Facilities Lead Maintenance Engineer

Posted 8 April by Demob Job Ltd Easy Apply

Job Title: Facilities Lead Maintenance Electrician

Location: Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk

Salary: £Competitive + Benefits

Our client provides total facilities management solutions to a number of industries within both the private and public sectors throughout the majority of the UK. They are now looking for a Facilities Lead Maintenance Electrician at their site in Bury St Edmunds. Due to the nature of the role candidates must be willing to undergo enhanced DBS clearance.


Facilities Lead Maintenance Electrician Responsibilities:
- Carry out skilled electrical maintenance work and minor repairs.
- Assist with maintenance duties such as general carpentry, plumbing, painting, re-glazing, unblocking sinks, changing locks, changing light bulbs, replacing tap washers, easing doors, to be undertaken without compromising the health and safety of the post holder or others.
- Carry out planned preventative maintenance in accordance with schedules and using a handheld PDA if required.
- Report any accidents, trips, spills, hazards or near misses in accordance with procedures and guidance.
- Ensure that areas of work (workshops etc.) are at all times maintained in a health and safe manner.
- Pro-actively report any areas for repair as and when they are identified and/or notified.
- Supervise direct the work of specialist sub-contractors.
- Responsible for the completion and issue of Permit to Works.
- Undertake stock taking and reporting as required and maintain accurate records of stock levels.
- Review the asset list and PPM schedule as required and to follow up as instructed.
- Act as a Competent Person in areas in which the job holder is required to do so. Specifically, CP (LV), CP Air Conditioning; and acting as lead person for Legionella Awareness.
- Process purchase order request on the Company’s systems, in line with Company policy.
- Resolve and/or escalate issues in a timely fashion.
- Develop and maintain strong relationships with site teams - including Project Co. and Service Users.
- Work effectively with all other internal and external teams.
- Attend monthly Monitoring Meetings and any others as required and appropriate.
- Be familiar with the Service Provision Agreement/Service Contract for the site.

Facilities Lead Maintenance Electrician Requirements:
- Hold an Electrical Engineering qualification.
- Experience within a supervisory/team leader role.
- Proven experience within a facilities/buildings services environment.
- Familiar with Service Level Agreement and ability to deliver against the requirements of same
- Customer focused approach and the ability to liaise with people at all levels
- Ability to manage own workload and work autonomously
- Effective communication and interpersonal skills.
- Excellent team working skills with the ability to motivate others
- Flexible approach to working hours - able to participate in a 1 in 3 on call rota.
- IT literate.
- Hold full driving licence.

Facilities Lead Maintenance Electrician Benefits:
- Salary £Competitive.
- Monday to Friday - 37½ hours per week, 8.30am - 4.30pm.
- AP Allowance (when appointed).
- £100 per week on call allowance
- 5% performance incentive scheme.
- 20 days holiday + 8 bank holidays.

NOTE - Our client encourages applications from candidates from both commercial and ex-military backgrounds; Royal Navy, British Army, Royal Air Force.

Reference: 34852743

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