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Building manager

Job Title: Building manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Preston, Lancashire
Salary: £24000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: LO003230
Contact Name: Charley Noakes
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 06, 2017 16:31

Job Description

Our client manages a private development of high-end flats in the centre of Preston, comprising some 200 units.

They are looking to directly employ a Building Manager to start ASAP, who will be their representative on site.

The role is quite hands-on and will involve:
- Liaison between residents and the managing agents
- Dealing with any problems arising from residents' behaviour, e.g. excessive noise, misuse of common parts or breaches of lease conditions etc
- Supervising a part-time cleaner
- Overseeing all work carried out by contractors and ensuring that it is carried out correctly
- Keeping an eye on the overall security of the site
- Liaising with local agencies such as the Police, Local Authority etc
- Ensuring the overall Health & Safety of the site for the residents, visitors and contractors
- Resetting lifts, pumps and boilers when needed (full training will be given)

The role requires a mature, self-confident individual, who can be responsible and is self-motivated, the managing agents are based in Manchester and need you to be the person on site they can trust.

They want this person to take ownership of the site and make sure that it's run professionally and efficiently.

We are happy to consider ex-forces candidates, particularly so if you have acquired QM experience
in managing buildings and building services.

Due to the nature of the role, any successful candidate will be required to successfully undergo a CRB/background check.