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Estates Manager

  • Location: Cambridge
  • Salary: £54000 per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent
  • Sector: Construction
  • Contact: Jack Heather
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01603615511
  • Job Ref: SF54061
We are looking to find an Estates Manager to look after one of the highly prestigious Cambridge University sites. You’ll have the perfect opportunity to deliver your time served experience in estates maintenance in a large, historic and beautiful setting.
You’ll head up the Maintenance Department which consists of the Estates Manager, Works Supervisor, and multi-disciplinary maintenance team members including a plumber, electrician, carpenter and painter. The team is well established and work very closely together to ensure that the work for the College is undertaken with professionalism and to the highest standard. You’ll get the chance to plan for the future with your project management skills, organising contractors for any major works and delivering your knowledge of the sector to get the best people for the job.
You’ll excel in this job by:
  • Having experience preparing and submitting papers/reports to the Buildings Committee, Minor Works Committee, Health & Safety Committee, Sustainability Committee and project boards for estates projects.
  • Developing short, medium and long term plans for maintenance of the estate.
  • Being able to look after a large team and make sure all staff are properly looked after and heard and upskilled through training and development.
  • Assisting the formation of the Departments budgets and regularly assess internal and external spend.
You’ll be offered a fantastic salary of £54,000p.a. with a generous holiday of 27 days +bank holiday. There will also be a lunch allowance and a contributory private medical insurance healthcare scheme to make sure you’re always at the top of your game.
If you want a fresh challenge in a historic and stunning environment then get in contact with Jack Heather at Select Appointments by clicking apply now!