Building Technical Officer, Facilities Directorate

Leeds, United Kingdom
£33,797 to £40,322 p.a.
20 Mar 2020
31 Mar 2020
Full Time

Are you a Building Services professional looking for a new challenge? Do you have extensive experience of working on live sites? Are you looking to work within a large and diverse estate portfolio across a world leading University campus?

The University of Leeds has a large and diverse estate portfolio incorporating academic space and residential property. Estate Services are part of the University’s Facilities Directorate and are committed to providing first class facilities and fit for purpose high quality buildings across the University’s physical environment.

We are seeking to appoint a Building Technical Officer to join the team and provide effective direction and management of contractors involved in the repair, maintenance and improvement of the Estate. You will manage dedicated contracts and undertake bespoke refurbishment works assigned by the Team Leader across the whole University property portfolio which includes complex academic and residential buildings.

You will be educated to a HNC/HND level in a Building discipline or hold an equivalent qualification and have significant experience in the production of contract specifications and associated tender documentation to procure specific projects works and FM services. You will be pivotal in ensuring that the University’s mandatory and statutory compliance obligations are achieved in your defined area of responsibility.

You will possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills and have the ability to interact with people at all levels and establish and maintain effective working relationships. Working as part of a team you will have excellent organisation skills and the ability to prioritise competing demands and meet strict deadlines.

To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact: 

Edward Batty, Team Leader
Tel: +44 (0)113 343 36820

Location:  Leeds - Main Campus
Faculty/Service:  Facilities Directorate
School/Institute:  Facilities Directorate
Category:  Professional & Managerial
Grade:  Grade 7
Salary:  £33,797 to £40,322 p.a.
Post Type:  Full Time
Contract Type:  Ongoing    
Closing Date:  Tuesday 31 March 2020
Reference:  FDFAC1037
Downloads:  Candidate Brief