Facilities Officer

Facilities Officer

Job Title: Facilities Officer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Brisbane
Salary: $34.93 p/h plus super
Start Date: 31 August 2020
Reference: 3158364
Contact Name: Lucia Schefermann
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 19, 2020 04:45

Job Description

About the role: 
Public Sector People are currently seeking an experienced Technical Officer (Building & Facilities) to join our local government client on a 6 month contract.

The Facilities Officer is responsible for  providing technical and nontechnical advice in relation to the development and implementation of specifications and standards for the cost-effective delivery of buildings and facilities maintenance, compliance and service contracts.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Undertake, develop, oversee and review all departmental capital and operational procurement and management activities and documentation.
  • Develop, implement and inculcate a suite of technical standards to inform and guide improvement in departmental operations applicable to building and facility maintenance and compliance practices, contract delivery and performance.
  • Undertake investigations, audits and research to guide the development of departmental technical and compliance standards.
  • Coordinate asbestos safety compliance, issue asbestos work permits as Council’s Asbestos Materials Officer, maintain and update Council`s asbestos registers and provide technical advice regarding building and facility asbestos compliance.
  • Project manage assigned departmental capital and operational contracts including the performance of contractors and sub-contractors, in compliance with contract documentation.
  • Investigate and notify breaches of contract and provide solutions to management to resolve contractor performance issues.
  • Provide advice on claims for payment, measure value of work completed and/or variations

Key Skills:
  • Tertiary qualification in building and construction or other relevant field.
  • Certificate of competency in conduct asbestos assessment associated with removal.
  • Current C class driver’s licence.
  • Construction Induction Card competency that has been used or obtained within the past 2 years.
  • Demonstrated ability to review technical and nontechnical aspects of buildings and facilities contracts and manage building and facilities compliance and maintenance trades.
  • Developed investigative, analytical, research and technical report writing skills.
If you meet the above criteria and are looking for your next contract opportunity please apply via the appropriate link with a CV attached.

For a confidential discussion regarding this opportunity please contact Lucia Schefermann |

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