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Facilities & Maintenance Team Leader

Date: Apr 29, 2021

Location: Bristol, GB

Company: GKN Aerospace Careers

About Us

GKN Aerospace is the world’s leading multi-technology tier 1 aerospace supplier. With 50 manufacturing locations in 15 countries, we serve over 90% of the world’s aircraft and engine manufacturers. We design and manufacture innovative smart aerospace systems and components. Our technologies are used in aircraft ranging from the most used single aisle aircraft and the largest passenger planes in the world to business jets and the world’s advanced 5th generation fighter aircraft.

About the opportunity

GKN Aerospace is a global engineering business. Every time you travel by air almost anywhere in the world, it is likely that GKN is helping you on your way. We design, manufacture and service systems and components for original equipment manufacturers around the world. We are continuously evolving, pioneering new technologies and reinventing existing ones, stretching ourselves to be better in everything we do.

We are looking for people who want to make a difference, talented members with the skills and passions to become the best of the future in what they do.


Job Summary

An opportunity has arisen to join the team at Filton as a Facilities & Maintenance Team Leader. 

Job Responsibilities

  • Manage OCS account for both Filton & Western Approach and the provision of their services including cleaning, reception and other services
  • Act as key point of contact for all Filton security and traffic related matters including liaising with the site landlord, Airbus
  • Manage the site door access system through Axiom
  • Participate in and contribute to the HSE & Facilities management team
  • Be a leader for a Technical Support Technician
  • Manage elements of the Facilities budget
  • Administrate specific purchase requisitions 

Job Qualifications

  • Capable of both leading and working as part of a team
  • Building relationships with colleagues and peers
  • Facilitate cross functional solutions
  • Proficient in the use Microsoft office and general IT software
  • Experience in the delivery and management of services

Diversity Inclusion and Belonging (DIB)

As a global engineering company, innovation is what differentiates us from our competitors and is central to our success.

A balance of cultures, ethnicities and genders help bring new ideas and creativity to GKN. We need people of different backgrounds, with different skills and perspectives to spark originality, imagination and creativeness in our teams around the world.

GKN is an equal opportunity employer.

We treat all our employees and applicants fairly and are committed to ensuring that there is no discrimination or harassment against any employee or qualified applicant on the grounds of age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, or veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.


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