Facilities Manager

  • Whanganui, New Zealand
  • 04 Nov, 2019
Full time Facilities Manager

Job Description

Working with the Senior Facilities Manager this role supports the management of Council owned buildings assisting with administration, maintenance, contract and asset management duties.

We need someone who is forward thinking and has sound facilities management industry knowledge and experience. You will be responsible for ensuring building life cycle maintenance, renewal planning, estimating and compliance. Being able to multi-task and prioritise requests is an essential skill.

The successful candidate will have:

  • Excellent time management, communication and relationship management skills
  • The ability to juggle priorities, work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • A "can do" attitude, be able to work autonomously and use initiative
  • A relevant qualification in Building Construction or Facilities Management Experience
  • Strong problem solving skills and the ability to adapt to changing work environments and workloads
  • Sound knowledge of Health & Safety legislation & Building Act
  • Broad knowledge of the Trades industry
  • Experience in using computerised Asset Condition or Maintenance programming systems such as Asset Finda or similar would be advantageous

Previous experience in a customer service focused role is extremely advantageous and you'll enjoy fixing problems and providing solutions to internal and external clients. Friendly and professional you will enjoy creating positive working relationships across all levels of the business. A full New Zealand driving license is required for this role.

Local Government experience would be an advantage.

Enquiries about this position can be directed to Guy Sinton, Senior Facilities Manager on (06) 349 3147.

Only online applications will be accepted for this role.

Applications close on 24 November 2019. This role will commence early January 2020.

To apply for this job go to: http://whanganuidc.recruitmenthub.co.nz & enter ref code: 4925459.

Salary Range

$60k - $80K