Facilities Coordinator

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  • Location:

    West Sussex, England

  • Sector:

    Defence and Security

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  • Salary:

    £28000 - £30000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Jacob Marshall

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  • Published:

    over 2 years ago

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Facilities Coordinator

Located in West Sussex

Up to £30,000

A leading defence company is looking for a Facilities Coordinator that will be responsible for implementing appropriate procedures and working practices that ensures the business meets legal & regulatory requirements for all buildings, equipment, tooling and utilities supplies. As well maintaining all company buildings and facilities in good working order.

The company - Facilities Coordinator - West Sussex

My client is a world leading defence company, they are rapidly evolving and growing in response to unprecedented success in supplying mission-critical vehicles, survivability systems and services to clients across the world, including Departments of Defence, Government Organisations, Non-Government Organisations and Original Equipment Manufacturers. Following the win of several major programs, we are now looking to strengthen our existing Procurement Team.

The role - Facilities Coordinator - West Sussex

  • To understand, comply with and enforce all company policies and procedures

  • Liaise and integrate with all departments as required to improve performance

  • Maintain suitable metrics and performance indicators for the business and implement appropriate improvement plans where required

  • Lead and support cost down activities throughout the business

  • To liaise with outside agencies and regulators on behalf of the business

  • To measure and report on appropriate security and facilities aspects to senior management

  • Advise on and control the company facilities to ensure suitability of use, to support project and programme requirements

  • Enable and carry out minor repair and maintenance activities

  • Source, manage and control facilities contractors as required

  • Control the maintenance, calibration and safe use of all tooling, support equipment and facilities

  • Advise on procurement of new tooling, equipment and facilities to suit business needs

  • Manage and control the use of utilities to ensure best value

  • Ensure suitable systems exist to control the change of use and development of facilities for future projects

  • Ensure planned preventative and timely corrective maintenance for all tooling, equipment and infrastructure

Qualifications/skills - Facilities Coordinator - West Sussex

  • Formal qualification in a facilities management & security discipline or 2 years' relevant experience

  • Experience and understanding of automotive/military standards and systems

  • Previous management of multi-site facilities management

  • Proven track record of team development and improvement

  • Able to lead and develop business-wide knowledge of security aspects

  • Ability to influence all levels of the business

  • PC skills Word, Excel, report writing and use of SAP One Business systems

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