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Facilities Manager

  • Location: Warrington
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 4 months ago

  • Sector: Nuclear
  • Contact: Tim Millbank
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01942 323277
  • Duration: 2 years
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 24 May 2021
  • Job Ref: 1034617
To support with a high-profile project, NRL are looking for a Facilities Manager to work on a nuclear construction project in Warrington. This is a long term contract opportunity inside of IR35.

The Role:
To manage a range of building and general support services within the Facilities Department, to plan and programme office rearrangements and to ensure a safe working environment within the area of responsibility.

  1. Provide ‘hands-on’ support in maintaining the building and its facilities. Manage/supervise building and general services maintenance and provide regular feedback on current work to the Support Services Manager.
  2. Carry out risk assessments whenever required and issue permits to work within own area of responsibility.
  3. Plan office rearrangements in conjunction with the appropriate management, maintain all current floor plans and modify where required to new arrangements using AutoCAD or other drawing tool.
  4. Work as part of the team in providing a flexible service and be available whenever possible for silent hours emergencies.
  5. Comply with all current Health, Safety and Environmental regulations and report any breaches via the appropriate reporting routes.
  6. Provide and maintain office furniture as required and keep Support Service Manager informed of requirements for new items.

You will need:
  • Formal qualifications/experience in a discipline appropriate to the role.
  • Full knowledge of  Health, Safety and Environmental practices, and relevant H&S legislation
  • Sound knowledge of commercial procedures relating to specification, competitive quotation and supply
  • Ability to supervise and manage the work of subordinate staff, including contract staff
  • Understands and works to commercial procedures for purchasing, tenders/quotations and monitoring of contractors to provide fully auditable records
  • Good general understanding of costs and market rates in all areas of responsibility

What's in it for you?:
  • Competitive hourly rate
  • Long term contract
  • High profile project