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Maintenance Manager - Exeter

Hays Building
Exeter, Devon
£55000.0 - £60000.0 per annum + Flexible / Competitive
Closing date
6 Aug 2024

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Job position
Qualified / Chartered
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Function
Surveyor - Building

Job Details

Your new company
This is a fantastic opportunity to join a leading provider of affordable housing based in the central Devon region. As a skilled and experienced Maintenance Manager, you will join a small, not-for-profit organisation boasting a family feel and an inclusive culture. Your new employer make it their mission to offer safe, stable, and affordable homes, helping communities to develop and flourish.

Your new role
You will lead repair and void functions, providing a high quality, value for money, and a customer-focused maintenance service.

  • Contribute to the development and implementation of the maintenance strategy, policy, and procedures in-line with wider visions and objectives.
  • Deliver reactive ad void repairs to the required standard, on-time, and within budget, controlling materials and equipment, procuring suppliers and contractors as required.
  • Devise and implement relevant health & safety procedures, managing risks to staff, customers, and subcontractors.
  • Provide effective leadership to the property services team, supervising the direct labour force and external contracts.

In addition to the above, you will have an opportunity to contribute to a strategic plan, including asset management and carbon-reduction activities.

What you'll need to succeed
In order to succeed in this position, you will need to be a natural leader of people, with the ability to effectively lead and supervise all members of the maintenance team - this will include providing toolbox talks, safety briefings, and annual performance reviews. As sound and comprehensive knowledge of property maintenance, ideally within a social housing environment, will also be important.

What you'll get in return
In return, you will be able to take advantage of a wide range of employment benefits, these include a 35-hour working week, the ability to work flexibly with an agile approach, access to an employer contributory pension scheme, annual leave at 28 days + bank holidays, a range of health and wellbeing options, and a competitive salary.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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