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Maintenance Manager - Gallery

  • Location: City of London
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 27 days ago

  • Sector: office support
  • Type: hybrid
  • Contact: Jordan Luff
  • Contact Email: jordan.luff@handle.co.uk
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 25 July 2024
  • Job Ref: BBBH109330JBH

Are you an experienced Maintenance Manager that is super forward thinking, can work independently and looking for the next great step in your career? Then this could be the role for you!

A Maintenance Manager is required to oversee the day-to-day & hands-on maintenance of an internationally recognised Art Gallery, by coordinating and carrying out hands-on maintenance jobs and repairs, building and managing relationships with contractors, as well as being available out of hours for any ad-hoc/emergency needs.

This role is based in London where the Maintenance Manager will operate on a hybrid basis, scheduling your week independently according to your workload and priorities. This is a fantastic opportunity to work autonomously, proactively and really make this role your own!

Key Responsibilities:

  • Oversee the maintenance and repair of all facilities, including exhibition spaces, public areas, offices, storage areas, and visitor amenities. Coordinate with external contractors and vendors to address maintenance needs promptly and efficiently;
  • Ensure regular emergency equipment checks including fire and intruder alarms, emergency lighting and fire extinguishers are completed
  • Provide out of hours support during special events, as required
  • Lighting checks prior to public opening hours of commercial buildings
  • Respond to immediate building requirements whilst buildings are in use
  • Set maintenance protocols for buildings to adopt and be managed individually
  • Collaborate with the technical team to support the implementation of technical services for exhibitions, events, and daily gallery operations. Ensure that technical equipment and infrastructure are functioning optimally and comply with safety regulations

Does the below sound like you?

  • Technical Service Coordination: Collaborate with the technical team to support the implementation of technical services for exhibitions, events, and daily museum operations. Ensure that technical equipment and infrastructure are functioning optimally and comply with safety regulations
  • Ability to work unsupervised
  • Willingness to demonstrate a hands-on and pro-active approach to the role
  • Knowledge of safety regulations and best practices in facility management and technical services;
  • Keen understanding of quality, commercial thinking, time and costs
  • Ability to work unsupervised
  • Available on weekends and outside usual working hours

This is a full-time, permanent role offering a great competitive salary depending on experience, the ability to work flexibly and the platform to make this role your own! If you're interested in finding out more about this exciting opportunity, please apply today!

Send an email to me at jordan.luff@handle.co.uk if you have any questions.

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