The role will look after all the reactive and planned estates maintenance required on the University estate using both in-house trade staff and external contractors.
This is a challenging role working at a University with a significant academic reputation set in beautiful surroundings. The opportunity gives a huge variety & interest in the job which will attract an individual who works well in a team, can motivate staff & is driven to provide the very best service possible. The post-holder will manage a large maintenance budget & will be a significant part of the University support services in delivering estates maintenance to ensure that the campus & its wider estate continue to offer a high quality environment that is attractive to prospective students, current students & staff in a well presented, safe & legally compliant manner. The post-holder will require essential excellent interpersonal skills, have a strong team history of leadership, organisation & management. They will have a background in maintenance & construction related activities (surveying, construction, construction consultancy services). They will be motivated, diligent & will work flexibly to embrace ongoing challenges in a very competitive & dynamic Higher Education Sector.