Head of Site Facilities and Services, Springfields

Requisition Number:  6292

Spring, LAN, GB, PR4 0XJ

Head of Site Facilities and Services, Springfields


Westinghouse is seeking a real-estate and facilities leader for the Springfields site. Reporting to the Managing Director of Springfields, this key role will be accountable for short and long-term site planning, including buildings, space, land, and infrastructure.

The Head of Facilities and Services will generally be responsible for third party leases and opportunities, contractor management, compliance and day-to-day buildings maintenance and services for the optimal utilization of the site facilities.


Your Day to Day:


  • Works with Springfields Fuel (SFL) Management Team to obtain necessary regulatory/building permits for Springfield growth

  • Partner and advisor to executive stakeholders on all workplace planning activities.

  • Owns and manages third party leases for space and or facilities services

  • Provides support for third party strategic leases and Joint Venture leases

  • Responds to internal and external demands, assess the physical space requirements, and provides detailed options and recommendations, and associated costs

  • Proactively markets remaining identified leasable space, developing space options and proposals for complex problems

  • Ensures general safety, compliance with relevant legislation, regulations, and company requirements

  • Accountable to day-to-day site (not factory) maintenance and services associated with Springfields’s facilities to improve response/resolution times, quality of service, and corporate expenses.

  • Accountable for the transformation plans for all site maintenance and shared services

  • Accountable for long term site infrastructure planning and capital management – proactively seeking cost and operational efficiencies and risk reduction

  • Works with SFL decommissioning team to plan and deliver decommissioning activities.


Required to be successful in the role:

  • Bachelor’s degree

  • 10 years of experience in space planning, facilities management, and maintenance, preferably in a manufacturing environment

  • Must have (or be able to obtain) appropriate UK MOD clearance

  • Strong executive presence with a proven ability to influence leadership.

  • Experience working with and influencing senior levels in the organization.

  • Excellent customer communication skills including strong organizational, interpersonal skills.

  • Experience to effectively manage third party vendors and contracts.

  • Site maintenance experience in an industrial environment

  • Analysis of real estate and space related data, experience driving decisions based on data.

  • Experience driving strategic space planning projects with clarity and simplicity.

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