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Estates Compliance Manager

Estates & Facilities

Location:  Newport, Shropshire TF10 8NB
Salary:  £40,927 to £44,706 per annum
The point of entry will be dependent upon relevant qualifications and experience
Post Type:  Full Time
Contract Type: Permanent
Closing Date:  23.59 hours BST on Tuesday 31 May 2022
Reference:  JC-799

The Estates and Facilities Department provides a number of essential services to Harper Adams University and is responsible for the management and facilities maintenance of the main campus and outlying properties.

The University is seeking a professional and competent individual with a track record in estates legal compliance covering legionella, fire safety and asbestos management. The right individual will be adaptable, hands-on and will be able to bring innovation to a forward-looking Estates Maintenance team. Working with in-house staff and external service contractors they will manage the estates compliance function to enable the University to meet its legislative compliance obligations. 

Applicants should have a Degree qualification or equivalent formal professional qualification in relevant subject, or Chartered Status within a relevant institution along with appropriate membership of a professional body as recognised and required for the post (e.g. IOSH, MIIRSM)

If you have any queries or questions or for an informal discussion please contact Jonathan Cain via email a 

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Harper Adams University is one of the premier UK Higher Education institutions focused on the land-based and food supply chain sector. With around 2,800 undergraduate students, plus those completing postgraduate, research and CPD programmes, Harper Adams University is the UK's largest single provider of higher education for these subjects.  Programmes fall into eleven broad subject areas – but none operate in isolation. Community and collaboration are key at Harper Adams, meaning everyone, including staff, students and industry partners, benefits from a close network of knowledge and opportunity exchange. Situated in Shropshire, the campus and the surrounding area provide an excellent working and living environment for staff and students alike.

Harper Adams is consistently positioned highly in a range of national ratings, performance measures and league tables. The University has been the highest performing modern university in The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide for the last four years, climbing to 17th place in the overall league table. In the 2020 guide Harper Adams was named Modern University of the Year and runner-up University of the Year. In the 2019 Whatuni? Student Choice Awards, based on student reviews, Harper Adams won the Student Support category for the fifth time – the only university to have taken the title since the awards began - and won the category for best job prospects for a fourth year running. In the 2020 QS World Rankings for Agriculture and Forestry published in March 2020, Harper Adams was ranked first in the UK for academic reputation and second in the world for its reputation with employers.

Applied research is at the heart of the university’s activity, with the work of a thriving academic community underpinning both teaching and work with the industries allied to Harper. The 2014 Government Research Excellence Framework rated all of the university’s research as “of international quality”, and more than half was deemed “world leading” or “internationally excellent”.



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