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Facilities Manager, Unicorn Theatre


We are looking for a practical and adaptable person with a proactive attitude to join the Unicorn team as Facilities Manager.

With the support of the Production & Technical Director, you will lead on the day-to-day provision of all building services and contracts, making sure that the Unicorn building meets the needs of all its users as efficiently, safely, and cost-effectively as possible. You will ensure compliance with Health & Safety regulations, all licensing requirements, and the sustainability aims of the Unicorn Theatre.

As well as being the first responder to any building emergencies, you will undertake planned and preventative maintenance; you’ll proactively undertake any general repairs and redecoration (including doors, hardware, fixtures, basic plumbing, and replacement of routine consumables), schedule maintenance activities and liaise with and supervise third party contractors.

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Contract: Full-time, permanent. We will consider applications for flexible working, and job-sharing.

Salary: £26,000
Closing date for applications: Midday, Tuesday 13 April 2021
First Interviews: Thursday 22 April 2021

Because of the nature of this role, our preference would be that interviews take place in person at the Unicorn Theatre; this will give candidates an important chance to see the building they’ll be working with. Zoom interviews are also a possibility.
A second interview is planned for early in the w/c 26 April.

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