Facility Manager, Kalgoorlie

Curtin University of Technology
June 25, 2024
Offerd Salary:Negotiation
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Job Reference: 1222750

Properties, Facilities and Development

The Facility Manager is accountable for managing the safe and efficient delivery of all facilities management services to Kalgoorlie Campus through both internal staff and external contractors to provide quick response for corrective, breakdown and emergency service; and managing the planning and delivery of the scheduled preventative service program in accordance with statutory requirements and key performance indicators.

The position also provides, in accordance with the requirements of line- management supervision of any Operations and Maintenance staff based in Kalgoorlie.

The role involves collaborating with the Director of the Kalgoorlie Campus, Operations & Maintenance team, tenants, and stakeholders to ensure seamless delivery of high-quality services and an exceptional student experience. This includes effectively managing contracts, staff, finances, and technical matters. Additionally, the position entails working with other project teams to integrate modern building and engineering advice into maintenance and service delivery processes, as well as assessing value and realizing benefits effectively.

To be successful in the role:

The successful candidate will demonstrate strong leadership skills, with a proven history of effectively developing and executing operational management plans, reports, and projects. You will excel in cultivating trusting relationships and communicating adeptly with diverse stakeholders, adjusting your approach as necessary.

With a keen financial understanding, you will accurately estimate budget requirements and make sound strategic decisions. Proficient in contract negotiation and management, you will ensure favourable outcomes for the University.

Additionally, you will possess the ability to enhance service quality by understanding tenant needs and implementing innovative delivery methods. Your proficiency in computerised facilities management systems and productivity software, coupled with resilience and adaptability, will enable you to navigate changing priorities effectively.

Relevant degree or equivalent in either building, construction or facilities management, together with extensive relevant work experience; or an equivalent combination of relevant experience and/or education/training is required.

Why Choose Us? Our staff are an energetic, dedicated team of academics and professionals working together to provide Australia and the world with quality graduates and innovative research. Curtin is a friendly place where integrity, respect for one another, courage, excellence, and impact are a part of everyday life.

  • Global Excellence : Curtin University proudly stands among the top one percent of global universities according to the ARWU 2023 rankings.
  • Rewards Beyond Salary : Enjoy the perks of a generous superannuation contribution (17%) and customisable salary packaging benefits through Paywise.
  • Time Well-Spent : Experience the added value of 17.5% Leave Loading, with the option to be paid out or taken as additional leave. Benefit from Parental Leave (26 weeks for the primary caregiver), Annual Leave (20 days), Personal Leave (14 days), Curtin University Leave (2 days), Study Leave, and Community Service Leave. Plus, access to Long Service Leave after 7 years of continuous service (65 days/13-week entitlement for full-time staff).
  • Recognition for Prior Service : Curtin recognises prior service for long service leave purposes. New Curtin employees may be eligible if they have worked for an Australian University, public service or other recognised institution.
  • Health and Wellness : Our on-campus Medical Centre prioritises Curtin staff and students. Join Curtin's Healthy Lifestyle Program, with up to 2 hours per week of paid time off to engage in University-approved healthy lifestyle activities. Explore Curtin's wellbeing locations at https: // tinyurl.com/mtyf3vad
  • For more information about our university visit www. curtin.edu.au

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    Please provide a cover letter, and your CV to allow us to assess your suitability for this role.

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    Applications close: 5:00pm AWST, Tuesday, 25 June 2024.

    Applicants should note that prior to appointment, any offer of employment is subject to completion of National Police Records checks, and background, integrity, and reference checks to Curtin's satisfaction.

    If you have any queries in relation to this application process, please contact our careers team on 08 9266 9000 (option 3,1), quoting the reference number.

    Please note we are not accepting applications from recruitment agencies at this time.

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