Maintenance Manager

Organisation: The Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh

Salary: Starting salary of £36,180 plus civil service pension, generous annual holiday entitlement and other benefits

Location: Edinburgh

Full-time, permanent post, based in Edinburgh (onsite)
Starting salary £36,180, plus civil service pension, generous annual holiday entitlement and other benefits

The Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh is one of the world’s top four botanic gardens based on the quality, breadth and depth of our science, plant collections, public engagement, and education and we are looking for a Maintenance Manager to join our Estates & Technology team.

You will be responsible for the delivery of the RBGE Estates maintenance program across the built environment in our four Gardens (Edinburgh, Dawyck, Logan and Benmore), including maintenance works undertaken by our in-house estates’ maintenance team and our external Hard FM service provider.

Applicants should have either a trade qualification in a discipline such as mechanical, electrical, C&I or equivalent, relevant practical work experience. You should be well organised, be able to problem solve and work effectively under pressure with great decision-making skills and attention to detail, be experienced working with multiple trades including managing contractors and their health and safety and third-party contract management, demonstrate a proactive flexible approach to conducting reactive and planned maintenance and have strong customer service, displaying a flexible and friendly approach with the ability to clearly manage expectations.

To apply, please visit our website.

If you have not heard from us within 2 weeks of the closing date, please assume your application has not been successful on this occasion. No recruitment agencies please.

Application Deadline: Tuesday 30/01/2024