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Building Services Team Manager (Repairs)

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Reference:
BMS00344
Organisation:
Babergh and Mid Suffolk District Councils
Place of work:
Great Wenham Operational Hub, South Suffolk
Salary details:
Job term:
Full Time
Hours:
37 hours per week
Appointment:
Permanent
Closing date:
27 January 2021 01:00 PM
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£37,890 - £43,857 pa

We’re proud of the role we play in creating the environment, economy and communities for our districts. Babergh and Mid Suffolk have consistently been voted amongst the top places to live in the UK.

Working together across our Councils and with our partners in the public, private and voluntary sectors, we provide excellent services to our 190,000 residents across Babergh and Mid Suffolk – working hard to provide homes, support our communities, boost local economy, protect our environment and keep our districts clean, tidy and safe.

We are now looking for the right person to join our team in Building Services who shares our values, commitment and motivation to help make a difference for our districts and those who live here.

We have an exciting opportunity to join our dynamic team as the “Building Services Team Manager (Repairs)”. The successful person will manage all aspects of our Housing Stock repairs service, including leading a team of circa 50 staff in addition to monitoring our local partners who provide services on our behalf across the housing stock of Babergh and Mid Suffolk District Councils’. In addition, Building Services currently manage outsourced contracts of approximately £12m per year delivering capital investment programmes.

We are looking for a team player who understands our ambition around excellent service for customers and understands sustainability, commerciality and have a long-term mindset.

You will need to demonstrate your excellence in performance and people management, as well as contract and financial management. Experience of managing large operational teams across the built environment is also essential.

Both Councils’ have passed a Carbon Reduction Management Plan which makes this is an exciting time to join our forward thinking organisation and lead the way on decarbonising our 7,000 homes.

You will be based at our operational hub close to Ipswich, with a range of facilities and excellent travel links. We offer a generous leave entitlement, access to the Suffolk Green Travel Plan, discount scheme and pension scheme. We also offer a full range of training and development and will give you all the support you need, for your career and wellbeing.

A driving licence/car is required for the post. A casual mileage allowance can be claimed for business mileage.

We are committed to agile and flexible working (subject to business need), with full time, part time or job share opportunities considered.  Supporting equality and diversity, Babergh and Mid Suffolk District Councils provide opportunity and ambition for all, enabling and empowering our people to deliver the best possible results for our residents.

For an informal discussion about this role please call Keith Turner – Corporate Manager Building Services on 07562 167822 or email keith.turner@baberghmidsuffolk.gov.uk

Interview Date: w/c 1 February 2021

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