Maintenance Supervisor - Cape Town Verfied

Salary Negotiable Cape Town, Western Cape Cape Town, Western Cape more than 14 days ago 05-01-2022 2:48:09 PM
Maintenance Supervisor – Cape Town
Are you looking for an opportunity to make a positive impact in the education and holistic wellbeing of impoverished children in South Africa? Our client’s mission is to break the cycle of poverty around the world. The schools invest in the lives of children utilising research-based best practices with a focus on holistic human development. They offer students a pathway to become contributing members of society and change the lives of generations to come.

About the position:
The Maintenance Supervisor oversees the ground facilities and maintains school equipment. Duties include scheduling preventative maintenance tasks, reacting to maintenance emergencies, and testing building security systems. The incumbent may also be required to propose appropriate equipment and the supply-needs for the school campus. Previous experience working as a maintenance supervisor, specifically within a school environment is a requirement.
• Inspect sites regularly to identify problems and necessary maintenance.
• Prepare weekly maintenance schedules and allocate work as per forecasted workloads.
• Provides supervision and train workers.
• Coordinate daily cleaning and maintenance activities.
• Oversee all repairs and ensure that work is completed on time.
• Maintain all inventory and equipment and ensure proper storage.
• Comply with all health and safety regulations and practices on site.
• Conduct preventative maintenance work.
• Conduct follow-ups on all maintenance and repair work and provide feedback.
• Conduct safety inspections as scheduled.
• Establish strategies to meet workload demands on time.
• Ensure facilities are properly secured, guarded, opened, and always locked.
• Assist the Facilities Manager to identify new projects.
• Assist in drafting budget proposal for maintenance.
• Responsible for minor discipline of subordinates.
The candidates must fulfill the following requirements:
• Clear criminal record, PDP (advantageous) and Code 10 License (preferred)
• Previous experience working as a maintenance supervisor, specifically within a school environment.

MaraisButton & Associates has retained to recruit for this position.

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
Our client is committed to equality, employment equity, and diversity.
Preference will be given to candidates from under-represented designated groups.