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Technical Services Manager

Technical Services Manager - Client Direct - East London - Up to 69k - 35 hour week

Have you ever wanted to work client side?

Would you like to work for an amazing organisation based in East London? 

Have you got a strong engineering background and are looking for a challenging role?

If so please read on.... 

An amazing client in East London is currently looking to recruit a Technical Services Manager to work across their prestigious estate. 

The role will be working as part of their busy in house engineering and estates team, managing all electrical and mechanical services across the estate. 

The estate houses a number or different types of building from modern day high tech to historic and listed.

The buildings include offices, research centres, laboratories and residential areas. 

The main duties for the role are as follows:  

  • Control of all technical services, together with management of all associated engineering contracts.
  • Control of all building services, infrastructure, maintenance and repairs.
  • Project management of any building refurbishment projects.
  • Ensure that all plant, back up and monitoring systems are maintained in good functioning order at all times, including the testing of all essential systems on a regular basis and in accordance with any relevant legislation.
  • Control of trouble-shooting engineering support.
  • Day to day support and adjustment of infrastructure as required, including liaison with user groups, preparation of documentation for changes, approved appointment of contractors and site supervision.
  • Control and management of all relevant budgets.
  • Control of all relevant outsourced contracts.
  • Ensure all procedures are adhered to by all relevant contractors and in accordance with current legislation.
  • Assume full responsibility for the preparation of tender documents/benchmarking exercise for all relevant contracts.
  • Ensure frequent checks are carried out to ensure cost effectiveness against market trends and that value for money is realised for all services.
  • Chair regular update meetings with all contract managers relevant to services provided.
  • Management of M&E related ‘incidents/outages’ 
Applicants for the role must be able to meet the following criteria: 
  • Fully electrically or mechanically qualified to C&G, degree or HND level.
  • Excellent knowledge of building systems.
  • Previous experience within commercial buildings.
  • Strong understanding or critical systems.
  • Excellent people skills.
  • Ability to deal with people at all levels.
  • Excel – advanced.
  • Outlook, Word, Powerpoint.
  • Strong communication skills – verbal and written.