Building Services Engineer (Mechanical / Plumber)

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Kingston upon Thames
Up to £30000 per annum
21 Apr 2021
19 May 2021
Kingston University - KUSCO
Contract Type
Part Time
Job Title: Building Services Engineer (Mechanical / Plumber)

Location: Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey

Salary: £30,000

Job type: Permanent, 37 hours per week

KUSCO (Kingston University Service Company Ltd) is a wholly owned subsidiary company of Kingston University, established in December 1997. It is a non-profit making organisation providing facility management services to Kingston University.

Key Duties:

* Efficient planning and execution of maintenance activities associated with the safe operation of the plant
* Managing sub-contractors working for the organisation ensuring their Health and Safety as well as their performance
* Will be required to respond to plant and equipment breakdowns as part of an On-Call Rota/ Out of Hours Team
* Carry out other duties identified from time to time to ensure the plant is operating safely and efficiently and within environmental compliance.
* Implement maintenance activities, during planned and unplanned shutdowns to ensure optimal long- term availability of the plant and to preserve the value of the facility
* Manage maintenance statutory inspections ensuring all documentation is completed and up to date.
* Ensure good housekeeping and maintenance standards within all defined areas.
* Ensure that all Mechanical and Electrical Engineering activities associated with the plant are carried out in a safe manner, in line with policies and procedures, and relevant health, safety and environmental statutory requirements are met
* Carry out risk assessments to ensure activities are carried out in a safe manner, including site staff and contractors to ensure their safety
* Be flexible in your approach covering training requirements and holiday cover sometimes at short notice

About You:

* Hold a UK drivers’ licence
* Mechanically qualified – The successful candidate must possess City & Guilds/NVQ Level 2&3
* City & Guilds - 17th or 18th Edition
* Must be qualified in a mechanical trade
* Experience working in a commercial environment
* Experience in working with a Computerised Maintenance Management System ( Planon )
* HV experience would be an advantage
* Have preferably previous experience working within an industrial environment within the Electrical/ Mechanical Engineering discipline
* Possess an IOSH (or equivalent) safety qualification, training will be given
* Familiar with Permit to Work systems
* Knowledge and experience of associated repair methods of mechanical plant
* Demonstrate a good understand of health, safety, and environmental legislation relevant to the industrial environment.
* Will be expected to assist other disciplines as required
* An experienced building maintenance operative
* Experience working in a commercial environment
* Ideally live close to Kingston

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Candidates with the relevant experience or job titles of; Trades Person, Multi Trade, Carpenter, Maintenance Operative, Trades, Joinery Foreman, Working, Carpentry, Joinery Lead, Carpentry Trades, Carpenter, Maintenance Operative, Working Bench, Joiner Tradesperson, Joinery Foreman, Maintenance Technician may also be considered for this role.

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