Building Conservation Manager - York
- Building Conservation Manager - York
- 37 Tanner Row, York, YO1 6WP
- c£34,000 per annum / Full Time / Permanent
- Job type
Joining our Estates Department and based in the territory office at York, you will play your part in helping to support the teams who maintain, repair and improve the historic and iconic buildings English Heritage cares for.
As a Building Conservation Manager you will provide a high quality comprehensive conservation, maintenance and customer focused facilities management service for English Heritage's National Collection of Historic Properties.
You will have a passion for historic buildings and monuments and understand the specialist care and attention they require. Your ability to manage the administration of B&CE term maintenance contracts and schedules of rates will be put to good use. You will also be expected to prepare clear works instructions and manage the ongoing works on site.
You will have a passion for working with others and enjoy being a part of a busy team with changing priorities. As a confident communicator, you will be comfortable building rapport with a wide variety of teams across the business.
As a natural problem solver, you will seek to use your initiative to overcome practical issues that come up. With the ability to follow processes and procedures you will also have the flexibility to be able to manage the unexpected when it arises.
You will hold either a minimum HND/C or NVQ Level 4 or equivalent in a building/construction related discipline and/or equivalent experience.
English Heritage cares for over 400 historic monuments, buildings and places across the UK. We champion historic places, helping people to understand, care for and enjoy them, now and for future generations. We'd love you to join us and play your very own part in our vision to become a thriving and well-loved charity.
English Heritage offers a competitive salary, a generous pension scheme, 25 days holiday (plus bank holidays) and other financial and non-financial lifestyle benefits.
Closing date: 25/02/2018 23:59:59
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