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Section Manager (Repairs and Maintenance)

Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Salary: £44624 - £47665 per annum + 18.9% Pension, generous annual leave
REF: SMRMGHC0622_1655468749
Contact Name: Abigail Lincoln
Contact Email:
Job Published: 8 days ago

Job Description

I am looking to appoint a Section Manager (Repairs and Maintenance) to join a leading team in the public sector.

Based in Gateshead, the purpose of this role is to manage the delivery of the Operational Repairs Service to provide an outstanding customer focused repairs and maintenance service ensuring compliance with current legislation, regulations and safety standards.

This role will be responsible for managing 100+ staff - a mix of office based staff and schedulers for a busy responsive repairs service.

Candidates will need to demonstrate an ability to not only work to delivery KPIs but ensure that all staff are adhering to these

The successful candidate in this post will be responsible for managing stock, fleet, PPE and Health and Safety protocol.

The right candidate will also have:

Experience of...

  • Repairs service delivery and/or repair contract management
  • Effective performance management of service delivery to achieve performance targets and service standards
  • Budget monitoring and financial management
  • Partnership/collaborative working


  • Degree in a relevant building surveying or building maintenance/or relevant experience
  • Full driving licence or access to mobility support

If interested, please apply within or call Abigail on 0191 814 1360 / 07912274473.