Building Maintenance Officer (Public Sector)

Job Description

Building Maintenance Officer (Public Sector)

VANRATH are assisting our client, a large Public Sector Organisation, in their search for a Building Maintenance Officer for 8 months initially with the possibility of extension.


  • Assess the condition of designated area within estates for which he/she holds responsibility, on the basis of survey reports and periodic detailed inspection, identifying and initiating work as necessary.
  • Review and implement preventative maintenance schedules as appropriate to ensure the cost-effective operation of the estate.
  • Prepare and control maintenance contractors and designated subordinate staff to carry out routine maintenance and minor works, operating within cost limits and monitoring all invoices to ensure cost efficiency.
  • Allocate work to and supervise staff within designated areas, ensuring efficient management of workload.
  • Establish, maintain, develop and control the procedures for all operations and maintenance work.
  • Ensure that in-hour and outside contract groups operate within defined procedures.


  • Degree in a relevant building discipline Plus 2 years' relevant experience in the past 5 Years working in a technical role


  • HND/HNC (or equivalent) in a relevant building discipline AND 3 years relevant experience in the last 6 Years working in a technical role


  • 5 years relevant building officer experience in past 8 Years working in a technical role

  • Hold a current full driving licence which is valid for use in the UK and have access to a car
  • Experience of and the ability to develop minor projects from inception to completion.
  • Experience as a building maintenance officer with responsibility for the management of an in house maintenance team and or the management of maintenance contractors

c£43,742 per annum, plus discount benefits.

For further information on this vacancy, or any other Public Sector job in Armagh or wider Northern Ireland, please apply via the link below or contact Chris Haddock in the strictest confidence.

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