Welcome to the University of Hull’s Estate and Facilities recruitment site which presents a range of opportunities to join the Estate and Facilities Department across a variety of disciplines.


Our dynamic team of over 200 people provide everything needed to design, equip, run, maintain, manage and operate our buildings. We have talented space management and development teams who create and deliver state-of-the-art buildings and refurbishments, working closely with our student and staff communities to transform the way research and education is delivered. We have dedicated teams of skilled maintenance experts, specialists in sustainability, facilities and accommodation management, cleaning and security to ensure we provide an outstanding experience for our communities. The University of Hull’s Estates and Facilities department is a progressive team, who together deliver exceptional results.


Aligned to our 2030 strategy, our emerging Campus Development strategy and ambitious Carbon Neutral Campus 2027 strategy sets out a blue print for significant and sustained investment in our physical and digital estate to support the provision of world class, sustainable facilities and services to guarantee the best possible experience and outcomes for our students, staff and visitors helping ensure the successful delivery of our ambitious vision. 


With a sustained and continued programme of investment in our people and the services we offer, there has never been a more exciting time to join us and for those with the right mindset, the possibilities are endless. So if you think you have what it takes to join a team of professionals who are really going places, we want to hear from you. In return, we offer flexible working, excellent training opportunities and huge amount of support from a highly experienced and very friendly team.


Stephen Dale – Director of Estates and Facilities

About the University

The University of Hull has been changing the way people think for over 90 years. The University’s motto, Lampada Ferens, translates as ‘carrying the light of learning’ and over the years, we’ve shared that light with thousands of people from across the world. As England’s 14th-oldest university, we have a proud heritage of academic excellence and a history of creating and inspiring life-changing research.


The University of Hull was founded in 1927 – originally as University College Hull. The foundation stone was laid the following year by the Duke of York (later King George VI, of The King’s Speech fame) and opened for business with 39 students and 14 ‘one-person’ departments. The University now has more than 16,000 students and around 2,500 employees, including more than 1,000 academic staff.

Estates & Facilities

After our  students and staff, our physical and digital estate is the largest single enabler for our world-class teaching and research and provides a fantastic student experience.


Our estate is large and varied with the main campus covering over 153 acres, with over 106 buildings of different ages, complexities, listing status, physical condition and use, ranging from grade two and grade two star listed properties to brand new state-of-the-art learning and research spaces. 


The estate is generally located on our main campus on the outskirts of the City along with a selection of additional satellite buildings across the region.


A focus in recent years has been delivery of an unprecedented level of capital development across the University with over £300m being invested in new build or refurbishment projects with a planned strategic programme of further significant investment over the next 10 years focusing on transformation and provision of world class, sustainable facilities and services to guarantee the best possible experience and outcomes for our students, staff and visitors.


Castlefield Recruitment are delighted to be working in partnership with The University of Hull on the following exciting opportunities within their Estates and Facilities teams.

Please click on the titles below for access to the role advertisement and how to apply. Candidate Packs with more information on the University and individual role opportunities can be downloaded from the Candidate Packs link below.

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Meet the Consultant

Chris Page

Chris is a specialist recruiter for Estates, Facilities and Property professionals in the NHS and wider public sector across the UK. Chris has a particular focus on placing candidates in permanent and interim positions under the Crown Commercial Service via Frameworks RM6229 – Permanent Recruitment Services and RM6160 – Interim & Fixed Term services.

Schedule a Call

Please use the link below or email Chris.page@castlefieldrecruitment.com to schedule a call to discuss the opportunities

Castlefield Recruitment constantly seeks to deliver a professional, honest and straightforward approach that not only offers the highest level of service, but also strives to stay at the forefront of an ever-changing market place.