Facilities Manager

Position Sought Facilities Manager
Name Sue Dunn
Lives in Bradford
Qualifications IOSH



Emergency Lighting

Manual Handling

Asbestos Awareness

Overview of CDM Regulations

Previous Employers  
Availability Immediately
General Notes if Applicable Very experienced manager with a solid Facilities Management industry background

Available immediately


For more information relating to this CV please contact:

HVAC Recruitment Ltd

01745 77 22 18


Professional Profile:

  • A dedicated and enthusiastic Facilities Manager with an excellent understanding of the delivery of both hard and soft services to a multi-site portfolio and a retail site. Experience in the building engineering and facilities services area enables a logical and professional approach to problem solving. Enthusiastic, self-motivated and flexible as well as having the ability to work under pressure to achieve targets with tight timescales within an ever changing environment.

Technical Training Attended:

  • O.S.H. Managing Safety at Work
  • COSHH Awareness
  • Manual Handling
  • Asbestos Awareness
  • L8 Awareness
  • Accident Investigation Workshop
  • Emergency Lighting
  • Overview of CDM Regulations

Key Skills:

  • Sound commercial awareness.
  • Good negotiation and influencing skills.
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Strong team player.
  • Experienced in hard and soft facilities services and Building Engineering Services.
  • Excellent IT skills

Employment History:

XXXXX                                                                                      Facilities Manager

October 2012 to September 2019

Responsible for 248 buildings within West Yorkshire providing a safe working environment and driving brilliant customer service.

Key Achievements

  • Leading a team of 29 colleagues which include housekeeping, reception, security, mail and multi- skilled engineers
  • Ensuring PPM statutory and non-statutory are completed on time including compliance certification.
  • Coordination and review of Fire Risk Assessments including management of remedial actions.
  • Ensuring health and safety excellence and maintaining a secure workplace
  • Ability to challenge at all levels working practices to ensure a safe and complaint environment
  • Holding planned meetings with key customers to ensure excellent customer journey
  • Organise and plan workflow for a large multi-disciplined team, adapting to changing priorities and working with partners to maximise productivity and instigate change
  • Management and control of budget within my budget

XXXXX                                                                                      Site Manager

September 2011 to October 12

Working on Building Schools for the Future project – BSF PFI at Tong High School, Bradford covering all hard and soft services.

Key Achievements

  • Main interface with the school’s Business Manager and Amey
  • Key to the school recruitment by being actively involved in Parents Evenings and Open Days.
  • Managing 1590 students and teachers needs on a daily basis.
  • Accomplished tight timescales for examination layouts needed to be met.
  • Responsible for capturing all authority related damage (ARD) and recouping monies caused by staff and students.
  • Control of all H & S and Statutory Compliance checks.
  • Proactively managed security, cleaning, caretaking, engineers which staff of up to 25
  • Managed up to 30 contractors during holiday periods to complete agreed works between the school and Amey.
  • Responsible for recruitment, performance management, training and payroll.
  • Managed performance delivery against contract KPIs and ensured no financial abatements were incurred.

XXXXX                                                                                      Workplace Hub Manager August 2009 – September 2011

  • Transitional / Mobilisation of PFI contract for all hard and soft services for Pontefract, Wakefield and Pinderfields New Hospitals.

OCS Integrated Services                                                          Service Manager

February 2008 – August 2009

  • Working on a retail contract that provided both hard and soft services at the White Rose Shopping Centre, Leeds.

Carillion Plc                                                                               Facilities Manager

September 2000 – September 2007

  • Providing both hard and soft services covering a wide range of buildings within the BT estate spanning an area in excess of 900 buildings.

BT Plc                                                                                       Clerical Officer, BT Chat Lines

September 1982 – September 2000

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