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 Seeking a viable opportunity to put your facility and operation expertise to good use? Are you an ultimate organiser interested in making sure that a workplace meets the needs of employees by managing all of the required services? Then make the most of this available opportunity.

To be considered as a right fit for this role, you will need to demonstrate an excellent organisational skill and ability to manage competing priorities effectively. You should also have a good eye for details and ability to spot potential issues even before they arise.

An in-depth understanding and a thorough knowledge of building codes, materials, and standards as used in the institution. You should also show evidence of an exceptional communication skill; this position requires an impressive relationship management skill both with the employers and staff of the institution and an ability to engage with a variety of audiences.

You should possess an innovative approach towards facilities and operation management and the ability to spot opportunities and creative solutions. You will find this position more rewarding if you have a great ability to work both as a team with other staff members and independently, you must be able to align resources to achieve desired system goals efficiently.

A show of commitment, hard work, consistency, proven leadership skills and resilience are the hallmarks of this position. You must show an ability to lead and interact across facilities and at various levels in the institution. A good procurement and negotiation skill is also highly required in addition to an ability to prioritise and manage your workload effectively at all times.

In addition to these desired attributes, you must meet with some basic educational qualifications which will include:

  • A degree in facility management or its equivalent education from a recognised college.
  • A minimum of 3-4 years’ experience as a facilities and operations manager.
  • Must be proficient with Microsoft office and other related software programs.
  • A basic understanding of English language.

These qualifications must be met as they will be considered as a prerequisite for a successful application for this position.

The primary function of your role will be to provide effective management of facilities, maintenance, and safety across the institution's portfolio of properties. You will also provide many related services which will include:

1.    Ensuring the safe, efficient and effective operation of institution-related services.

2.    Develop and implement protocols for compliance of all areas of responsibility including, but not limited to infrastructure, life safety, code compliance and maintenance with all authorities in the institution.

3.    Ensuring that facilities and buildings within the institution meet with health and safety requirements as well as relevant legislations.

4.    Managing and leading change to ensure minimum disruptions with core college activities.

5.    Lead and implement initiatives related to system, facility, and institutions strategic initiatives, needs, and goals.

6.    Ensures and documents regulatory compliance, work standards, codes and safety regulations.

7.    Manages and oversees the daily work activities of the institution.

8.     Acts as a role model, teaches and mentors staff in appropriate and efficient operations.

9.    Adhere strictly to guiding policies and regulations of the institution.

10.     Perform other related tasks as will be required of this position.

If this sounds like the career opportunity for you, then submit the required applications.

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  • Cleaner - Abingdon Campus 20 hours per week

    • Abingdon, Oxfordshire
    • £17,582 to £18,738, per annum (pro rata for part-time hours)
    • Abingdon and Witney College

    20 hours per week, 52 weeks per year Abingdon Campus Permanent.


  • Caretaker - Worthing College

    • Worthing, West Sussex
    • £17,310 - £18,464 per annum pro rata
    • Worthing College

    We want to appoint a friendly and helpful part time Caretaker to join the Premises team at Worthing College on a full-time, permanent contract.


  • Lecturer in Animal Management (peripatetic)

    • EN1 4RQ, Enfield
    • £21,342 - £36,528 per annum inclusive of London Weighting
    • Capel Manor College

    The Lecturer in Animal Management will be responsible for Contributing to the teaching programme of the College including Level 3 BTEC Science.

  • Administrator - College Information Team

    • Abingdon, Oxfordshire
    • £17,582 to £18,738, per annum (pro rata for part-time hours)
    • Abingdon and Witney College

    Administrator £17,582 to £18,738, per annum (pro rata for part-time hours)

  • Cleaner

    • Gloucester, Gloucestershire
    • £7.99 per hour
    • Gloucestershire College

    Gloucestershire Facility Management is recruiting an experienced Cleaner to work at the Gloucestershire College site in Gloucester, 10 hours per week.

  • Sessional Trainer - Industrial Cleaning

    • England, Greater Manchester, Wigan
    • Up to £22.64 per hour + Excellent benefit package
    • Novus

    We have a fantastic opportunity at HMP Hindley to join our education team as a Sessional Trainer specialising in Industrial Cleaning.

  • Tutor in Electrical Installation x 2 Required

    • England, Greater Manchester, Manchester
    • £23344.87 - £38356.37 per annum + Excellent benefits.
    • The Manchester College

    Tutor in Electrical Installation x 2 RequiredSalary from GBP 23,344.87 up to GBP 38,356.36 depending on experiencePermanent, full-time working 37 hour

  • Cleaner

    • Cinderford, Gloucestershire
    • £7.99 per hour
    • Gloucestershire College

    GFM is recruiting a Cleaner to work at the Gloucestershire College site in the Forest of Dean for 12.5 hours per week.

  • Property and Environment Manager

    • Oxfordshire
    • Up to £34,513 per annum
    • Activate Learning

    We are seeking an enthusiastic and motivated Property and Environment Manager.

  • College Property and Environment Manager

    • Oxfordshire
    • Up to £47,749 per annum
    • Activate Learning

    We are seeking an enthusiastic and motivated College Property and Environment Manager.

  • Lifestyle Centre Coordinator

    • City of Oxford College, Oxford
    • £15,206 per annum
    • Activate Learning

    Coordinator required for 'The Lifestyle Centre' at City of Oxford College - come and join us!

  • Lecturer in Cleaning 50% - HMP Erlestoke

    • Weston-Super-Mare, Somerset
    • 23K - 31K Pro Rata
    • Weston College

    Teaching in prisons is an incredibly rewarding challenge with the benefits of mainstream education.

  • Maintenance Apprentice

    • Plumpton, Lewes, BN7 3AE
    • Minimum wage plus day release to attend College
    • Plumpton College

    Could you be our new Maintenance Apprentice? This is a great opportunity to learn on the job - NVQ Level 2 certificate in Maintenance Operations.

  • Cleaner

    • Farnborough, Hampshire
    • Competitive salary & excellent benefits
    • Farnborough College of Technology

    This is an excellent opportunity to join an outstanding College.

  • Assessor - Electrical Installations

    • Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
    • £19,927 to £22,899 with experience in the role.
    • Peterborough Regional College

    Peterborough Regional College is a large, successful college of further and higher education.

  • Cleaners

    • Bodwin, Cornwall
    • £7.83 per hour
    • Truro and Penwith College

    We are seeking suitable candidates to start August 2017 to carry out cleaning duties throughout the College.

  • Evening Cleaner - Plumpton College

    • Plumpton, Lewes, BN7 3AE
    • £13,888
    • Plumpton College

    Part-time Evening Cleaner 32.5 hours per week to be responsible for the internal and external daily cleaning of the college.