Fabric Engineer

Recruiter
Omni RMS
Location
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Salary
21000.0000
Posted
14 Jul 2017
Closes
13 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

My client are a FTSE 250 business providing facilities, property and asset management for some of the biggest public and private sector businesses. They have revenues in excess of £1.8bn and a reputation for being the best in their business.

They are currently looking to recruit a Fabric Engineer, responsible for ppm and reactive building fabric maintenance on commercial properties in Newcastle upon Tyne and surrounding areas.

Job objectives and responsibilities

* To undertake mainly carpentry, general handyman and semi skilled facilities maintenance duties.
* To operate, maintain and manage effectively, with minimum supervision new and existing building services to specified standards as determined by the contract and company procedures.
* This is a mobile role so a full UK driving licence is essential.

Main duties

* To carry out building fabric repairs
* To carry out routine water hygiene tasks
* To carry out minor decorating tasks
* To carry out minor plumbing repairs
* To carry out minor electrical repairs
* To carry out ad hoc general minor repairs as required
* To assist with sourcing materials for jobs
* To assist with the preparation of costs for quotations
* Take proactive approach to customer liaison and ensure concerns are dealt with or relayed to line management promptly

Person Specification

* Previous experience working within commercial environment
* Previous maintenance experience
* General handyman skills - joinery, painting, basic electrical tasks
* Basic electrical experience/awareness
* Able to problem solve / diagnose faults etc