Project Manager - Facilities Management Permanent

23984-CON/MM/02 Academic 15 Oct 2021
Curro Western Cape
Market related
Detail Information
Job Summary
Join a large listed company as Project Manager in their Facilities Department. The succesfull person will ensure successful implementation and management of an immovable assets maintenance program across 179 schools on 77 premises nationally.
Job Description


  • You will only be required to submit supporting documents should you be invited for an interview.
  • You do not need to contact us. Please regard your application for this post as unsuccessful if you have not received notification for an interview 2 weeks after the closing date.
  • Curro Holdings Ltd reserves the right to not make an appointment.


Curro is an equal opportunity employer


Preference will be given to EE candidates

Key Skills / Requirements

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Establishing and maintaining a facilities management program across all facilities nationally
  • Ensuring reactive maintenance and incidents are addressed within SLA timeframes
  • Managing planned maintenance projects within the expected timeframes
  • Ensuring regulatory compliance and initiating remedial actions where required
  • Finding and implementing technological solutions to optimize operational costs and efficiencies
  • Ensuring compliance with the business continuity policy
  • Engaging with end users and senior management on a regular basis to ensure project briefs and deliveries are met within requirements
  • Engaging with construction professionals on a regular basis to ensure project briefs and deliveries are met within expected timeframes
  • Engaging with building contractors on a regular basis to ensure completion of projects within the expected timeframes
  • Co-ordinating all role players and processes to ensure completion of projects within expected timeframes
  • Managing project progress reporting system
  • Travelling to existing sites and construction sites
  • Ensuring budget change management process compliance
  • Ensuring the effective maintenance of contracts and SLA’s with building contractors and service providers
  • Ensuring projects are closed-out effectively in terms of work completion certificates and hand over to end user, etc


Desired Experience & Qualification

  • Grade 12 with either a Qualification in Facilities Management and or Qualification in Construction Project Management
  • 5 years as a facilities manager or construction project manager
  • Facilities management on various facilities simultaneously nationally



  • Leadership
  • Administration
  • Project coordination
  • Project management
  • Construction knowledge
  • High level of computer literacy and Facilities Management tools
  • Work well under pressure


Behavioural Attributes:

  • Planning and organising
  • Finisher mentality
  • Attention to detail
  • Decisiveness
  • Logical
  • Relationship builder
  • Communication (verbal and written)