Facilities Team Leader

Job Title: Facilities Team Leader
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Unknown
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2019-08-08 00:00:00
Reference: 4419
Contact Name: Melissa Packwood
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 08, 2019 14:04

Job Description

As Facilities Team Leader you'll take responsibility for managing the maintenance of all building related systems in order to support the business strategy. You'll offer technical expertise for day to day issues and provide solutions for reoccurring challenges and logged requests. This is an exciting opportunity for you if you have significant facilities experience and are ready for your first team leader role within an organisation going through positive change alongside an ambitious growth plan. This role is responsible for: Carrying out of internal audits to ensure all areas are performing to desired standards/levels and where necessary executing asset surveys Assisting with any infrastructure upgrades along with modifications/repairs to business assets Working independently and supporting projects and work assignments Working with/managing relationships with contractors, service providers and other maintenance personnel Agreeing and leading on achieving monthly targets and deadlines Promoting a positive H&S culture within the business Monitoring engineer’s productivity and providing constructive feedback Resolving any customer complaints and responding to any emergencies as they arise Ability to create and develop departmental documentation Keeps Engineering Manager informed of progress on assignments, projects and repair functions The ideal person: A recognised apprenticeship in an engineering or facilities discipline Qualified to IEE wiring regulations 18th Edition (preferable) HND/HNC qualification in an engineering discipline (preferable) Facilities or Engineering background Proven experience of managing a small team, effective people leader Ability to self-manage and prioritise workload Organised and able to carry out administration tasks Capable of reading, following and understand electrical and mechanical drawings Fault finding within a “Live” environment Good communication skills Easily adjusts to changes in priorities and flexible to respond to varying works/projects Works well in cross-functional teams and work groups to identify and resolve problems by proposing unique and innovative solutions What you'll get in return The chance to join a multinational organisation with ambitious growth plans and one where team members truly matter. Our people focus incudes engagement, development opportunities and career path, diversity and the ability to influence.  As one of our employees, you can expect to receive a competitive salary in addition to a variety of benefits, including 30 days annual leave (inclusive of bank holidays), free car parking, defined contribution pension scheme and employee discounts on products and retailers. For further information on the benefits package for this role, please contact us on 0116 2001609. About us Cromwell, Fabory, Grainger Global Online and Zoro Tools Europe are subsidiaries of W.W. Grainger, a U.S. Fortune 500 industrial supplies business. Cromwell has been established for over 50 years and is a supplier of maintenance, repair and operations type products, offering an unrivalled choice of products to all industries, professions and trades. From cutting tools to personal protection products and from precision equipment to abrasives and power tools, our extensive range brings together all the major brands and more in an unrivalled selection available from a single source. We also offer a diverse profile of technical and specialist support, which ranges from in-depth product expertise, to on-site solutions to enable you to maximise performance. We offer next day delivery or collection from our nationwide Stock Centres, supported by an overnight UK logistics network.