A hands on and very capable Maintenance Manager who is competent across all areas of property maintenance. Karen has experience of plumbing, electrical and HVAC repairs, as well as carpentry, lock-smithing, painting and snow removal. She is a good planner and communicator with a positive attitude who will always make sure that buildings and grounds are maintained to the highest possible standards. She has a track record of delivering a robust service, improving the effectiveness of maintenance equipment, and maintaining the highest standards of quality, safety and performance. Right now she is looking for a suitable position with an organisation that is committed to its employees personal and career development.
? Managing maintenance schedules and budgets.
? Delivering planned and property maintenance.
? Managing a team of multi-disciplined maintenance technicians.
? Planning, directing and controlling the efforts of the Maintenance Team.
? Ensuring that all electrical equipment is in safe working order in line with current regulations.
? Ensuring that all certificates of compliance are maintained and up to date in accordance with relevant legislation.
? Designing maintenance programs.
? Checking electrical units.
? Delegating work responsibilities.
? Recording daily maintenance activity.
? Mentoring inexperienced or new employees.
? Running an efficient repairs reporting system.
? Responding quickly to any emergencies.
? Conducting employee performance reviews.
? Involved in the hiring on maintenance personnel.
? Using specialist maintenance management software to track work.
? Running a preventive maintenance program that will minimize service repairs in the long run.
? Participating in senior management meetings.
? Building up maintenance teams.
KEY SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES
? Awareness of modern maintenance techniques.
? A good understanding of heating, ventilation and plumbing building services.
? Superb leadership, coaching and mentoring skills.
? Promoting a safety conscious working environment.
? Managing maintenance budgets and controlling costs.
? Knowledge of building codes, laws and regulations.
? Ability to influence and negotiate within a customer focused environment.