Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer

Location Worthing
Discipline: Facilities
Job type: Permanent Full Time
Job ref: 005608
Published: 3 months ago

The purpose of this role is to oversee the monitoring and performance of the planned preventative maintenance programme and renewal or alterations made to the structures or electrical and mechanical services of the Company’s premises.


What You'll Be Doing 

As part of the Building Services team, manage and maintain the structures and mechanical and electrical services at the Company’s premises including the following key functions:

  • Carry out routine maintenance activities in accordance with the Company’s and / or third party specialist procedures and requirements
  • Carry out routine inspection functions in accordance with the Company’s and / or third party specialist procedures and requirements
  • Plan and manage preventative maintenance activities including works in-house and works by 3rd party providers
  • Ensure that planned preventative maintenance activities are coordinated with the business function to minimise operational impact
  • Identify, draft and implement Standard Operating Procedures for all aspects of the Building Services function
  • Assist the Facilities Manager in managing service provider contracts including arranging and supervising contractor attendances, contract renewals and unplanned works.
  • Carry out all duties in accordance with the Health and Safety Policy and procedures
  • Assist with ongoing improvement of Health and Safety throughout the business
  • Assist the Building Services Manager to ensure compliance with relevant statutory obligations
  • Carry out surveys and prepare improvement schemes.  Design new systems and additions to existing installations. Manage projects from inception to completion.
  • Update and maintain the Building Services Maintenance database in accordance with the Company’s procedures
  • Manage engineering service contracts
  • Draft day work orders, prepare estimates, specifications, supervise contractors and check and approve accounts. Obtain statutory approvals where needed.
  • Exercise control on day-to-day expenditure.  Supervise contracts.
  • Review and report on equipment and contractor performance levels
  • Be responsible for a range of general mechanical design duties, and when required undertake the review of electrical works such as lighting, small power, fire alarms systems, and some other similar type systems.
  • Consult with management on identified needs and the implementation of repair projects.

What Experience Do You Need 

  • Experience of working within a building services department or organisation
  • Knowledge of building and health & safety regulations
  • Experience of building/property maintenance
  • Knowledge of electrical and mechanical standards & regulations
  • BTEC/HNC/HND Mechanical/Electrical Engineering or equivalent appropriate qualification
  • Full UK driving license (preferred)

What We Can Offer You 

  • Private healthcare
  • Wellbeing allowance up to £300.00 a year
  • Monthly yoga sessions and quarterly massages
  • Annual programme of fun events
  • On site restaurant
  • Enhanced maternity & paternity leave