Leading UK Manufacturer of Caravans and Motorhomes

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Facilities Manager



Facilities Manager


Main Purpose of the job

To manage the day to day running of all Lean Factory improvement projects to meet all deadlines and targets


Agree specifications with internal and external partners

Maintain and control of project costs

o Continual evaluation of each sub project and payment

o Timely reporting of actions for off plan events

Maintain and control Gantt chart plans

o Optimisation the project as part of the work preparation

o Creation of construction schedule with target / actual adjustment

o Material planning and ordering in cooperation with the site manager and the

purchasing department

o Conducting construction meetings and sign off

o Monthly reporting on project progress

Select team members

Select and control contractors

Agree contracts

Provide input to the strategic direction of the Lean Factory project

Provide CAD drawing support for all areas of the Lean Factory project

Promote and maintain an effective communication throughout

Regular review /objective setting meetings held with the project teams

Liaise with company Production Director to ensure that decisions also take into account the overall company and

project strategy

Work in conjunction with the Health and Safety Manager to ensure safe working practices are implemented and

adhered to

Optimisation of personnel, devices and machines

To promote a culture of continuous improvement

Any other reasonable duties

Involvement in 5S & Continuous Improvement initiatives

Adhere to H&S Policy

Adhere to Company Handbook

Adhere to Quality Policy

Adhere to Standard Operating Procedures

Adhere to IT Policy

Involvement in training requests


Educated to degree level in an Engineering discipline – essential

Relevant experience plus HNC alternative as a minimum

Level 1 equivalent in English & Maths

Knowledge and Experience:

5+ years of multi-project planning and construction experience

An understanding of risk management policies and procedures

Extensive budget management experience for large-scale construction projects

Sound knowledge of building materials, processes and equipment

MS Office and CAD software

At least 5 years’ experience of Capital Project Management, machine specification, contract documentation, machine


Total Productive Maintenance (TPM)

Continuous improvement tools and techniques

Sound knowledge of Health and Safety legislation

Budget management

Capital expenditure project management

Building, construction and planning regulations including CDM

Control of contractors

Knowledge of environmental regulations - desirable


High motivation, flexibility and entrepreneurial thinking

Analytical and conceptual competence

Results orientated

Meets strict targets and deadlines

Communication and organisational talent

National and international mobility

Team player, assertive; achieves results through people

Impeccable, appropriate behaviour in all hierarchical levels (from operator to board level)

High independence


Communication skills; selective flow of information, sensitivity across all hierarchical levels


Interpersonal skills



Act with Integrity

Lead by example

Look after our Customers

Communicate effectively - we talk to each other not about each other

Process driven

Promote a positive business image


Not wasteful of Company Resources

Support the Community and Environment

Normal Hours of work: 

Days : Mon, Tues, Wed, Thurs Hours : 08:00 to 17:00

Fri 08:00 13:00

The post holder would be required to work the hours necessary to fulfil the requirements of the role.

How to Apply:

Please forward an up to date copy of your CV to recruitment@erwinhymergroup.co.uk indicating your current salary.

Closing date:

16 Sep 2019