Facilities Supervisor/Manager, Canterbury

Campus Living Villages (CLV) offers student accommodation to Tertiary students around New Zealand and the Globe.  Our vision is to create an environment that supports our students to Live, Learn and Grow.  Our team is integral to supporting students as they strive for academic success.

Working closely with the Asset Facilities Manager this is a very busy role based over eight sites, where no two days are the same, and you will truly get to see the results of your hard work, and your team’s hard work.

This role has variety galore and requires you to be able to manage the ‘hands on’ duties, manage a variety of stakeholder relationships and ensure that the FM operation is a seamless and effective team.  Key duties may include:

  • Management of maintenance services
  • Manage, coordinate and prioritise the job queue requests across eight sites in Canterbury
  • Liaison with a variety of staff, trades and contractors
  • Assist the Asset Facilities Manager with the Life Cycle Plan and Fixed Asset Facilities Conditions Index
  • Assist with the scopes of works and contract documentation
  • In conjunction with the Asset Facilities Manager, lead a culture of Health and Safety excellence
  • Lead and manage the Facilities team
  • Oversee compliance checks and requirements
  • Assist with any project management where required by the Asset Facilities Manager
  • Provide ‘hands on’ assistance with repairs and maintenance where required

We have a great team here in Canterbury and want to ensure that the culture and our values continue to be delivered to the highest standard.  Your skills and experience will be utilised on a daily basis and ideally, we are looking for the following:

  • Experience supervising or leading a team of maintenance staff
  • Strong history of managing and coordinating busy and varying workflows
  • Ability to asses needs and requirements of works
  • Outstanding communication and relationship building skills
  • Ability to work with a variety of stakeholders
  • Understand and lead Health and Safety excellence
  • Able to work at pace while making informed and concise decisions
  • Great sense of humour and enjoy working as part of a large operation
  • Experience working in accommodation, hospitality or education environments would be ideal

We pride ourselves on supporting our employees while providing a busy, hardworking and fun environment.  Our values are critical to our success and in return, you will be offered:

  • Competitive salary
  • Work with a global leader
  • Develop your FM career
  • Great company culture
  • Exciting and diverse environment
  • Supportive and creative management team

If this role sounds like you and you think you have the skills, experience and attitude we are looking for, please submit your CV via the ‘apply now’ button.

All application must have the right to work in NZ, have a full NZ Driver’s License and complete a satisfactory NZ Police Check.

To apply for this job email your details to emma.wipou@clv.co.nz

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