Facilities Team Leader
  • Employer: Guildford Borough Council
  • Reference: 3/21/149425
  • Published: Tue 27/04/2021, 8:54 AM
  • Closing on: Wed 12/05/2021, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £35,211 - £42,988 per annum
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Millmead House Offices, Millmead, Guildford GU2 4BB, Surrey

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Facilities Team Leader

Guildford Borough Council is looking to recruit an experienced, enthusiastic, positive and forward-thinking Facilities Manager to become part of our recently restructured Technical Services Team.

Our committed, professional team are responsible for maintenance, planned improvement, facilities management and major refurbishment across a varied portfolio of housing and corporate property assets.

This critical role is responsible for the management of Facilities Supervisors and their teams of caretakers, facilities officers and in-house cleaning staff.

Reporting directly to the Technical Services Manager, the post is key to delivering high quality facilities management across the Council’s assets including their central Civic Offices, operational Depot, sheltered schemes and community centres. The postholder will be responsible for the commissioning, procurement and management all FM contracts and related work.

We are looking for someone with a proven track record of providing an efficient FM service to a mixed portfolio of properties, who has a flexible and collaborative attitude and a strong focus on delivering results to meet the expectations of internal and external stakeholders.

Strong organisational and performance management skills, a good knowledge of contract management and an excellent understanding of health and safety and sustainability issues are essential.  

A valid driving licence to allow for travel between sites would be an advantage

The post offers flexitime and a generous basic holiday allowance     

For further information contact - Helen Buck – Technical Services Manager

01483 444270 - voicemail option

Or email – helen.buck@guildford.gov.uk

How to Apply

Our preferred method is online application however if you do require a hard copy application pack please contact Human Resources, Guildford Borough Council, Millmead, Guildford GU2 4BB. Telephone (01483) 444111 (24-hr). Alternatively e-mail sally.nielsen@guildford.gov.uk quoting the relevant post number. Please note that we do not accept CVs, please ensure that you complete the application form fully.


We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity. All employment decisions are made on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need. Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults, and expects all staff and post-holders to share this commitment. To fulfil this commitment we have robust systems in place for the safe recruitment of staff and volunteers.


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