Maintenance Manager (MWP Delivery)

University of Leeds

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Salary: Grade 7(£36,333 – £43,155 p.a. depending on experience)

We are open to discussing flexible working arrangements.

Are you confident balancing multiple projects at the same time, dealing with several stakeholders and a range of priorities? Do you have a wide variety of experience with buildings, services and infrastructure with the ability to consult with specialists when required?

The University of Leeds is one of the top 135 universities in the world.   We have a truly global community, with more than 39,000 students from 170 different countries and over 9,000 staff of 100 different nationalities. Established in 1904, we have a strong tradition of academic excellence, reflected in first-class student education, along with world-leading research that has a real impact around the globe. 

In this role, you will lead on the delivery of the annual Maintenance Works Plan (MWP) funded by a budget of up to £4 million. Projects will typically be in the range of £10K to £100K and you will be responsible for end-to-end delivery from inception to handover, including the compliant procurement of goods and services.

You will lead on the effective consultation, engagement and communication with a wide range of stakeholders including Faculty Facilities Managers, Building Managers, Maintenance Contract Managers, Zonal Managers and colleagues across Professional Services such as Finance Managers and Category Managers.

What we offer in return

  • 26 days holiday plus 16 Bank Holidays/days that the University is closed by custom (including Christmas) – that’s 42 days a year!
  • Generous pension scheme – the University contributes 21.6% of salary
  • Health and Wellbeing: Discounted staff membership options at The Edge, our state-of-the-art Campus gym, with a pool, sauna, climbing wall, cycle circuit, and sports halls.
  • Personal Development: Access to courses run by our Organisational Development & Professional Learning team, and self-development courses including languages, Creative Writing, Wellbeing Therapies and much more.
  • Access to on-site childcare, shopping discounts and travel schemes are also available.

And much more!  

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

Tim Kellett, Senior Maintenance Manager 

Email: [email protected]  

Location:  Leeds – Main Campus
Faculty/Service:  Facilities Directorate
School/Institute:  Maintenance
Category:  Professional & Managerial
Grade 7

£36,333 to £43,155
per annum
Post Type: 

Full Time
Contract Type:  Ongoing
Release Date:  Thursday 01 June 2023
Closing Date:  Thursday 15 June 2023
Reference:  FDMAT1013
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