Site Engineer (Multi-Skilled)

  • Location

    Leeds, West Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Building, Construction and Infrastructure

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  • Salary:

    Up to £16.41 per hour

  • Contact:

    Vital Bristol Technology

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Duration:

    3 months

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Our client are a multinational electric utility and facilities company, which operates in the fields of electricity generation and distribution, natural gas, nuclear and renewable energy.
They are currently recruiting for a Multi skilled site engineer in Leeds on a 3 month contract which is likely to go permanent.
General Overview:
Client / Customer
* Respond in a timely manner to verbal and written requests
* Coordinate quotations with the Account Manager
* Use preferred suppliers
* Proactive approach to maintenance- spotting faults before they become a failure
* Daily meetings with site engineering manager to provide updates
* Provide a focus for site FM activity to allow customer to focus on their core activity

Helpdesk - PPM
* Support the Helpdesk: in servicing and breakdowns of A/C and refrigeration appliances
* Be available for out of hours call-out support for the contract
* Responsible for completing planned and reactive maintenance on site, including general PPMs and all A/C PPMs
* Management and onboarding of subcontractors, ensuring permits are issued where appropriate and works are signed off when completed
* Completion of reactive works reported through the helpdesk, and co-ordination of offsite resource where needed
* Ad-hoc proactive maintenance tasks where appropriate such as building fabric maintenance
* Regular liaison with the helpdesk
* Achieve appointment as Refrigeration Responsible and Competent Person
* Production of information for quotations
* Production and collation of Condition / Dilapidation Reports
* Complete report accident, near misses returns in a timely manner
* Ensure the site supervisor is informed immediately if dangerous circumstances occur
* Ensuring site log books are kept up to date to provide an excellent standard of compliance
* Act as site competent person for water systems, and LV systems following assessment through appointment system

* Comply with requests for information from SHEQ manager
* Ensure you work to company health and safety policy
* Ensue PPE is safe to use
* Ensure your test equipment is within calibration
* Creation of Method Statements & Risk Assessments for all works
* Completion of all mandatory E-Learning modules
* Follow site and reporting procedures for H&S incidents, near miss reporting
* Challenge unsafe behaviours
* Regular updates to the customers on site and to the Account Manager
* Provide detailed quotations using approved suppliers
* Coordination with wider site team (security, cleaning and reception) to ensure minimal disruption to customer activities

The responsibilities outlined are not intended to be exhaustive and other duties maybe required from time to time.
Working to high standard of Building Maintenance, we require a fully reliable multi-skilled engineer to work on this key customer site. The Successful candidate will also be screened to BS7858 Security vetting to work on this contract, including 5 year address history, 5 year work history and credit referencing
The guide below is not intended to be fully inclusive or exclusive of the duties required-
* Chillers
* Air conditioning system, VAV, VRV and FAT boxes.
* Air Handling Units
* Pumps
* Water Treatment/Water systems
* Electrical systems, lighting
* Working at heights, use of MEWPs/Platforms
Qualifications or Required Experience:
* Recognised EITB or CITB apprenticeship or other similar approved training or further education qualifications in an appropriate discipline
* Minimum air conditioning engineer qualifications to NVQ level 2
* Fully conversant with all major manufactures systems and equipment
* Must have C&G award in 2079-11 F-Gas Cat1 and ODS regulations
* L8 Awareness
* Experience of maintaining all relevant mechanical and electrical equipment to clearly defined criteria.
* Recognised Health and Safety Qualification, such as NEBOSH / IOSH would be advantageous.
* 18th Edition electrical qualification and experience working in a similar environment
* Must be able to read and work to mechanical and electrical schematic drawings.

If you do not hear from us within seven days, then your application has not been successful on this occasion. We may however keep your details on file for any suitable future vacancies and contact you accordingly.