Maintenance Manager

Location London
Discipline: General Housing & Maintenance
Job type: Contract
Contact email:
Job ref: J413
Published: 21 days ago

Maintenance Manager duties and responsibilities

  • Creating maintenance schedules and delegating tasks to team members
  • Conducting site inspections and identifying areas requiring extra maintenance work
  • Supervising maintenance workers and ensuring they follow safe work practices
  • Performing minor on-site repairs
  • Scheduling contractors for major repairs as required
  • Discussing maintenance concerns with the employer and communicating these to Maintenance Workers
  • Staying on-call and responding to emergency maintenance needs
  • Developing maintenance budgets, hiring maintenance crew and negotiating vendor contracts
  • Controlling and monitoring inventory
  • Coordinating work performed by outside vendors

Maintenance Manager skills and qualifications

  • Technical understanding of electrical, mechanic and hydraulic systems for planning and troubleshooting
  • Proficiency operating modern maintenance technology, including ERP and CRM systems
  • Good verbal communication skills, including active listening and the ability to translate complex information
  • Organisational skills for scheduling maintenance tasks and ensuring job completion, even during emergencies
  • Attention to detail, ensuring maintenance tasks are not overlooked and minor site problems do not become major site problems
  • Good physical fitness for carrying heavy loads and performing other physically demanding tasks

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: Up to £35,000.00 per year