Education : Bachelors Degree
A hands on and very capable Maintenance Manager who is competent across all areas of property maintenance. Karen has experience of plumbing, electrical and HVAC repairs, as well as carpentry, lock-
smithing, painting and snow removal. She is a good planner and communicator with a positive attitude who will always make sure that buildings and grounds are maintained to the highest possible standards.
She has a track record of delivering a robust service, improving the effectiveness of maintenance equipment, and maintaining the highest standards of quality, safety and performance.
Right now she is looking for a suitable position with an organisation that is committed to its employees personal and career development.
Managing maintenance schedules and budgets.
Delivering planned and property maintenance.
Managing a team of multi-disciplined maintenance technicians.
Planning, directing and controlling the efforts of the Maintenance Team.
Ensuring that all electrical equipment is in safe working order in line with current regulations.
Ensuring that all certificates of compliance are maintained and up to date in accordance with relevant legislation.
Designing maintenance programs.
Checking electrical units.
Delegating work responsibilities.
Recording daily maintenance activity.
Mentoring inexperienced or new employees.
Running an efficient repairs reporting system.
Responding quickly to any emergencies.
Conducting employee performance reviews.
Involved in the hiring on maintenance personnel.
Using specialist maintenance management software to track work.
Running a preventive maintenance program that will minimize service repairs in the long run.
Participating in senior management meetings.
Building up maintenance teams.
KEY SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES
Awareness of modern maintenance techniques.
A good understanding of heating, ventilation and plumbing building services.
Superb leadership, coaching and mentoring skills.
Promoting a safety conscious working environment.
Managing maintenance budgets and controlling costs.
Knowledge of building codes, laws and regulations.
Ability to influence and negotiate within a customer focused environment.