Building and Grounds Officer

General Information

Sabis Educational Services
Job Type:
Construction/ Facilities
Lebanon - Beirut
Date Posted:
Jan 13, 2023
Employee Type:
Full-Time Employee


Job Purpose:
Key Responsibilities:
Supervising school’s operations, maintenance services, security operations, and the implementation of new programs and/or processes (e.g., facility utilization, site repairs/construction, preventative maintenance) for the purpose of making recommendations and/or implementing actions that provide services within established timeframes and in compliance with SABIS® requirements.
Inspecting new construction, repair work, grounds, special projects, equipment, work orders, daily maintenance, and supplies for the purpose of ensuring that projects are completed efficiently.
Establishing a plan for preventive maintenance to avoid problems and defects in equipment.
Ensuring that the school grounds are attractive and well-kept by planning work assignments and actively supervising the quality of grounds keeping services.
Ensuring that established standards are achieved by regularly inspecting the work of grounds personnel, directing corrective measures to be taken when necessary and appropriate, in addition to conducting and coordinating the training of groundskeepers on the safe and proper operation of all tools and equipment.
Providing a safe campus environment by supervising and coordinating the removal of any unnecessary obstacle from all school grounds and checking on the following: toilets (leakage, broken, exhaust fan), lighting of classes/administration building, broken glass, boards, AC temperature gym equipment, chlorine testing in the swimming pool (if available), school maintenance book (if any request).
Providing general maintenance work including but not limited to painting (classes, administration, fence or wall, toilets etc.), AC maintenance and supervision, electricity quality survey & electrical repairs/telephone (cabling, fixing), plumbing, renovation, fire extinguisher/expiry date /status etc.
Setting up and maintaining a maintenance request procedure.
Ensuring a proper schedule for preventive maintenance (ACs, lifts, pumps,
Providing quotations for outsourced maintenance (3 sources) or new job.
Performing other related tasks as they arise and as delegated by the school management
Ideal Requirements:
Bachelor’s degree in a related field or equivalent.
Maintenance technician is a plus
A minimum of 5 years of experience in the field
Maintenance of equipment and tools (preventive maintenance is a plus)
Employment Requirements:
Must meet all employment requirements including, but not limited to, country and local education and certification requirements, reference checks, and criminal background checks.

Additional details about this position will only be provided to short-listed candidates.

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