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Merlin Entertainments

Merlin Entertainments

Facilities Manager

The Facilities Manager is a vital role, ensuring that all the fun and magic is being delivered at optimal level.  On a daily basis, the Facilities Manager is responsible for planned and reactive maintenance throughout the attraction to ensure the day-to-day operation is running smoothly, safely, and efficient.  With a team of technicians, you will be responsible for ensuring adequate cover is on site during all opening times to maintain all aspects of the attraction including the rides, cinema, equipment, and machinery. 


·       Maintain, repair and troubleshoot all aspects of the physical plant/facility equipment and machinery including: HVAC, electrical, electronic, pneumatic, hydraulic and plumbing systems as well as rides and themed attractions.

·       Able to utilize hands-on knowledge and experience to solve problems to sustain minimal downtime of rides and themed attractions for the maximum guest experience.

·       Position functions will include: re-lamping & lighting systems, painting and wall repair, food and beverage equipment, rides maintenance, oversight of custodial duties, shipping and receiving as well as exhibit setup and takedown.

·       Ensure all statutory equipment periodic inspections are arranged and all in-house inspection regimes are implemented or developed and subsequently implemented if found necessary. 

·       Ensure all follow-up recommendations are carried out with immediate effect and that all relevant paperwork and signoffs are completed.

·       Effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure, tight budget environment.

·       Prepare, monitor, and maintain an environment of continuous improvement through operational action plans and operating budgets.

·       Build, manage, and motivate a strong, competent team by developing employees to their full potential and by creating a culture of quality and achievement.

·       Responsibility to ensure compliance of Health, Safety & Security within the workplace and in line with the Group Policy (HS001).

·       Perform other duties as assigned.

Experience Required

3-5 years managerial experience in a technical/themed environment


In return you will find a competitive salary and benefits package including robust and affordable medical, vision, & dental plans, generous PTO, company-paid life and disability insurance, 401(k) matching plan offering) and free entry to all of our Merlin attractions which also extends to family and friends. In addition, you can expect continued growth of joining an exciting, global organization.

How to Apply


Merlin Entertainments
2475 Brand Blvd SEALIFE & LEGOLAND
Kansas City, MO 64108
Fax: Merlin Entertainments

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