Area Engineer (Mechanical)

Location
Coventry
Salary
£30,756 - £37,107 per annum
Posted
14 Feb 2019
Closes
14 Mar 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Area Engineer (Mechanical)

Coventry City Council

Coventry

£30,756 - £37,107 per annum

Coventry is a unique city. Awarded the chance to be 2021’s City of Culture, we are on a forward-thinking journey that will promote all we have to offer to the rest of the world.

At the heart of this journey is Coventry City Council. We are committed to supporting our local communities with exceptional services – and in turn, we reward our people with a progressive working environment. With flexible working hours and agile working options, a desirable benefits package and plenty of training and development opportunities, we ensure our workforce are motivated, skilled and ready for whatever the future holds.

We are now looking for an experienced Area Engineer (Mechanical) to join our Compliance and Surveying Team. This is a fast-paced role with a broad spectrum of challenges, providing the perfect opportunity to develop your skills and get to grips with some fascinating projects.

Carrying out both design, specification, contract management and inspections of mechanical building services in Council establishments, you will be at the forefront of ensuring strict compliance with appropriate legislation. 

Ideally, we would like you to be qualified to ONC/HNC standard in Mechanical Building Services

Engineering, and you will have comprehensive practical and theoretical knowledge of engineering and mechanical installations. Your experience should include management of mechanical building services term contracts, and you will be adept in the specification and project management of schemes from concept through to completion.

On a day-to-day basis, you will carry out the design of mechanical services in which you will prepare specifications and obtain tenders, manage planned preventative maintenance and certify payments for work completed.

This is an exciting opportunity to develop your knowledge under the guidance of the Senior Compliance Engineer, and remain abreast of industry standards and trends.

As a client-facing role, you will need strong interpersonal skills and experience of managing contracts and supervising contractors. If you are a proactive individual who has exceptional report-writing skills and you are able to administer a schedule of rates, then get in touch for your chance to be involved in our highly-skilled team.

To apply, please visit our website.

Closing date 6 March 2019.

Interview date 20 March 2019.

Coventry City Council is committed to delivering the best possible services and improving the quality of life for Coventry people. In order to do this effectively we aim to have a workforce that represents the diverse communities we serve, embracing and utilising the broad range of skills, experiences and perspectives this brings.

We are committed to making our recruitment practices as inclusive as possible for all. This includes making adjustments or changes for people who have a disability or long-term health condition.