Facilities Manager - Science Research Facility - West Midlands

Hunter Chase Consultants
£30,000 per annum
29 Jul 2017
19 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

On behalf of our Worcestershire based Client, a leading manufacturer of specialist chemicals, we are actively seeking a Facilities Manager or Site Manager. The Facilities Manager will oversee a modern research facility including laboratories, offices, sampling and storage space, based in an easily accessible and pleasant rural location and will have a wide range of responsibilities. Candidates should ideally have experience in premises management, project management, planning and operations.

Responsibilities will include:-

  • Overseeing strategic planning and managing day to day operations, in relation to buildings and premises.
  • Project management of approved Capital Expenditure projects for the Site
  • Leading all aspects of site environmental, health and safety to ensure compliance to company standards and permit requirements.
  • Managing risk assessments and the records concerned with maintenance and contractors.
  • Managing onsite IT systems
  • Overseeing general upkeep and maintenance & manage new building projects
  • Managing site maintenance contracts and insurancesÂ
  • Managing site security, including environmental security.
  • Ensuring compliance with Corporate and Site EHSQ policies and procedures.
  • Organising Site training programmes in Health & Safety as necessary.

Candidate requirements:-

  • Degree, HND or similar in a scientific or technical subject â€" ideal but not essential.
  • Relevant experience in facilities, premises or site management preferred.
  • Project management experience
  • Good communication skills including use of IT
  • Problem solver with positive attitude
  • Flexible approach and able to work under pressure.
  • Team player

Salary: Excellent salary package.

Location: West Midlands / Worcestershire

Please email your CV to Margaret or for a completely confidential discussion about this role or to gain further information then do call Margaret Wilkinson at Hunter Chase Consultants.

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