Asset Manager

  • Job Reference: JOB-8942
  • Date Posted: 25 August 2023
  • Recruiter: Recruitment
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  • Location: Chessington, Greater London, England
  • Salary: £40,000 to £50,000
  • Sector: Engineering & Design
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Are you looking for the opportunity to have an impact of the experiences of thousands of guests a month, working for one of the largest providers of family entertainment in the world by affecting the availability of all park assets?

Ford & Stanley – The Recruitment Experts are recruiting an Asset Manager for a leading family entertainment company.

The Opportunity

Ford & Stanley Recruitment are working with one of the biggest entertainment companies in the world on their search for an Asset Manager. This hire will play a pivotal role in helping achieve their ambition of elevating the status of one of their resorts to "Mega Resort" status, capitalising on exceptional opportunities through location and nearby transport links to maximise the number of guests they can create memorable and long-lasting memories for.

As an analytical and methodically minded individual, this position will be tasked with improving the reliability of all assets to consistently offer the best experience to all guests of the resort. By mining a plethora of data across all attractions within the resort and looking at root cause analysis for recurring issues; the successful candidate will be emboldened, through working with the wider engineering team, to devise and implement corrective actions geared towards continuous improvement which will be integral to the long-term success of a well-known UK entertainment institution.

Location (s):

Chessington, Surrey

Role and Responsibilities:

  • Identify, through time and motion studies, resource requirements to maintain the resort assets within relevant standards and to deliver projects.
  • Develop accurate reporting tools and dashboards that can be used to ensure a high level of competence and understanding of asset management and performance with both internal and external regulations and trending of faults
  • Adopt a continuous improvement mind-set to drive efficiency and bring up the skills and knowledge of the entire technical services team.

 The Candidate

With previous experience in an engineering capacity as well as a keen eye for detail, patterns and trends, the successful candidate will be tasked with ensuring a consistent 97% availability across all park attractions.

Working with engineers as well as using data from the park, this candidate will use root cause analysis to make sure the park offers the best possible experience to all guests even in off-peak times.


  • Previous experience within a data-driven reliability role
  • Experience within an engineering environment
  • Analytical, methodical and driven personality

Closing Date: 28 April 2023


Likely Job Titles: Engineering Manager, Asset Manager, Technical Development Engineer, Asset Engineer


About Ford & Stanley Group

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Ford & Stanley Group Ltd is a Disability Confident Committed employer and is committed to a policy of equal opportunities for all opportunity seekers. We shall adhere to such a policy at all times and will review on an on-going basis all aspects of recruitment to avoid unlawful or undesirable discrimination. We will treat everyone equally irrespective sex, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marital or civil partnership status, age, disability, colour, race, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief or political beliefs and we place an obligation upon all staff to respect and act in accordance with the policy.