Site Maintenance Team Leader

University of Nottingham - Estates Maintenance Services

Location: University Park

We require an experienced Site Maintenance Team Leader to control the onsite activities of a multi skilled team of Engineering and Building Services operatives in the Medical School at the Queens Medical Centre undertaking planned and reactive maintenance. The successful candidate will be required to take a hands on approach, allocating resources to ensure work is completed accurately and to budget while adhering to all relevant Health and Safety legislation. You will carry out workplace inspections completing the required documentation and will liaise with external contractors and consultants providing relevant information to ensure their safety while onsite. You will also be the first point of contact for urgent maintenance requests from the Estates Office helpdesk and other key contacts within University Schools and departments

Candidates should be qualified to a minimum of NVQ 3 or equivalent in a Building Services Engineering discipline and have continued post qualification training. You should also have excellent knowledge of mechanical and electrical building services and have proven experience of leading, motivating and supervising trade staff undertaking maintenance activities. It is also essential that candidates understand the requirement for Risk Assessments and method statements and are able to minimise safety risks in the workplace.

Due to the frequency with which the person will be required to drive between university sites a full current driving licence is also essential unless disability precludes this.

Hours of work are 36.25 per week, worked 5 days out of 7 to be arranged.   

Please quote ref. NHE/120317.

Informal enquiries may be addressed to David Butler, email Please note that applications sent directly to this email address will not be accepted.

The University of Nottingham is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

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