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Supervisor Facilities


Reference: 4892867

The City of Canning aims to be a welcoming and thriving city, giving our people an opportunity to thrive through work that truly makes a difference! We now have an exciting opportunity for a Supervisor Facilities to join us on permanent, full time basis.

Impact the Community in a Big Way!

The role reports to the Leader Facilities and will be responsible for coordinating and supervising the maintenance, refurbishment and cleaning of property and assets across the City. In particular the role will manage contractors and lead a small team ensuring the work is completed to a high standard and in line with health and safety practices and procedures. The successful applicant will also have the opportunity to be involved in capital projects from scope to delivery.

  • 19 Day Month
  • Gym membership and vehicle
  • $77,090 - $ 92,066 per annum + 10.5% super

Applicants will have a minimum of 5 years' experience in building and facility maintenance, including knowledge of building construction methods, techniques, regulatory compliance, laws and standards, as well as have a current C Class driver's licence and a current satisfactory National Police Clearance. The right applicant will ideally have a tertiary qualification, and will have an understanding of the principles of customer service and workplace health and safety compliance. They will have the ability to liaise with people at all levels to effectively lead and guide a team and oversee contractors. The successful applicant will also have a working knowledge of task scheduling, cost control, estimating and budget procedures and have excellent verbal and written communication skills with an excellent work ethic. There will be a requirement to be contactable after hours and occasionally work outside standard business hours.

Canning welcomes you to apply:

Please visit our website where you can access the position description and apply for the position.

To submit an application, you will need to provide two attachments only - 1) your resume and 2) a cover letter that addresses the selection criteria listed in the position description.

For a confidential enquiry please contact Ashleigh Battye on 08 9231 0626. Reference 36-1920

Applications close 5.00pm Friday 18 October 2019

At the City of Canning, one person can, and does, make a difference every day!

The City of Canning is a "Welcoming and Thriving" place to live and work. We believe that engaging people with diverse backgrounds will assist in delivering superior services to our community and are committed to the principles of equal opportunity for all.

Applications Close: 18 Oct 2019