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Multi-skilled Engineer

Newcastle , United Kingdom

Ref#: 9677249054

Date published: 17-Sep-2020

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Position Concept
Working as part of the site operations team, reporting operationally to the Contract Supervisor and Contract Manager, you will be expected to take a proactive role in the maintenance of the building assets at the Newcastle College and Newcastle Sixth Form College sites (including outreach buildings), through planned maintenance, compliance and reactive requests. As a Multi-skilled Engineer, you will be key to the effective and continuous availability of all services associated with buildings within the portfolio. With a trade bias in FGAS/Electrical, you will provide expertise to the Contract Supervisor and Contract Manager in maintaining and fault finding of various assets. 
You should gain an understanding of all services within the buildings and be able to use your knowledge to assist in system and plant fault identification and rectification. You will also be required to assist with other trades as the need dictates so a general understanding of all areas of building services is essential to the role. 

Key Tasks
Duties to include:
? To ensure site FGAS systems are operational and maintained to Refcom industry standards.
? Ensure the PPM’s are carried out in a high calibre manner and on time, adhering to specific contract KPI/SLA’s.
? To carry out day-to-day maintenance and reactive issues relating to all the FGAS equipment and assets.
? Compliance with and record keeping for CBRE to ISO 9001/14001 Quality Management Systems. 
? Complete any necessary paperwork timeously and comprehensively and feedback directly into the contract CAFM/QHSE systems. Use of a PDA will be required. 
? Carry out fault identification/rectification and escalation when required on FGAS systems, chilled water systems, emergency lighting, domestic hot and cold-water services and ventilation issues. 
? Installation and modification of site services as required. 
? Where necessary supervision of Specialist Service Contractors, including RAMS reviews, completing inductions and issuing of authority to work / permit to work as per CBRE QHSE procedures.
? Maintain effective communication to the Contract Supervisor and the Contract Manager including plant status, FGAS plant isolations, issues arising, ongoing works and standards of housekeeping.
? Ensure any parts required are clearly and accurately stated and any difficulties encountered on engineering activities are reported to the Contract Supervisor and Contract Manager.
? Plant areas, workshops, stores, changing/rest areas etc. are kept to the highest level of housekeeping.
? Company vehicles, tools and equipment to be maintained to the highest standard; any loss or damages to be reported immediately.
? Physical Fitness
? A high level of initiative
? A smart presentable uniformed appearance
? Advanced communication skills with a full understanding of customer needs & expectations as well as collaborative teamwork amongst peers
? Ability to comprehend and act upon both verbal and written instructions
? Enthusiasm and demonstration of pro-activity, diligence and alertness, with the willingness to participate in appropriate training schemes
? Integrity, honesty, flexibility and punctuality is also expected

Operation and trouble shooting for the following:
? FGAS systems and associated pipework etc
? Chillers and associated pipework etc
? Air Handling Units and all other ventilation services including fans, motors, ductwork etc 
? Site emergency lighting services. 
? Domestic hot and cold-water services and associated pipework, valves and expansion vessels. 
? Pumps, valves and pipework. 
? Building fabric - first call response for leaks, blockages. 
? Building Management Systems (BMS)

Personal Qualities:
? Minimum 5 years’ experience in Building Services industry
? C&G qualified or equivalent in FGAS.
? Demonstrate a good understanding and be technically competent in all building services, in particular water hygiene including L8 compliance, vented and unvented pressure systems. 
? Full clean driving license
? IPAF competence
? Strong communication skills and the ability to deal with all levels of staff. 
? Proactive in achieving the highest standard of operation. 
? Demonstrate a willingness to attend on and off site training for plant and systems as they are installed. This may require nights away from home. 
? Reliable and conscientious
? Individuals who can demonstrate commitment and technical competence; but do not meet all the requirements may be considered subject to client approval. 

The above is a guideline to the role and is not intended to be fully inclusive or exclusive of the duties required. 
NB:  It is the responsibility for engineers to ensure holiday, sickness and out of hours call out is covered by engineering colleagues, following approval by the Contract Supervisor or Contract Manager