critical shift engineer in farnborough

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£ 32,000 per year
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farnborough, south east
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construction & property
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£ 32,000 per year
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job description

Are you an experienced Electrical Maintenance Engineer looking to further your career? Do you hold the necessary qualifications? Looking to join one of the largest FM companies? Are you looking for a new start ? If this sounds like you, keep reading.

My client is looking to bring in passionate, driven individuals to take a position as a critical shift engineer. Experience within this environment is desirable but not essential.


* Competitive starting salary
* Excellent opportunities to progress
* Overtime available
* Training and development


* Both planned and reactive maintenance as well as fault finding and servicing
* Typical duties will include HVAC, UPS, BMS, standby power generation and LV/HV electrical distribution systems
* Carrying out minor repairs and fault finding to the buildings/grounds as required
* Regular checks to ensure fire alarms and fire fighting equipment are in working order, management of fire drills, fire alarm testing, and updating the fire precautions log book
* Changing light bulbs, fluorescent tubes and ensuring clocks are maintained/adjusted
* You will be responsible for liaising with specialist contractors and more general housekeeping tasks
* Liaising with management regarding any health & safety issues, ongoing repairs, maintenance and building projects

Desirable experience:

* Experience in main distribution board switching of ACB's
* Experience in changing modes of UPS ie startup / Maintenance bypass / Eco-Ess Mode / VMMS Energy management mode
* Knowledge of Critical cooling systems and SLA's / KPI's within a critical environment
* Knowledge of basic Air Conditioning and humidity control
* Experience in the operation and control of generators and UPS
* Experience in use and interrogation of BMS systems in monitoring plant
* Practical knowledge of H&S requirements inc RA's, Lock out Tag out, Permits to work.
* Self-motivated and professional manner
* Good communication skills
* Basic knowledge of MS office applications

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.


electrical maintenance


C&G 2391/ 2394/ 2395

educational requirements

HND electrical engineering