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Facilities Manager

Posted 8 March by Easy Web Recruitment Ended
Facilities Manager 

Location: Zotefoams Croydon 
Type: Permanent 
Department: General Management 
Job type : Full time 
Salary: Circa £42,000 subject to experience 

Our client are UK based global leaders in a highly technical niche area of polymer based manufacturing. They are pioneers of leading edge processing technology and supply blue chip clients in the aerospace, aviation and automotive markets. They are enjoying a period of strong, sustained growth and are investing in our manufacturing capacity. 

About role

Provide continuity of service for the maintaining and upkeep of Croydon site facilities Develop existing site services Manage Site Services day to day operations (aligned with the requirements of the Engineering Management Dept) 

The post holder will: 

- Ensure that Health & Safety risks/hazards are reported, communicated and controlled and, where needed, safe working procedures are developed, implemented and communicated in agreement with Engineering Management. 
- Ensure all site services tasks are undertaken in line with company procedures and policies to ensure the health, safety and welfare of employees and contractors whilst working in the plant. 
- Ensure good standards of housekeeping and hygiene are set and effectively maintained to minimise risk to site personnel. 
- Work closely with the Maintenance Management team to ensure that maximum effectiveness of the plant is achieved and downtime is minimised. 
- Identify continual improvement areas in site services performance. 
- Manage external suppliers and contractors including maintenance, security and cleaning. 
- Manage and review service contracts to ensure value for money and that facility management needs are being met 
-Ensure compliance with Health and Safety legislation, Fire Safety regulations and statutory requirements and maintain records thereof. 
- Conduct competitive tender processes for all service vendors as required and at agreed intervals Management a budget of £150,000 

Knowledge and Skills: 

- Experience managing engineers or contractors 
- Working in a facilities role and of delivering a service of a similar nature 
- Working with external suppliers 
- Experienced in budget management while identifying cost savings or avoidance 
- UK facilities legislation 
- Proactive problem-solving approach and a ‘can do’ attitude 
- Well-developed communication & interpersonal skills 
- Work on own initiative 
- Work well under pressure 
- Manage multiple projects and priorities 
- Time management and planning 
- Well organised and flexible 
- Strong organizational and administrative skills 
- Microsoft Office skills 
- Experience managing engineers or contractors 
- Working in a facilities role and of delivering a service of a similar nature 
- Working with external suppliers 
- Experienced in budget management while identifying cost savings or avoidance 

They are seeking to fill the role of Facilities Manager. This is a newly created post for the ideal candidate to manage the facilities function within the company and is a great opportunity for an experienced person to come in and make their mark. 

Other information

They regret they can only consider applicants that have the right to work in the UK. 

You may have experience of the following: Facilities Manager, Management, Facilities Supervisor, Area Manager, Site Management, Manufacturing, Change Management, Maintenance Supervisor, Production Supervisor, Manufacturing Supervisor, etc. 

This vacancy is being advertised by Zotefoams’ resourcing partner Easy Web Recruitment. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of gender, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion, or belief, and we confirm that we will gladly accept all applications.

Reference: 34634049

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