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Building Services Manager

  • Job reference: 914517
  • Location: Aberdeen
  • Salary: GBP45000 - GBP60000 per annum
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Building, Construction & Infrastructure
  • Date posted: 07/12/2017

I am currently recruiting for an experienced Building Services Manager to work in Aberdeen for a prestigious Main Contractor.

Job outline as follows:

To manage and co-ordinate the procurement, design development and installation of the Mechanical, Electrical, Plumbing and other associated services, to ensure that the overall phasing and completion of the works are achieved as required by the project objectives.


Review the package of information and advise the pre-construction team on appropriate contractors and method of procurement.
Review returned packages to ensure completeness and areas of risk or opportunity.
Advise on areas of buildability and / or Value Engineering where required.
Attend pre/post tender interviews where requested.
Assist the commercial team to select the most appropriate contractor(s). Involvement with the Tender Clarification Interviews for the services packages.
Provide value engineering input into the Building services package.
Manage and report on the procurement of utilities.
Assist with the procurement and management of consultants and suppliers
Design Development
Ensure technical meetings are carried outwith Design Teams
Produce monthly progress and Information Reports
Ensure implications with BWICWS and affect on structure/fabric is considered.
Maintain up to date site records as required
Deal with correspondence as necessary
Co-ordinate the commissioning, witnessing and demonstration process to ensure successful handover.
Ensure full O&M documentation is provided for handover
Resolve any Building Services issues on live / previous contracts


Internal: Regional Managing Director, Commercial, Operations, Preconstruction, Health and Safety.
External: Clients, Design Teams, Sub contractors, Statutory Services providers.


Supporting Building Services staff.

Successful delivery of the building services against quality, programme, cost and H&S.
Successful delivery of the utilities


Previous similar experience in Building Services in the construction industry.
Experience in dealing with Building Services Consultants, Engineers, Clients, Sub-contractors
Ability to communicate with staff at all levels.
Health and safety awareness.

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