UK Engineering Maintenance Manager (Client Side)

UK Engineering Maintenance Manager (Client Side)

  • Location

    Atherstone, Warwickshire

  • Sector:

    Technical Services

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £45000 - £55000 per annum + car/allowance, bonus and benefits

  • Contact:

    Alex Bland

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  • Published:

    over 2 years ago

  • Expiry date:


Job Title: UK Engineering Maintenance Manager

Salary: £45,000 - £50,000 plus car allowance, bonus and substantial benefits

Location: Atherstone


Job Brief

Capstone are working with an a leading internatnioal retailer, who are currently looking to appoint a Technical Services specialist to support the prevision of engineering services projects and maintenance being delivered across a UK-wide portfolio.

As a key member of the property maintenance operations team, the post-holder will be the lead M&E specialist within the business, and be instrumental in setting up, managing and monitoring the planned and reactive maintenance, contractor management, statutory compliance, service delivery, and lifecycle replacement/project management.


Principal Accountabilities

  • As a central function, be responsible for the mobilisation, coordination and monitoring of building services maintenance works and projects being delivered across the UK-wide portfolio.
  • Ensure that the building services and systems across the portfolio are regularly tested and inspected and that work is programmed, planned and scheduled accordingly.
  • Be responsible for the end-to-end management of planning; preparation of specifications, schedules of work, management of the tender process, appointment of contractors, and settlement of final accounts.
  • Liaise closely with colleagues to ensure projects are appropriately co-ordinated as to minimise disruption, ensure best use of resources and ensure that work is carried out to the highest possible standards.
  • Working in close liaison with the Regional Property Directors to understand building services related issues, and
  • Drive the performance of contractors and the in-house team to ensure that works are completed on time, within budget and to the required specification and quality standards.
  • Ensure compliance with statutory and legislative requirements, and that associated policies and procedures are known and adhered to.
  • Pro-actively manage stakeholder relationships and communicate regularly to internal stakeholders on the progress and impact of works so as to minimise disruption


Person Specification

  • Ideally qualified to HNC or above in a relevant discipline, with substantial experience as an M&E professional.
  • Demonstrable experience in relation to statutory compliance and risk management
  • Adept at managing stakeholder relationships, with a diplomatic and collaborative approach, natural interpersonal skills and influence at all levels
  • Experience of cost control and contract management, ideally gained within a value for money environment
  • Good project management skills, able to manage a varied portfolio of work, adapt to changing circumstances and prioritise work/resources
  • Have good contractor relationship management skills
  • A logical problem solver with good judgement and decision-making capability. Able to remain level-headed under pressure

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