Assistant Shift Engineer / Maintenance Technician

Up to £25000 per annum
23 Mar 2018
20 Apr 2018
Bluetown Online
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: Assistant Shift Engineer

Location: Knightsbridge, London

Salary: £25,000 per annum plus £1,385 meal allowance plus a performance-related bonus and benefits

Hours: Full Time, Permanent

Opened in 2005 and located on Knightsbridge, this exclusive private apartment complex is now seeking a talented Assistant Shift Engineer to join their well established and solid Engineering Department.

You will maintain and operates all the plant, machinery, fixtures, fittings & building fabrics within 199 Knightsbridge to achieve optimum Resident comfort whilst maintaining costs to a minimum. All work shall be done under the general guidance and supervision of the Facilities Manager and within the limits of The Company’s policies and procedures and Engineering standard manual in order to provide outstanding service to all residents including engineering problems within the apartments to ensure 100% resident satisfaction.

Key Responsibilities:

* To be the second shift engineer on site reporting to the Technical Services Manager when the Facilities Manager and Shift Engineer are absent and take responsibility for the effective repair of defects and the safe and efficient operation of the building, plant and equipment.
* To learn & use the CAFM as a working tool to aid efficiency.
* Assist the Shift Engineer to maintain and operate the building plant & systems (boilers, pumps, chillers, air handling units & garage plant) within the established guidelines.
* To interrogate the Building Management System (BMS) for alarm conditions and respond accordingly.
* To inspect all plant regularly throughout the shift and to accurately complete the engineering logs and worksheets for record purposes and in order to brief the incoming engineering team of any known faults or problems.
* In the event of repairs being beyond the individual capability & expertise to ensure that the Facilities Manager or Shift Engineer is aware.
* To ensure that any un-repaired fault likely to cause an accident is isolated and that such equipment is left in a complete safe condition with the appropriate warning notices attached.
* To ensure that in the event of a lift failure, any trapped passengers are evacuated as per lift contractor instructions and that lift contractors are informed of any service requirements.
* To carry the required communication equipment, answer and respond promptly and to report back to the originator with status of repair.
* To carry out the designated procedures if a fire alarm is raised. To ensure that the sprinkler system & emergency generator is operating if required. Isolate systems as required by duty manager, or London fire brigade. To undergo any training deemed necessary.
* To assist other personnel in emergencies and in carrying out other engineering duties as may be required by the Management Team and according to the needs of the department.
* Report all potential hazards whilst on duty.
* To interact and co-operate with residents, outside contractors, Department Heads and duty manager.
* To ensure that all Engineering areas are kept to the highest possible standard.
* To maintain the security of the department.
* To use the appropriate safety clothing / equipment (PPE) and follow all maintenance instructions laid down by the Facilities Manager or Technical Services Manager
* To carry out any reasonable requests that aim to exceed the expectation of our residents and visitors.
* To perform other duties outside the normal routine, if so required, within the scope of the department.

The Assistant Shift Engineer will participate within a shift pattern designed to provide a 24 hour, 7 day a week engineering presence on site within the premises as prepared by the Technical Services Manager. The shift pattern is expected to be 2 days, 2 nights (12-hour shifts) on, 4 days off

All applicants will be required to provide evidence that they have the right to live and work in the UK, as per the UK Illegal Working Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006 at the interview stage. No agencies please. The company is an equal opportunities employer.

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Candidates with the relevant job titles and experience of; Electrical Engineer, Facilities Management, Design Engineering, Engineer, Engineering, Engineering Maintenance, Engineering Installations, Mechanical Engineer, Multi-skilled Engineer, Mechanical Fitter, Plant Fitter, Bench Fitter, Welder Fabricator, Maintenance Engineer, Technical Engineer, Maintenance Engineer, Mechanical Engineer, Mechanical Support Technician may also be considered for this role.

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