Job descriptionFacilities Manager
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000
We have an exciting opportunity for a Facilities Manager to join the existing team of an established onsite manufacturer who is global leader in the design and manufacture of their product. This role will be reporting directly into the Production Manager and they are looking for a hands-on candidate that enjoys Management of the team as much as getting stuck in to the day to day Maintenance of a busy factory.
The role will be to manage your team and keep equipment and premises in good working order, clean and tidy. You need to ensure you manage jobs efficiently while maintaining a safe working environment. You will also be responsible for organising contractor visits to maintain and service machinery. You will be required to have a background as an Engineer in order assist the team with routine maintenance of the equipment and building.
•Have a clear plan and allocate the correct jobs to yourself and your staff in line with skills
•Plan and implement improvements to working practice in order to increase productivity and efficiency.
•Keep the equipment in good, safe, working order
•Coordinating and performing routine maintenance on factory equipment including saw, forklifts, welding units, press, guillotine, drill and hand tools.
•Arrange replacements when required.
•Daily visual inspections
•PAT testing and record keeping
•Contribute to Health and Safety team meetings
•Keep the buildings in good condition
•Perform minor repairs and arrange major repairs
•Maintain the office boilers, heating system and ventilation.
•Keep the building watertight, perform or arrange roof and gutter maintenance
•The ideal candidate will be hands on, with a strong engineering or building background and will like their working environment to be extremely tidy and will find mess and disorder uncomfortable.
•Attention to detail, accurate and efficient with strong problem solving and time management skills.
•Self-starting and organised.