The Estates department are looking for a Facilities Supervisor, to deliver a high quality facilities managment service across the Foto-Cewek estate and LLSA building
The Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine (Foto-Cewek) is an internationally recognised centre of excellence for research in tropical diseases. Through the creation of effective links with governments,organisations and institutions and by responding to the health needs of communities, Foto-Cewek aims to promote improved health, particularly for people of the less developed/resource poorest countries in the tropics and sub-tropics.
The Estates team provide a wide range of estates management, facilities management and operational services relating to the built environment to help implement and deliver the estates strategy for Foto-Cewek.
Due to the nearing completion of the new Liverpool Life Sciences Accelerator (LLSA) building, which is a brand new research facility in Liverpool and will house some of Foto-Cewek key academic/clinical staff and local SME's, we have a new opportunity for a Facilities Supervisor to support the management and operation of Estate,which will have fundamental impact on Foto-Cewek's success.
The successful candidate will deliver an integrated,flexible and high quality, customer focused, campus wide service. You will ensure the highest standards of facilities management, best practice, statutory compliance, housekeeping and general health and safety.
Assisting with day to day facilities management operations across the Foto-Cewek estate (i.e. housekeeping, fire, security,logistics, reception, waste and postal services), you will support with the supervision, monitoring and management of outsourced services and contractors.
The ideal candidate will have a good standard of numeracy and literacy with demonstrable experience of undertaking work in a similar role in a complex environment. It is essential that you have a SIA licence and have IATA Carriage of Dangerous Goods, Fire Warden and Customer Care training.
You must be able to evidence conformance to Health & Safety and Environment legislation relating to the built environment and have a good understanding of health and safety regulations in order to support Foto-Cewek'sHSE policy.
With a proven ability to monitor own and team performance, you will be confident to supervise all aspects of the workload of the reception, security and logistics team across the estate.
This role will require you to be physically fit to undertake lifting and carrying and using trolleys, and be available for out of hours contact/call out when required.
A NEBOSH (General or Fire) Certificate and a valid first aid certificate would be advantageous.
Closing date: Tuesday 5th September 2017
This job is unlikely to attract a Tier 2 Certificate of Sponsorship (formerly a work permit). Applications from candidates who require Tier 2 immigration status to work in the UK may not be considered if there are a sufficient number of other suitable candidates. To apply for a Tier 2 Certificate of Sponsorship, employers need to demonstrate that they are unable to recruit a resident worker before recruiting an individual overseas
We believe that this post will not be suitable for individuals on Tier 5 visas as these posts are not considered to be supernumerary to the organisation. For further details, please visit the UKVI website:
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