Mechanical Engineer

Mechanical Engineer

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    Facilities & Property Management

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  • Salary:

    £40k - 46k per year + Travel, Pension, Overtime, Standby pay and much more

  • Contact:

    Scott Croucher

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  • Published:

    2 months ago

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Mechanical Engineer
£46,000k + Benefits and overtime

I’m currently recruiting a prestigious Mechanical engineering roles within building services based on in a large corporate office for a multinational finance company. The mechanical engineer, one of our longest standing clients are looking for Mechanical engineers to join one of the best-in-class sites based in Reading and they have an urgent need for a Mechanical engineer. The role will entail you to travel to Basingstoke once a week. The ideal mechanical engineer will have experience within a client facing role and be expected to have a mechanical qualification, but we will look at strong multi skilled engineers.

My client is perfect for Mechanical Engineers who desire a role which offers perfect job security, pension, fast tracked progression and many more benefits. My client puts a honus on offering their Mechanical engineers’ strong packages which allow them to achieve exactly what they want after committing to my client.

The Job for the Mechanical/Multi-skilled Engineer:

     Positively respond to both our internal and external customers through effective communication and personal accessibility. Understand and deliver customer needs while building effective relationships.

     Ensure compliance with all Company policies and procedures, as well as client site policies, procedures and working arrangements, as required. To include the active participation in a safe working environment.

     Understand procedures and processes and operate them to the required standard, including but not limited to the following:

     Carry out planned and reactive maintenance to M&E plant in line with statutory requirements and best industry standards.

     Understand the operation of M&E plant and complete proactive monitoring as required.

     Respond to day-to-day reactive calls logged on IFAMS. Manage own workload when it comes to reactive and PPM tasks issued, close jobs in a timely manner and keep the helpdesk and customers updated on the status of jobs.

     Complete regular building inspections to identify any hazards and defects (not just M&E related), report these appropriately and rectify within a satisfactory timescale.

     Review and adhere to Method Statements and Risk Assessments for all tasks carried out to ensure safe working practices, completing dynamic Risk Assessments where required.

     Review subcontractor RAMS, issue permits, supervise subcontractors and monitor works to ensure compliance with contractual commitments and site operating procedures.

     Ensure that the plant rooms and storerooms are kept locked, clean, and tidy and all times and any defects or missing signage is reported.

     Ensure that site spares and supplies are ordered in a timely manner as and when required and stored in the appropriate place.

     Take responsibility for any keys obtained and required as part of your duties, ensuring they are returned to the key tracker when not in use.

     Participate in the management of Logbooks, to include the filing of any subcontractor work sheets and completion of any inspection and testing records. These include but not limited to, PPE inspection, ladder inspections, emergency lighting testing and water temperatures.

     Liaise with subcontractors to arrange call outs as and when required, ensuring consultation with the helpdesk team for any purchase orders.

     Be available to work outside of core hours, to include evenings and weekends, where required.

     Be available to work flexibly between Reading and Basingstoke sites based on needs of sites and as arranged with both Engineering supervisors.

     Must demonstrate a strong sense of customer focus and commitment to continuous improvement.  

Required Qualifications

     Formal Level 3 training in Mechanical discipline

     Awareness of Health & Safety obligations in Facilities Management Industry.

     Ability to use PC and standard programs (Word, Excel etc)

     Experience of working in Corporate and Industrial Facilities Maintenance environment.

     Reactive and planned maintenance experience.

     Pump and motor repair – (Desirable)

If you believe you would make a good fit for the above, please apply ASAP.

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