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Facilities Technician (Electrically Biased)

Vacancy Details

Location:
Newcastle
Type:
Temporary
Salary:
£14.42 per hour
Posted:
12/10/2021
Job Reference No:

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WHAT COMPANY YOU WILL BE WORKING FOR

Westray Recruitment Group is seeking an experienced Facilities Technician (Electrically Biased).

The role is field based and is to cover 3 sites across the North East focusing mostly on the Newcastle area.

You will be trained and inducted on each site.

The role of work will centre on Monday to Friday core hours and you will be on call 1 week out of 3.

The position is expected to run up until after Xmas.

WHAT WILL YOU BE DOING IN YOUR ROLE?

  • Provide a reactive and planned pro-active maintenance (PPM) service as per project requirements to all operational assets
  • Provide a multi-skilled maintenance service, which covers electrical, mechanical and building fabric disciplines
  • Carry out modifications and installations as and when required
  • Liaise with contractors or external suppliers where required and clearly communicate technical issues
  • Ensure that work is carried out to a high standard of quality and in line with current legal standards, company policies and procedures
  • Maximise availability of all mechanical and electrical equipment through continuous improvement, optimum performance / improved efficiencies and cost reductions
  • Maintain equipment supported by sound diagnostic and problem solving skills, raising issues as required to the shift supervisor on a timely basis
  • Maintain, repair, and calibrate electrical, mechanical and instrumentation plant to optimise both reliability and maintainability
  • Provide a service that ensures all key performance indicators (KPI) / service level agreements (SLA) are met
  • Take ownership of tools and equipment provided and ensure they are maintained to an appropriate standard - reporting any defects immediately
  • Provide technical support/input to projects and initiatives
  • Being responsible for their own work and work of those under supervision, is completed in a safe and diligent manner.
  • Ensure regular feedback on issues arising before, during and following work activities that are completed
  • Complete any required paperwork and reports accurately and on a timely basis
  • Complete required training and development in order to maintain competent in the role
  • Complete other duties as required and directed by the Regional Operations Supervisor or members of the Management Team
  • Flexibility in work hours to provide cover if required for holidays and sickness absence
  • Participation in standby rota for emergency calls, outside normal working hours
  • Familiarise and help to business continuity and the plan for the part of the business you work in
  • Comply fully with Health, Safety & Environmental policies
  • Completion of documentation as required, including RAMS and adhere to all associated permits
  • Provide excellent customer service to building occupants, ensuring they are made aware of work order progress in a timely manner
  • Proactively walk the floors, reporting any maintenance or H&S issues to the helpdesk and appropriate manager.

WHAT EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS ARE REQUIRED FOR THIS POSITION?

  • NVQ Level 3 in Electrical Installation or Apprenticeship-Essential
  • 18thEdition-Essential
  • 2391-52 Testing and Inspection Qualification-Essential
  • Experience of working withincommercialproperties and installations
  • Good understanding of current Health & Safety legislation and its application within role
  • Ability to effectively prioritise own workload
  • Flexibility and adaptability to change / Flexible approach to work and working hours (subject to the EU Working Time Directive)
  • Pro-active and positive approach to work
  • Self-motivated
  • Good knowledge of building Statutory Compliance
  • Must hold a full UK driver’s license
  • Ability to record work accurately on work sheets and computer based systems
  • Good communication skills and the ability to work within a team
  • Presented in a clean and tidy manner to represent the company, in the most professional manner possible, utilising the uniform and PPE issued
  • Responsible for self and others to maintain a safe working environment as per the Health and Safety at Work Act (1974) and subsequent UK and EU amendments
  • HSE management in accordance with our (Interserve) Quality Management System and all legal and statutory requirements
  • Provide excellent customer service to building occupants, ensuring they are made aware of work order progress in a timely manner
  • Able to do the job right and do it right first time, within a pre-determined timescale

WHAT ARE THE FINER DETAILS OF YOUR ROLE?

This is a contract role centring on day shift hours

Working hours – Although the core working hours are 08:00 to 17:00, there may be a certain degree of flexibility depending on individual circumstances.

WHAT SALARY PACKAGE YOU WILL BE RECEIVING

£14.42 per hour.

Company van and associated PPE.

There will also be additional earnings for overtime and on-call, as well as call out.

FANCY A CHAT?

Please apply for this position and your CV will go direct to our Engineering Manager Tony Hutchinson who is leading the search. Alternatively, if you have any questions, please get in touch with Tony on 0191 492 6622 or via email at [email protected]

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