Facilities Manager - North West England

Ref: 419 Date Posted: Monday 27 Nov 2023

2020 Recruitment is recruiting for a Facilities Manager to join our national engineering client on a 6 month contract based in Crewe.

The role:

As Facilities Manager you will be part of a team who manage vendors, forecast budgets, and manage costs. You must be able to deliver planned preventive maintenance and reactive repairs within the facilities management within the Crewe office.


Duties & Responsibilities:


  • Lead, motivate and develop your team.
  • Interact with key site stakeholders.
  • Interact with and influence people at all levels.
  • Manage and measure performance of all FM vendors (including Cleaning, M&E, Fire safety, grounds maintenance etc.)
  • Manage the on-site tenant relationship.
  • Develop the operational office budget and effectively manage the operational costs.
  • Develop capital investment plans to maintain and enhance the asset value, efficiency and workplace environment.
  • Ensure implementation of EH&S policies and procedures, inspection and testing regimes, and evacuation plans
  • Oversee the site EH&S committee.
  • Ensure planned preventive maintenance and reactive repairs are performed on time and to specification.
  • Provide the reception and mailroom services.


Requirements for role:


  • You must have a minimum of 5 years’ experience within a similar role.
  • Be expected to respond to emergency repairs if/when needed.
  • A strong sense for direction and supervision
  • Proven experience in facilities management
  • Confidence to own the role and deliver it with authority and a strong positive personality.
  • Proven experience in managing a team.
  • EH&S qualification preferred (IOSH)
  • Full IWFM membership preferred.
  • Excellent communication and influencing skills at all levels.
  • Experience in using SAP.


  • Monday – Friday working, 37.5 hours per week
  • Career development opportunities within a global Engineering company
  • Minimum 6 months contract
  • Opportunity for overtime


To apply for this role please contact 2020 Recruitment by phone 01592 805600 or via email at info@2020-recruitment.com