senior building service/maintenance engineer in newcastle upon tyne

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£ 30,000 per year
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newcastle upon tyne, north east
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construction & property
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£ 30,000 per year
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job description

I have a very exciting new opportunity for a Multi-skilled Engineer in Newcastle. The role will be based on one of the North Easts largest indoor events venue, a fast paced and diverse environment!

You will be responsible for providing the highest standard of maintenance, event delivery and custodial support to the venues. The role is focused on maintenance and developing the facilities and installed systems, along with delivering event and building services in preparation, during and after event occupancy.

Main duties

* To lead, carry out, coordinate, plan and working with the Head of Operations procure services safely on all building and event systems, including but not limited to HVAC, general and emergency lighting, power distribution and emergency generation , boilers, heat pumps and chillers, control systems, communication systems, access control, CCTV and domestic hot and cold water systems.
* Maintain accurate records
* To support project development, delivery and management across all departments
* Provide technical advice and support to other departmetns
* Ensure prompt response to alarms generated by the building systems
* Provide local knowledge and supervision of external contract maintenance works including supervision of site visits to ensure works are carried out safely and minimise the impact on the core business
* Develop, review and maintain relevant risk assessments and safe systems of work
* Assist with cost efficiencies
* Lead the Building Services team in the absence of the Head of Operations
* Ensuring compliance of the company's H&S policy

Skills required

* Proved engineering experience in a maintenance environment
* Electrical Testing and Verification of electrical installation certified
* Ideally in-depth knowledge of Electrical Engineering, Control Engineering systems and experience of Mechanical, Building Maintenance and Plumbing
* Strong customer service skills
* Experience of working on the maintenance of LV electrical distribution systems, ups systems, general and external lighting, fire alarms and CCTV / door entry systems.

Due to the nature of the role there will be a requirement to work weekends, evenings and public holidays.

For further information and to apply for the role, contract Ellie and Randstad CPE- 0191 221 1567

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.


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