Assistant Facilities Manager

Abu Dhabi | Other

Assistant Facilities Manager

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The Job Opportunity

Serco is currently bidding for a contract in Abu Dhabi and is looking to hire an Assistant Facilities Manager to provide management support to the General Manager and take the operational lead of the contract delivery team and specialist sub-contractors. The incumbent will oversee the planning and scheduling of all resources required to deliver the engineering services (Electrical, ELV, General Trades, HVAC or Mechanical).


Key accountabilities

-    Monitor and control expenses related to ensure budget control in accordance with allocated contract expense and company procedures.
-    Ensure procurement activities relating are provided in accordance with Company Procedures and Procurement department procedures.
-    Ensure all personnel undertake department briefings and induction activities to ensure all safety aspects of all works are understood by all personnel working on site to ensure safety standards and procedures are implemented and followed in accordance with contract requirements and Company guidelines.
-    Where required, they will also act as the Approved / Authorised Person for conducting Risk Assessment and signing off Method Statements and Permits to Work.
-    Act as a liaison with contractors and clients managing any work interfaces and enhancements to project scope
-    Provide information and scope of works to assist the Management in preparation of Subcontract agreements.


What we are looking for in our candidates:

-    Client, stakeholders and employee engagement will be an additional focus for the role
-    Holder of a degree in a relevant engineering discipline
-    Qualifications in Facilities Management related disciplines preferred

  • The contract places a strong emphasis on managing performance and quality across service delivery in an environment requiring strategic stakeholder engagement. It also places a significant requirement to manage a team of multi-disciplinary Supervisors, operators and liaise with subcontractors and the client. 


Specific requirements

-    6 years minimum experience in maintaining and delivering MEP services.
-    5 years plus experience of managing people within an FM environment
-    Broad and practical experience of the built environment with a mechanical or electrical engineering qualification


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