's largest and oldest universities with over 23,000 students and 2,000 staff. Since 1892, the University has been providing vocationally-relevant, accredited and professionally recognised education. The University has a large and diverse Central London estate portfolio with over 20 buildings totalling 120,000m2 in size. LSBU has invested heavily in the development of the University estate over the last decade and has ambitious development plans.
Based within Estates and Academic Environment (EAE) the role will be responsible for the delivery of high-quality mechanical maintenance to the LSBU Group. LSBU Group is a family of education providers, led by London South Bank University. We work to a shared educational framework across secondary, further, higher education and beyond.
Reporting to the Maintenance & Energy Manager, the postholder will be assigned to the mechanical related contracts, acting as the client representative for all contracts and responsible for delivery of planned, corrective and reactive maintenance. You will also manage repairs which will involve ensuring quotations are value for money, arranging purchase orders, liaise with internal stakeholders to ensure repair works are not disruptive, inspection of works and undertake change control process of assets.
This is a role that will offer the individual real autonomy across a technically complex and varied portfolio. The successful candidate will possess a recognised mechanical building services qualification and have contractor management experience including chairing monthly performance/progress meetings. Previous experience with energy management processes and carbon reduction techniques would be advantageous.
For a confidential discussion please contact our advisor Matt Giles of The Management Recruitment Group.
Closing date for online applications is Sunday 15th May 2022.
The Management Recruitment Group has been exclusively retained for this campaign. All direct and third-party applications will be forwarded to them.