Lead Mechanical Engineer

  • £45000 + Benefits: Permanent Vacancy + competitive salary + annual leave + pension scheme + full benefits package
  • London, South East,
  • Permanent
Lead Mechanical Engineer  - Complex Scientific and University Site

Join us as a Shift Engineer, overseeing a dynamic team on a complex site of scientific laboratories and university buildings. The right candidate will have to oversee maintenance in an occupied environment with specific needs.

This role is based on a 4 on 4 off, days and nights shift. 

Key Responsibilities
  • To liaise on a regular basis with the engineers to ensure that all works – PPM and Reactive are being carried out in a satisfactory manner and within the requirements of the contract and without disruption.
  • To manage a team of multi-skilled staff and nominated sub-contractors to ensure satisfactory completion of the contract.
  • Ensure the team surpasses KPIs and SLAs for PPM, compliance, and fault repairs.
  • Oversee meticulous record-keeping and control additional costs.
  • Identify opportunities within the existing customer base and provide aligned quotes.
  • Monitor work by subcontractors, ensuring value for money.
  • Authorise invoices for chargeable works, ensuring accurate measurement.

What you'll get: 
- A salary of £45,000. 
- 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays and the option to buy more. 
- Pension contributions. 
- Life assurance. 
- Medical Insurance. 
- Lots more exciting benefits. 

What we are looking for: 
  • Experience in managing a mechanical engineer team on complex or listed commercial sites - you must come from a maintenance background
  • NVQ Level 3 in any mechanical discipline
  • a clean driving license
  • willing to be DBS and HORUS checked
  • Any other qualifications are a benefit. 

If this sounds like an opportunity for you, please apply here or contact Becky on 0208 843 8190
Rebecca Cunningham Recruitment Consultant 0208 843 8190

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