Facilities Manager – South Bristol

Job title: Facilities Manager – South

Company: Arriva

Job description: Introduction

Arriva Traincare have an exciting opportunity for a Facilities Manager to join the team based in either Bristol or Eastleigh depots. Reporting into the Infrastructure Facilities and Services Manager you will be responsible for coordinating and planning the maintenance schedule for all ATC facilities, strategically and day to day.

You’ll receive fantastic benefits including a competitive salary, pension, healthcare cover, life cover, Arriva Travel Pass, Cycle to Work scheme and Arriva Village retailer discount scheme.

Contract: Permanent contract working an average of 37.5 hours per week however there may be a requirement to work nights or weekends as and when required

Working as the Facilities Manager in the South you will be responsible for Cambridge, Bristol and Eastleigh depots. …


What will this role of Facilities Manager entail?

  • Collection of IDR information for depots within your remit
  • Responsible for dealing with daily IDR’s and contacting relevant sub-contractors to attend the depots to ensure faults are dealt with as soon as possible
  • Weekly meetings with Depot Managers
  • Raising purchase reqs and forms for approvals
  • Line management of facilities staff across the depots within your remit
  • Contact sub-contractors and engage in the tendering process
  • Production of Capex submission for Director approval
  • Ensure contractors have all Health and Safety information
  • Carrying out progress meetings and surveys


What will I need to be considered for this Facilities Manager role?

  • University Degree in Civil Engineering or equivalent is desirable
  • Minimum of 8 years’ experience in building construction and maintenance work including facility management
  • Experience within Railway Infrastructure Maintenance
  • Strong understanding of building maintenance and repair methods
  • Good understanding of mechanical equipment, air conditioning, refrigeration, fire systems, stand-by emergency power, water treatment and preventative maintenance programmes
  • Full and valid driving licence is essential

Who we are:

Arriva TrainCare provides Light and Heavy Train Maintenance services to the railway industry from its six strategically located maintenance depots. Arriva TrainCare is part of Arriva, which is part of the Deutsche Bahn group, one of the largest transport services organisations in Europe, employing over 55,900 people and delivering more than 1.5 billion passenger journeys across 15 European countries every year. You’ll be part of a professional team with these core behaviours at heart;

  • One Arriva – We work as one team, ‘together we are Arriva’;
  • Great customer experience – We keep our customers happy every day;
  • Doing the right thing – We look after our customers, colleagues and the environment, and always put safety first;
  • Thinking beyond – We are curious and inspired to think beyond today for an even bigger and better Arriva tomorrow.

We acknowledge the importance of our people’s diverse experiences, talents and cultures. Embracing diversity and inclusion is a key component of our talent strategy. The creation of a diverse, inclusive workforce is central to our ability to unlock potential and enhance our success.

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Job Summary


Facilities Manager – South




Bristol, Avon, United Kingdom

Job Group:

Facility Management

Type of Contract:

Full Time

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Facilities Manager – South Benefits

Enjoy discounts with major retailers through Arriva’s employee benefits portal, The Village.

A healthier and cheaper way to commute with a tax efficient way to fund buying a bike.

A 24 hour helpline to support you through the challenges that life sometimes throws at you.

Free rail travel for you and your family (rules and conditions apply).

Helping you save for the future with access to a pension scheme.

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Facilities Manager – South




Bristol, Avon, United Kingdom

Job Group

Facility Management

Type of Contract

Full Time

Ref #


Arriva Group is committed to promoting equal opportunities in employment. You and any job applicants will receive equal treatment regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marital or civil partner status, pregnancy or maternity, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation.

Expected salary:

Location: Bristol

Job date: Wed, 04 Aug 2021 23:55:06 GMT

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