Estates manager

Estates managers make sure that our hospitals and other sites are the safest and best possible places to be for patients, staff and visitors.

Working life

As an estates manager, you're responsible responsible for maintaining NHS properties. This may include:

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In many hospitals, you're also responsible for facilities management. This can include domestic and hotel services, catering and laundry teams.

Senior estates managers work strategically to plan:

At any level estates managers have responsibility for:

Who will I work with?

You will work with estate technicians as well as members of the corporate services team such as surveyors and architects. You will also work with other estates and facilities managers, admin staff, HR and finance managers. You will have some contact with clinical staff, but little or no contact with patients.

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