Head of Technical Services

  • Job Reference: 4714
  • Date Posted: 14 September 2023
  • Recruiter: 300 North
  • Location: Manchester City Centre, Greater Manchester, England
  • Salary: £60,000 to £65,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Car allowance plus bonus
  • Sector: Technical & Engineering, Facilities / Estates Management
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Head of Technical Services

I am recruiting for a Head of Technical Services to work for a leading Facilities Management organisation to be based on a healthcare contract in Manchester.


  • Head of Technical Service
  • Manchester
  • £60000 - £65000 - plus car/car allowance plus bonus
  • Facilities Management

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Responsibility of the mechanical and electrical technical performance and maintenance of standards on the contract
  • Accountable for technical compliance of the contract
  • Provide direct leadership to the Technical Services functions of the contract with accountability for the technical compliance
  • Delivering all planned and reactive maintenance through the established Technical Team
  • Work with key stakeholders on the contract to ensure the service delivery across the full range of services is continually improving, and SLAs associated with statutory compliance are achieved
  • Providing and developing end to end technical delivery standards for the account and wider business to review and understand the delivery strategy
  • Provide continual improvement and review process to the delivery standards.
  • Supporting the client and any independent auditors on the compliance audit regime, from contractual requirements, statutory compliance, and specific statutory inspections across varied topic
  • Contribute to the financial performance of the contract particularly around operational efficiency, subcontractors, procurement, and internal governance of works
  • Line management of the technical services team

Candidate Requirements

  • Mechanical/Electrical qualified
  • Experience working on a healthcare Facilities Management Contract
  • Senior technical leadership experience managing either static teams or mobile delivery teams across a varied estate.
  • Experience in managing/working within a compliance led environment.
  • Team management experience delivering projects, including lifecycle.