A facility manager is responsible for the operation and maintenance of building systems and services.
He is responsible for the management of services and processes that support the core business of an organisation, by ensuring that best practices are followed for maximum efficiency. He is involved in both strategic planning and day-to-day operations, particularly in relation to buildings and premises.
A facility manager areas of responsibility may include:
- Building and grounds maintenance;
- Health and safety;
- Procurement and contract management;
- Space management;
- Catering and vending;
- Utilities and communications infrastructure.
The average salary of a Facilities Manager is £ 35,000/55,000+ per annum, depending on candidate’s experience, education and location.