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Works Officer

We are currently recruiting for a Works Officer required to Control a team of Contractors or Building & Engineering Maintenance Technicians, Maintenance Craftsmen and Maintenance Assistants, grounds and gardens staff employed in the day-to-day Estates maintenance activity throughout the Hull and East Yorkshire area and additionally support Estates Managers in control of contracted out building/ Engineering Works.

The post holder will also be required to act as authorised person for selected services as required. There is a requirement to review the PPM programme and review working procedures and practises.

Qualifications required:

To have completed and hold a Btec/HNC/Diploma in Building plus 3 years relevant experience OR a Degree plus 1 year relevant experience OR have equivalent practical and theoretical building and engineering knowledge acquired through a diploma or equivalent experience.

Plus: A recognised supervisory management certificate

Must be able to demonstrate suitable post apprenticeship experience in non-routine maintenance of complex building services and equipment with a broad understanding of other trade disciplines. Experience of liaison with and supervising building contractors.
Joinery experience is a must

Skills, Knowledge and Ability :
Good understanding of other trades and disciplines.
Good communication skills.
Good supervisory and planning skills.
Knowledge of Health & Safety Policy and Safe Working Procedures.
Knowledge of statutory legislation and relevant Codes of Practice. Able to read, understand and analyse complex building/construction drawings.

Candidates must Hold a full valid driving licence and be willing to participate in a Works Officers emergency on call rota and respond in 30 minutes of call - to carry out the full range of on-call Estates Officer duties during the on-call period covering emergency response requirements.

This job description is not exhaustive and is intended for guidance only. You are required to perform any other duties as the needs of the business dictate / as directed by management.

Your application will be given consideration and a shortlist submitted to our Client. Should you not hear from us within 7 days, you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.



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