PLUMBER - Maintenance

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  • Sector:

    Built Environment, Facilities Management

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  • Salary:

    £160 - £200 per day

  • Contact:

    Simon Toussaint

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  • Contact phone:

    0208 843 8186

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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We are working with one of the UK's largest M&E Contractors on a very prestigious project, in Abingdon, Oxfordshire.
This will be a 6 month contract with potential for it to be extended due to the ongoing nature of the works.

The role:
To work as part of the site based team, carrying out Planned Preventative Maintenance (PPM), Reactive Maintenance and support to other engineers - assisting with L8 works, small copper / basic water install
  • Hours - 8am - 4:30pm 
  • Tools - must have your own
  • Pay Status - PAYE 

Aims & Objectives:

  • To provide a high quality support and service to the client and site users.
  • Ensure all works carried out in compliance with all legislative and company policies.
  • Achieve customer satisfaction within agreed service levels of the Client
  • Manage personal workloads to ensure maximum productivity
  • Endeavour to achieve Reactive targets.
  • Actively integrate and encourage ownership within the team
  • Continually review workload, focus on project management from enquiry to completion, with Individual development.
  • Pro actively promote the SPIE Brand across the estate

Key Responsibilities and Accountability's:
  • To work as part of the Site Team, supplying plumbing and response engineering services to the clients.
·         Ensure that all works are effective executed in line with SPIE Company policies and procedures, which include, but are not limited to:
o   Health and Safety and Quality Assurance
o   Commercial / Financial
o   Human Resources.
  • To carry out Reactive Maintenance and extra works/emergencies in accordance with the contract requirement.
  • To provide detailed reporting via the tablet to include, but not limited to predictive times for remedial and chargeable works, and life cycle condition reporting.
  • To provide a high level of technical and hands on support in the provision of our service delivery and the daily communication with the on site management team
  • To carry out all works in accordance with set schedules, ensuring engineering standards are maintained in order to maximise the operational effectiveness and reliability of plumbing & heating systems.
  • Adherence to set engineering standards in accordance with Health and Safety at Work Act (HASAWA) requirements.
  • Must be flexible with working hours to meet the needs of the clients.
  • Assist other trades as necessary.

Person Specification
The knowledge, skills, qualifications and experience relevant to the position are:
  • City & Guilds 6129 – Basic Plumbing – Vocational Pts 2 & 3 / City & Guilds 6089 – NVQ Levels 2 & 3
  • Experience of working on all types of HVAC systems
  • Plumbing qualified with additional fabric knowledge
  • Specialist knowledge/training e.g. Working at Heights, IPAF,PASMA, Scaffolding
  • Health and Safety Training

The core support team competency framework for the position are:
  • Teamwork - actively contributes to the team and strives to improve teams’ effectiveness through personal commitment.
  • Planning, Organising & Executing – able to understand the priorities, plan and organise the work and manage own time to deliver within the expected timescales.
  • Communication – communicates clearly and concisely, impressing others and ensuring understanding of all relevant information in all circumstances.
  • Commercial Awareness – understands the importance for managing costs and expense, applying the necessary controls.
  • Risk Management – is aware on the impact on risk to the business and applies the necessary
  • Adaptability – is responsive and open to changing circumstance.
  • Drive for Excellence – aims to deliver a high standard of work.
  • Self Motivation and Development– is confident in own ability and is motivated to deliver, using opportunities to further develop.
  • Customer Awareness – responsive to the needs of the customer and aims to deliver customer satisfaction.

If you are suitable for the above role and would like to be given consideration, please submit a CV and one of our consultants will be in touch.