Facilities Manager (Canberra, ACT, AU)

  • Broadspectrum
  • Canberra ACT, Australia
  • 12/06/2019
Full Time - Flexible Facilities Management

Job Description



As part of the Broadspectrum Group, Broadspectrum Property integrates core property and facilities management services alongside specialist services.

Leveraging the pedigree and expertise of the Broadspectrum organisation with over 20,000 professional people located across Australia and more than 80,000 globally, Broadspectrum Property delivers a truly seamless corporate real estate solution.

To support our rapid growth we are seeking to engage dynamic and experienced property and facilities management professionals to join our market leading team across Australia.


About the role

Based out of the office in Forrest ACT and reporting to the Senior facilities Manager – Facilities Manager , this role will involve delivering facilities management services to nominated entities and undertaking annual inspections, developing relationships and preparing data to contribute to the annual property plans.


Key responsibilities: ( But not limited to )

  • Effectively manage the site to ensure building owner and tenant business requirements are met (where possible) and prioritised appropriately

  • Ensure tenants act in accordance with predetermined building rules, MOU’s and general industry standards and avoid building owner exposure to contractual and regulatory issues.

  • Review Building Owner Approvals (BOAs) and provide advice (where necessary) and inspect works

  • Take immediate action to resolve compliance issues (where possible) and report any unresolved compliance matters for resolution

  • Build and maintain positive relationships with all stakeholders, as building owner, tenant, contractors and project managers

  • Provide advice to Finance and other stakeholders as requested

  • Identify opportunities to improve building efficiency by providing cost and effort saving initiatives through proactive management of the site

  • Under-take walkthrough, monitor base building conditions, identify excursions, outages and report to Senior FM and client

  • Ensure prompt and effective communication with the tenant(s) in the building



Skills & Experience:

With a keen desire to develop your career within the property industry; you will be a Team Player with strong attention to detail; the ability to prioritise multiple tasks and work unsupervised.


  • Worked in the property industry

  • Enjoy working with people and can build positive relationships

  • Minimum 2 years' proven experience in a similar role within a Property or Facilities Management environment

  • High level organisational skills

  • Ability to manage multiple priorities simultaneouslyAbility to build and maintain relationships with all stakeholders

  • Proficient in desktop applications such as Word, Excel and Outlook

  • Strong communication skills both verbal and written



This is a great opportunity to work in a high performing team and be part of the long term success of a new and exciting contract. You will be rewarded with great career opportunities, access to a highly collaborative leadership team and a flexible working environment.

We acknowledge the importance of our people’s diverse experiences, talents and cultures that they bring to work with them each day. Embracing Diversity and Creating Inclusion is a key component of our Talent Management Strategy. The creation of a Diverse and Inclusive workforce is central to our ability to unlock potential and enhance our success, creating a high-performance business.