Utility Manager – Caribbean Job, London

Utility Manager – Caribbean – TAX FREE Salary Fanatic opportunity for a Utility`s Manager to work on a large resort in the heart of the Caribbean

The position requires a stable and strong personality, able to succeed in a challenging remote location with limited facilities and a workforce of minimal skill levels.

The Utilities Manager is responsible for the electrical and water utility departments of the Resort in the Caribbean. The Utilities Manager will focus on ensuring the safe, reliable and efficient supply of water and electricity to all connected customers. Initial requirement is the setting up of new operating/ maintenance procedures, improving existing record keeping and assistance with the general restructure of the utility departments.

Core Duties and Responsibilities

  • Manages the day to day operations of the electrical and water departments
  • Directs and coordinates the installation and repairs of electrical power equipment, electrical controls, pipe work, pumps, desalination plant, waste water treatment plant
  • Scheduling of all works
  • Ensures that plant and distribution systems operate at maximum efficiency
  • Ensures that all utility services are accurately charged for
  • Quality control of all work completed by staff and/or subcontracted labour
  • Coordinates materials needed for daily work to be completed efficiently
  • Requisitions tools, materials and equipment required for daily operations
  • Tracking of daily progress of works being undertaken
  • Ensures that work is being carried out in a timely fashion and in the best and most cost effective manner
  • Ensure that tools and equipment are properly maintained, signed out and returned to workshop

You must have the essential qualifications along with the skills and experiance

  • Must have a strong background in electrical power and control technology
  • Must be fully familiar with water technology, such as pump and pipe installations
  • Ideally good familiarity with waste water treatment systems
  • Must be a problem solver with the ability to improvise
  • Strong leadership and supervisory skills and cross-cultural communicator
  • Fluent English, both verbal and in writing
  • Able to work in a remote environment
  • Able to delegate work accurately and efficiently
  • Able to up skill and motivate local workforce
  • Willing to meet tight timelines that require working long hours

Please contact Sarah New for more information.