Technical Services Manager

Position Sought Technical Services Manager
Name Candidate 37889
Lives in Tyne and Wear
Qualifications ILM Project Management


Commercial Gas expired

Domestic Gas expired

C& A/C & Refrigeration

C&G Refrigerant handling

Management of Legionella



Previous Employers  
Availability 1 month notice
General Notes if Applicable  


  • UKATA Asbestos Awareness E learning
  • ILM Project Management for Non Project Managers
  • Vital Fire Solutions Manual Handling Course
  • HSS Ladder and step Ladder Training course
  • Managing Health & Safety
  • Management of Legionella in Building Water Systems – Pass
  • Legionella in cooling Towers and Air Conditioning – Pass
  • Legionella role of responsible Person / duty holder / Landlord – Pass
  • Working at Heights awareness training
  • Evac Chair Key Trainer course (Trained Trainer)
  • Accelerate leadership Development course GFM
  • First Responder First Aid Training
  • Air conditioning & Refrigeration Part 2
  • C & G Air conditioning & Refrigeration Part 3
  • Electrical applications
  • Air conditioning systems & applications
  • Heat pumps & Heat recovery
  • Grimsby College – C & G Refrigerant Handling
  • Electrical wiring regulations
  • COCN1 – Commercial core gas safety TPCP1A – Test / Purging commercial pipe work
  • TPCP1 – Test / purging commercial pipe work ICPN1 – Installation First fix commercial pipe work
  • CIGA – Commission, service, repair and break down of indirect fired commercial gas appliances
  • CORT1 – Commission, service, repair and breakdown of overhead radiant gas heaters
  • ICAE1 – Installation first fix commercial gas appliances
  • City Multi Installation and commissioning Training course
  • Toshiba Product Training
  • Mobile Elevated Work Platforms
  • Learning Curve Safety Training Services 1999 – Basic Flat roof access written and Practical
  • Legionella awareness training
  • Responsible persons Training for the control of Legionella bacteria in water systems
  • An Inspector calls “review water regime
  • Delivering CCTV / Data protection training courses
  • Advanced driving Test

Employment History:

 XXXXXX XX                                                     Technical Services Manager

April 2015 – Present

  • Contract responsibility is for the M&E, Fabric and Grounds maintenance across the estate for 35 Police stations including the new Police HQ at Durham. I operate this via a team of 5 multi skilled engineers including a working supervisor for whom I am direct line manager for; I do this in conjunction with the office admin support staff to control reactive jobs, General PPM and Stat PPM. I also carry out General office duties including responsibility for helping to manage P&L and WIP on the Contract and compile monthly reports to the client for our regular contract reviews. I Review the PPM / asset lists for new sites and closing sites to ensure the PPM Planners are current and up to date. I control the specialist Sub contractors employed by Graham FM encompassing Fire and Security, Air conditioning, Grounds maintenance, Lift, Fabric repair and Electrical contractors. I ensure that all works and extra works are priced, managed and carried out in accordance with all Health and safety procedures and are invoiced to the client in a timely manner. I manage the minor works and small project element of the contract also from small minor works from £1,000 up to larger projects valued around £100,000
  • I am the daily first point of contact for the clients estate team for general day to day issues and escalations
  • I also recently managed our Durham county Council Water Hygiene contract (for approx. 547 sites) with line manager responsibility for 5 mobile water hygiene technicians and 1 supervisor and help to manage our help desk function. I was the local contact for day to day issues for the client. This was for a 12 month duration whilst the company sourced a new manager for our water hygiene division
  • I have now taken on board the operational hard services PPM and reactive works for another few sites in the midlands area overseeing the day to day maintenance of office accommodation for our client. I oversee our specialist sub contractors on this contract and manage / price the minor works, reactive works that are produced on the contracts. I am assisted by our helpdesk team in Belfast for the co-ordination of works these sites
  • I also take part in helping to win new contracts by assisting our new bids team with site visits and bid interviews with potential new clients. When we win new contracts I help to mobilise them when required and also take part in the asset verification on gaining new contracts to ensure that the items we are taking over are in good order


                                                                        Xxxxxxx xxxxx xxxx Contract

2001 – March 2015

XXXXXXXXX                                                    Facilities Manager North East England

January 2013 – March 2015

  • With the Day to day responsibility of providing Total FM Management across 14 HMRC Government sites on a PFI FM contract. Managing and overseeing a wide range of specialist sub-contractors, including Mechanical / Electrical, Fabric Cleaning, Security and grounds maintenance companies and ensuring that they comply to all contractual obligations and that all works on the sites meet and comply with Health and Safety procedures. I also control vacant property PPM regimes and I am also involved with new works / project works across the properties. I have mobilised various new sites also creating the PPM schedules on a concept PPM system for the properties

XXXXXXXXX XX                                              Facilities Manager North East England

October 2007 – January 2013

  • With the day to day responsibility of providing and delivering both statutory and planned preventative maintenance to 28HMRC Government sites on a PFI contract (including 3 Call centres) throughout the North East of England. Managing directly, a team of 7 Multi skilled Engineers plus a wide range of specialist sub-contractors. The role also included monitoring, auditing and overseeing Soft services: encompassing grounds maintenance, Cleaning and security contractors to ensure contractual compliance and all health and safety procedures are followed in relation to all activities on the sites. Small minor works projects also undertaken as part of the role up to £25k


2001 – October 2007

                                                                        Technical Facilities Manager

2003 – October 2007

  • With the day to day responsibility of providing and delivering both statutory and planned preventative maintenance to 18 HMRC sites throughout the North East of England. Management of a team of 4 Multi skilled Engineers and specialist sub contractors
  • Tupee to XXXX (xxxxxxxxx) on same contract in October 2007.Small minor works projects also undertaken as part of the role up to £25K

Mobile Multi Skilled Engineer

2001 – 2003

  • My duties included all of the below plus carrying out building fabric repairs to a portfolio of HMRC Government Buildings. Promotion to TFM on same contract. January 2003


XXXXXX XXXXXXXXXXX                                 Mobile Multi Skilled Engineer

1999 – 2001

  • My duties included all the maintenance activities below plus the service and maintenance of all services within the scope of building Services. This includes plumbing, heating system repairs and pipe work alterations
  • Working knowledge of Trend, Satchwell and Staffa control systems also acquired during this time

XXXX XXXX XXXXXXXXXXXXX                       Air Conditioning Engineer / Supervisor

1994 – 1999

  • My duties include all of the below as well as been a supervisor for 2 years controlling a small team of engineers which involved ordering and controlling parts for jobs as well as overseeing the installation and servicing of all air conditioning jobs

XXX XXXXXX                                                   Apprentice then A/C and Refrigeration

                                                                        Service Engineer

1984 – 1994

  • Duties involved; design, wiring and installation of HVAC control panels as well as installing maintaining and servicing a wide range of air conditioning equipment
  • One year spent during this time as a contracts engineer involving surveying pricing and running installations

Youth Training Scheme                                Sunderland Engineering Training


1983 – 1984

  • Electrical training course

Driving License:

  • Driving License – Full, Clean


  • MBIFM: Member, British Institute of Facilities Managers 2008. to Present

 Hobbies and Interests:

  • Cycling, Running, Football, Golf
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