Head of Hard Services



Ref: GSi50507

Head of Hard Services

A London Borough are seeking a Head of Hard Services for an 12 Month FTC to help with the formation of in house FM service Team.  In this position you will provide a comprehensive Hard Services maintenance and project management support service to the Council's property portfolio, with responsibility for efficient operation of the Councils properties. The role will require a proactive and practical hands on approach to the requirements of this role, this will involve both office based works and inspection of the council's facilities and sites on a regular basis.The role includes responsibility for managing all aspects of both pre programmed and reactive maintenance of existing and future Hard Services (Building Services and Building Fabric) installations in accordance with good industry standards associated with statutory compliance legislation and the management of the efficient operation of the facilities. Duties will include:

  • Undertaking the line management of the Hard Services team personnel, setting time bound objectives and providing advice and mentoring as appropriate.
  • Identifying and developing, in conjunction with the Assistant Director Property and Facilities, a strategy for the transfer of the existing outsourced Hard Services management contract to a new service model.
  • Financial management of resources allocated for Hard Services.

The role is £55k - £60k FTC for 12 months and the the closing date is 6th January 2019

How to Apply

To apply for this role, please submit an up to date copy of your CV, along with a Supporting Statement that addresses the criteria set out in the person specification, using examples to demonstrate how you meet the essential requirements. Please provide your home, work, mobile and email contact details and let us know of any dates when you are not available or where you may have difficulty with the indicative timetable. You should also provide the names, positions, organisations and contact details for two referees, one of whom should be your current or most recent employer. If you do not wish us to approach your referees without your prior permission, please state this clearly.

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Contact details
Anton Ramdhanie: 07384 253674