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Facility Engineer (M&E)

Location: Both Campuses (Singapore)
Functional area: Maintenance/ Security/ Cleaning
Employment type: Full-time
Job type: Permanent
Full Time 44 hours/week
commencing in November 2017
Location: Main Campus or Junior Campus

The GESS has strong European foundations and believes in developing confident, forward-looking students through a celebration of respect, openness and inclusiveness. GESS is recognized for its languages and offers a choice between two main curricula: the German Abitur or the English-speaking International Baccalaureate (IB) programme. The school caters to students of all ages, starting from 18 months to graduation at 18 years. GESS is a private school association led by an elected committee and the school management. Currently, more than 300 full and part-time staff are employed at the school. A new purpose-built campus with brand new facilities will open in August, 2018 at Dairy Farm Road.

Responsibilities:
  • Lead and manage the M&E team to provide smooth delivery of the operational and technical duties
  • Responsible for day to day facilities and maintenance of operational equipment and building infrastructures
  • In charge of planning, coordination and managing the ad-hoc projects, space configurations works and improvement works in the school
  • Conduct monthly management review with respective service partners, to establish standard of achievement and areas of improvement
  • Analyze trends in service requests/breakdown and apply measures to minimize recurrence
  • Carry out inspections to ensure all management and maintenance of the building facilities and equipment are in complied with the statutory requirements
  • Develop and maintain good relationship with contractors/ and or vendors for all aspects of utilities and building management
  • Develops and implements facility emergency plan policy and procedure
  • Work closely with Facility Manager in the plan and execution of health and safety procedure
  • Assist and support in periodical facilities budget review exercise

Requirements:
  • Minimum Degree with at least 3 to 5 years of relevant working experience in similar role
  • Experience in leading and managing facilities team/department
  • Meticulous and team player
  • Able to work during weekends when required
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment
  • Strong organizational skills
We offer an exciting working environment in an international and cooperative team.  Your application should include a letter of application, your complete resume, salary expectations and a recent photo. Please indicate your reasons for applying for the position.  Please note, that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

Our students are our most valuable assets. As any professional international school, GESS has a Child Protection Policy. Our recruitment process reflects this policy in that we ask for a police clearance check and further background checks for shortlisted candidates.

Are you interested? Then we would like to hear from you!

 
 
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