Capital Works Project Manager
Serco Health - James Cook University Hospital, Marton Road, Middlesbrough, TS4 3B
Permanent - Full Time, 37.5 Hours per week
The James Cook University Hospital in Middlesbrough is a designated major trauma centre and provides all its specialties from one site which is unique for a hospital of its size. James Cook provides a wide range of district general hospital services and specialist services. It has 1,024 beds, a 24-hour acute admissions unit and an emergency department which houses the major trauma centre for Durham, East Cleveland, Tees Valley and North Yorkshire and has its own helipad.
Serco provide back office support services for James Cook University Hospital which include a variety of Soft and Hard FM Services including Catering, Cleaning, Maintenance and Portering.
As the Building Fabric and Capital Works Project Manager you will be responsible for the management and delivery of Trust initiated Capital Works and the day to day management of the Building Department Team Leaders and Grounds and Gardens Supervisor and will be responsible for the planning, management, day to day delivery, strategic maintenance and replacement of building services equipment installed and utilised throughout the estate.
Responsibilities include the management of any directly employed enginering labour associated to Capital works service delivery, statutory, mandatory and contractual obligations, onsite stores provision for building services and will support the Engineering and Building Manager in the effective running of the Estates and Maintenance Service Agreement.
What you'll need to do the role
You will ideally hold knowledge of Private Finance Initiative (PFI) contracts; preferably with experience in a hospital setting. The ideal candidate should have proven operational and Project delivery experience within the facilities management service, including pre and post tender work with a focus on operational and project delivery. From your previous experience there should be an ability to manage, interpret and suggest alternative solutions to operational and Capital scheme issues. As a manager you should be an effective communicator and have strong customer relationship skills, including possessing a high level of diplomacy.
Please note that the role may require the holder to visit areas that have patients, Discretion is always therefore required and patient privacy and dignity will be at the forefront of everything they do.
Meaningful and vital work: The nature of our business means you will do interesting work that matters - delivering essential services that touch people's lives
A world of opportunity: Our diverse UK-wide operations offer unrivalled opportunities to learn and develop. You'll be able to broaden your experience and apply your skills in new ways.
Great people: We are a motivated team who will encourage you and help you to succeed. You'll have the resources you need to do your job in a diverse and supportive environment.
What we offer
There are a range of benefits for working at Serco including 6% Employer Matched Contribution Pension, Life Assurance, 25 Days Holiday and 8 Days Bank Holidays and other flexible Serco benefits.
At Serco, not only is the nature of the work we do important, everyone has an important role to play, from caring for vulnerable people to managing complex public services. We are a team of 50,000 people responsible for delivering essential public services around the world in areas including defence, transport, justice, immigration, healthcare and citizen services. We are innovators, committed to redesigning and improving public services for the benefit of everyone.
By joining Serco you will have unlimited access to our Global Employee Networks - SercoInspire (Gender), SercoEmbrace (Multicultural), SercoUnlimited (Disability) and In@Serco (LGBT & Networks). Serco Employee Networks, led by colleagues who are passionate about diversity, inclusion and belonging.
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