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Building Services Manager

  • Location: Salford, Greater Manchester
  • Sector: Building
  • Position: Building Services Co-Coordinator
  • Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + + Package
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: CMSBSM001_1596839145
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Job description

My client is a main contractor who Design build, New Build and Refurbishment projects ranging in value from £5m to £20m, They successfully build nationwide and due to an increased workload and the potential to grow their business even further this year, they are in the market to recruit a Building Services Manager to join their team.

Skills and Experience

  • Must have an excellent knowledge of building services (mechanical and electrical) gained over a period in a similar role of minimum 10 years
  • Must be able to accurately read and understand drawings, documents and project related information
  • Ability to carry out periodic M&E Audits if deemed appropriate based on complexity of M&E content.
  • Ensure that a commissioning programme is developed and issued, with assistance from a planner if necessary.
  • Check compliance of M&E tender returns and advise Bid Manager
  • Review Contract Documents to advise Planner re: M&E procurement and programme requirements, and identify discrepancies & missing M&E Information
  • Investigate and advise the Project Manager regarding:
    • Utility connections - Gas, Water, Electric, Phone lines
    • Fire Strategy Cause/Effect document
    • Design compliance with Landlords system requirements and Building Regulations
    • Commissioning strategy
    • Process for signing off completed work/sections
  • Able to lead with the development of an Engineering Services Supply Chain in support of the Supply Chain Management team
  • Ensure all M&E subcontractors provide programmes, reports and schedules are to an appropriate standard, and ensure that all strategic and key suppliers share best practice and innovation to develop sector leading standards in M&E management information.
  • Must have preconstruction experience, preferable within the education sector for the design and construction of schools
  • Ideally should have experience of two-stage tendering, working within a PCSA and delivering Contractors Proposals
  • Must be able to work on their own as well as part of a team, have the right attitude and approach to required tasks
  • Must be organised, be able to self-manage their time and required outputs, and be able to work to deadlines.
  • Must have a sound technical knowledge - with relevance to design / M&E services where appropriate