Group Head of Maintenance

  • Job Reference: Xpress/WT/8342
  • Date Posted: 10 June 2022
  • Recruiter: Xpress Recruitment Ltd
  • Location: Perth, Perth & Kinross
  • Salary: £40,000 to £50,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Bonus, free meals on shift, free car parking, share options, & more
  • Sector: Facility Management, Skilled Trades
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Salary up to £50k, bonus, free meals on shift, free car parking, share options, free leisure membership and horse riding for the family. Is that all?


The Place: 

Our client is one of Scotland’s best-known 4* resorts for leisure and hospitality. They are now seeking a Group Head of Maintenance to look after predominantly all in-house maintenance teams in all properties which are situated across Scotland although you will be based at the Hub resort in Perthshire.


The Job: 

As Group Head of Maintenance, you will head up all Maintenance Teams and deliver a planned maintenance programme as well as make sure all employees and guests are in a safe environment at all times.
Using your high degree of technical understanding, you will actively implement strategies and reduce the company’s negative impact on the environment.
You will work on remedial actions as and when required and be able to turn your hand to general day-to-day repairs if time allows and is needed.
You will provide leadership, vision and direction on the group's Facilities Management functions and will be responsible for quality maintenance delivery to all of the properties.
Produce and establish SOPs ensuring their adoption across the group.
Responsible for KPI setting and benchmarking for all maintenance teams and external contractors.
Provide business risk and contingency planning covering the FM field of operations.


The Person: 

Previous working experience as a Head of Maintenance is desirable.
Ability to demonstrate good practical skills and have an awareness of the building services environment within resorts.
You will have prior Management experience, skill levels to be at a level of understanding of painting, joinery, plumbing and building works,
An in-depth knowledge of all skilled trades and practices both technical and building-related.
Good working knowledge of Health and Safety and legislation in the hospitality industry.
You are a team player and someone who takes pride in the quality of your work, is positive in your approach and is able to work in a dynamic business environment.
You will have come into contact with guests on a regular basis and have great customer service skills.


The Rewards:

A salary up to £50k plus bonus potential will be offered to the right candidate as well as free meals on shift, free car parking, share options, free leisure membership and horse riding for the family.



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