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Career ladder talks to Turner and Townsend’s Principal Consultant

Q: What was your first job in the FM sector? In my early 20s, I was taken on as a temp in the landscape and horticultural department at the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea. Soon after, my manager moved on, and ...

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Career Ladder talks to the MD of FM Services at KBR

Q: What was your first ever job? I was a structural steel draughtsman for a South African company known as Dorbyl. I started as a learner draughtsman and produced detailed fabrication drawings for large industrial buildings. As part of my ...

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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 CBRE’s Peter Howells

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Q: What was your first ever job? I’ve always worked from a young age so my first job was a paperboy followed by a working in a hotel as a waiter the barman. Q: What was your first job in the FM sector? ...

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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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