Facilities Officer, Perth

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Work type: Fixed Term Contract - Full time
Location: Perth
Categories: Corporate Services

About Allens

Allens is an international law firm with offices throughout Australia and Asia. Through an integrated alliance with Linklaters, we offer clients access to an extensive network comprising 39 offices in 28 countries.

We have recently been named an elite "band one" firm in 20 practice areas and jurisdictions by Chambers Asia Pacific 2019. We were also awarded Law Firm of the Year (> 500 employees) at the Australasian Law Awards. This achievement caps off a year of working with clients on some of Australia's largest and most complex deals

Our legal teams are supported by leading Corporate Services teams including Finance, Integrated Legal Solutions, Business Operations, Information Technology, Knowledge & Practice Services, Marketing & Client Services and People & Development.

The Role:

We are looking for a motivated Facilities Officer to join our Perth team on a 6 month contract. This role will be required to work core business hours of 9.00am – 5.30pm Monday to Friday, however some flexibility with starting and finishing times will be required according to business need.

Key Responsibilities:

The successful candidate will have proven experience working in a team environment or coordination role. The candidate will work closely with the Facilities Manager and be responsible for the day-to-day operations of the tenancy, including room set-ups of furniture for meetings, functions, office moves and minor maintenance duties. In addition, the incumbent is responsible for attending to maintenance requests by staff in relation to security, cleaning, air conditioning, general maintenance repairs and requests and will be required to cover the Guest Relations Team with end of day reception and switchboard tasks. The candidate will also carry out regular Work Health and Safety related tasks and Fire Safety and Evacuation training and tasks. 

What we are looking for:

  • Previous experience working in a similar facilities role within a corporate or professional services environment.
  • Sound communication and interpersonal skills   
  • Knowledge of WH&S principles
  • Previous experience working within Maintenance is highly desirable
  • Sound knowledge of word and excel

What we'll offer

At Allens, we provide lifelong learning that develops you personally and professionally, and access to people and partners who can help you become the best you can be. You'll be given ongoing opportunities to get involved and to take your career all the way. It's up to you to make the most of them.

You'll enjoy a range of other benefits including free gym membership, staff discounts with hundreds of suppliers, market leading flexible work practices and regular social and sporting activities.

Allens also leads the profession in community investment, giving you the opportunity to make a difference through our work on reconciliation, the environment and other social justice issues as well as our workplace giving and volunteering programs.

How to apply:

We prefer direct applications for this role and will not be accepting agency applications at this stage. Please apply via our on-line portal and address your application to Lisa Millar, Resourcing Manager.


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