Multi Skilled Engineer - London

  • Job Reference: 00099746-1
  • Date Posted: 31 January 2024
  • Recruiter: SaluteMyJob
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  • Location: London
  • Salary: £42,000
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: Permanent

Job Description

Location - Central London
Salary:  £42,000

This role is a shift based position which will require the candidate to work on a 4 shifts on, 4 off rotation. These shifts will rotate between, days and nights for example:

2 days 07:00 - 19:00, followed by 2 nights 19:00 - 07:00, 4 days off

What you get in return:

5% employer pension

Life Assurance

Opportunity for personal development and progression within the organisation

Overtime available to boost your earnings


  • Responsible to a Shift Leader for undertaking electrical/mechanical works on a wide range of building services reactive and planned maintenance throughout the London Estate. The work is undertaken on a shift basis to ensure 24hr cover for the London Estate. All shift teams to be complementary with balance of electrical and mechanical support across the sites
  • To carryout duties in compliance with Company Engineering Services Policies and Procedures
  • To perform tasks in a professional manner to a suitable standard to meet both Client and Company expectations
  • To ensure that so far as is reasonably practicable Our Client reacts efficiently and effectively in line with client SLA's and KPI's


  • Customer focused service.
  • High standard of planned preventative and reactive maintenance.
  • Able to carry out planned and corrective maintenance works.
  • Able to produce accurate reports on works carried out.
  • Able to carry out testing/rewiring/installation works to 18th Edition IEE Regs.
  • Able to use diagnostic equipment and work from technical manuals and drawings.
  • Able to work off ladders and at heights.
  • Able to identify visual plant defects, warning lights and indicators.
  • Able to monitor and record plant performance.
  • Proactive involvement in the ongoing technical evaluation of all plant and equipment, suggestion of improvements where appropriate.
  • Accurate recording and reporting of maintenance activity to ensure CAFM database is correctly updated.
  • Carrying out operational and maintenance activities as directed by the Lead Technician, whilst ensuring work is executed in a safe and suitable manner
  • Working as directed to ensure timely completion of PPM's and reactive work to SLA.
  • Identifying faults and accurately diagnosing root causes.
  • Monitoring and maintaining equipment performance to ensure correct operation of the critical services of the sites.
  • Competent in operation of building services plant and equipment.
  • Comprehensive understanding of building services and proficient in maintenance of:
  • Power, distribution and switching
  • Motors controls
  • Lighting systems
  • Stand by generators
  • Electrical test procedures and certification
  • Controls systems
  • Inverter operation and design
  • Fire alarm/PA systems.
  • Understanding of health and safety issue relating to own work and site.




  • City & Guilds craft certificate/ONC etc.
  • Recognised craft apprenticeship
  • Training certificate to IEE 18th Edition
  • Training courses appropriate to work area.
  • Two years post apprenticeship experience in similar role.
  • Comprehensive understanding of Building Services.
  • C&G 2391 or equivalent desirable
  • Full in depth, intrusive security checks to be completed for successful candidate


Additional information

Health and Safety responsibilities
• Follow Group and company policies and procedures at all times;
• Report any apparent deficiencies in systems of work or equipment provided that may result in failure of service delivery or risk to health and safety or the environment;
• Use all work equipment and personal PPE properly and in accordance with training received;
• Report any issues or training needs to your Line manager and /or via your divisional incident reporting system;

Information Security
• Ensure compliance with information security procedures in all activities;
• Proactively identify and report security risks to your manager;
• Report actual and suspected security incidents;

Please apply with CV, stating your earliest availability.