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Career Ladder talks to the senior FM at The Guinness Storehouse

Q: What was your first job in the FM sector? I was an FM technician with MKF Property Services in a high end commercial office building in Dublin 2. I looked after all the technical service requirements for the landlord ...

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Career ladder talks to specialist services director at PWP Building Services

Q: What was your first ever job? A machine hand in a timber mill. It paid £28 per week! Q: What was your first job in the FM sector? It was in 2009 when I joined PWP Building Services. Prior to ...

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Career ladder talks to head of facilities (head office John Lewis Partnership and Waitrose)

Q: What was your first ever job? My first job was as a trainee refrigeration engineer with R.E.A.Bott Refrigeration. A prominent and well respected company who served the commercial retail supermarket sector. Q: What was your first job in the FM ...

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Career Ladder talks to Rachel Mann head of corporate operations at UK Waste Solutions

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What was your first ever job? Working in a cake factory whilst at college. What was your first job in the FM sector? Working for UK Waste Solutions Ltd (UKWSL). When did you first hear the term ‘facilities management’? And ...

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Career Ladder talks to CBRE’s alliance director, EMEA

Q: What was your first ever job? I couldn’t wait to get out of education once I had finished at college. I had studied up to GNVQ Level 3 in Business Management, but classroom learning just was not for me. I ...

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Career Ladder talks to the CEO at MML

Q: What was your first ever job? I started working life as a development surveyor advising on letting, tenant mix /demand for large scale shopping centres including Blue Water Park in Kent. Q: When did you first hear the term ‘facilities ...

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Career Ladder talks to Channel 4’s workspace and facilities manager

Q: What was your first ever job? My first ever job was as a silver-service waitress at weddings in a local hotel. I really enjoyed it until I spilt some gravy on a mother of the bride’s hat at the ...

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Career ladder talks to the head of operations at Arcus Solutions

Q: What was your first ever job? My first proper job was as a trainee chef at a restaurant in Chepstow. Q: What was your first job in the FM sector? I was regional FM for a facilities management company, which involved ...

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Career Ladder talks to Business Moves Group MD

Q: What was your first ever job? I’ve always had a really strong desire to work hard, so the day before my 13th birthday, I put on my smartest clothes and went to every local shop in walking distance asking ...

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Career Ladder talks to the regional manager, G4S FM Wales

Q: What was your first ever job? I was a Saturday girl at the local hairdressers ‘Redz’ in Caldicot. Q: What was your first job in the FM sector? When I first joined the Ministry of Justice, I had an ...

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