Multi Skilled Engineer – Electrical

Location : Central London, Greater London, England
Job Ref : EJ687
Consultant : Edward Jeffs
Sector : Engineering, Manufacturing
Salary : £42k per year


EJ687 – Multi Skilled Engineer – Electrical

Location: Central London

Salary: £42,000  


First Military Recruitment are currently seeking a Multi Skilled Engineer on behalf of one of our clients.

This role is a shift based position which will require the candidate to work on a 4 days on, 4 off rotation.

Our client encourages applications from ex-military personnel however all candidates will be given due consideration.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • 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 cove. All shift teams to be complementary with balance of electrical and mechanical support.
  • To carryout duties in compliance with 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 the company reacts efficiently and effectively in line with client SLA’s and KPI’s.
  • Customer focused service.
  • High standard of planned preventative and reactive maintenance.
  • 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.

Skills and Qualifications:

  • 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.
  • 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.

Location: Central London

Salary: £42,000

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