Job Openings Facility Maintenance Specialist

About the job Facility Maintenance Specialist

Job Overview

The Facility Maintenance Specialist is responsible for overseeing the upkeep of the building/s, ensuring certification and compliance, repairs, routines, developing and implementing procedures, supervising employees and reducing costs while improving service delivery.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Grade 12
  • B Comm. Degree Maintenance Management or Studying towards a relevant Degree/Diploma
  • Minimum 10 years experience in maintenance environment
  • Minimum 5 years relevant management experience

Skills and Knowledge

  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills
  • Knowledge of health and safety practices and regulations
  • In-depth technical knowledge of all building systems (electrical, mechanical, plumbing etc)
  • Strong knowledge of compliance requirements
  • Excellent planning and organizational skills
  • Strategic thinker
  • Impeccable time management proficiency
  • Deadline driven
  • People and resource management skills
  • Good relationship building skills
  • Independent problem-solving ability
  • Ability to multitask and operate under pressure to meet tight deadlines
  • High level diligence with meticulous attention to detail
  • Sound knowledge of procurement, buying and supplier relations
  • Strong business acumen and ability to identify risks
  • Intermediate user of Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Outlook)