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Facilities management as a career choice offers many opportunities and an interesting anddiverse working life whereno two days are ever the same. It is challenging, interesting and has a vital importance in keeping the company operating effectively on a day to day level and providing a safe, enjoyable and efficient working environment for the employees. View some of our member profiles to see what it is like working in FM.
A range of opportunities to developyour career in FM are available:


  • BIFM Qualifications in Facilities Management at levels2,3 4,5,6 and7 are delivered across the country through a variety of means. These offer a development path for operational managers through to strategic senior practitioners.Find out about the BIFM qualifications here
  • Postgraduate qualifications(Level 7) in FM offered by a number of universities and colleges, some of which are recognised by BIFM.Click here for details

Apprenticeships in Facilities Management

FM Training

Intensive and interactive short training courses provided byBIFM Training on a range of subjects to help you in your role. VisitBIFM Training

BIFM Membership

BIFM members have access to a range of knowledge and information resources and professional development opportunities, alongside the professional recognition of BIFM membership.Read more about membership

  • Gain an assessed grade of membership and the post-nominal credentials to signify your level of experience and expertise in facilities management
  • Participation in Continuing Professional Development(CPD) through opportunities offered by the BIFM i.e.Regional and Special Interest Group CPD events and the ability to record such CPD activity with an online CPD recording framework
  • Good Practice Guides and updates on key FM issues through our monthly magazineFM World amongst others.

Careers Guide to Facilities Management

> Download a copy of the Careers Guide here

Careers in Facilities Mangement - A world of choice and opportunity

FM provides opportunities and career paths which could include working for an in-house FM department, perhaps for a large corporate organisation, a specialist FM contractor or a large multi-service company.

FM World Jobs

The latest jobs in facilities management can be searched on FM World Jobs the recruitment website for FM World magazine.

As well as viewing the latest jobs, you can also receive email alerts, upload a CV, access career advice and register as a jobseeker via the site.

Find facilities management jobs

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