Multi-Skilled Engineer - South East London - Immediate Start - 29-32k

Skilled Careers Ltd
London, UK
23 Aug 2019
31 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Multi-Skilled Engineer - London - Immediate Start - 29-32k
A university which is a world-leading centre of educational excellence are looking for a Multi-Skilled Engineer to join their team. It comprises some 80 buildings ranging from four fine Victorian Grade II listed buildings, a number of former domestic properties.
The successful candidate will be taking care of a few building within the university's vicinity.
Main duties:
To undertake all types of electrical maintenance & repairs duties on and around all sites and to carry them out to a high standard and in a timely manner as set out by the Head of Maintenance and Engineering.
  • To work within a team from different trades to support the Estates and Facilities Department.
  • To report on time for your shift and if necessary to follow Goldsmiths University of London Absent Policies and Procedures.
  • To support all in-house maintenance team services to the agreed service specifications, SLA`s (Service level Agreement) and KPI`s (Key performance indicators) efficiently and effectively as possible.
  • To be held accountable and responsible for your own work load and time management.
  • To participate in weekly fire alarm testing.
  • To respond to all emergency call outs when requested to do immediately in order to allow the University`s core services to continue with the least disruption possible.
  • To undertake other duties that may be required.

To carry out works on electrical installations, including but not only:

Additional sockets

Circuit board install

Lighting - low voltage

Circuit breaker repairs

Complete and partial rewiring


Consumer unit replacements

Cooker points

Power shower installations

Domestic appliances

Door entry systems


Earthing ports and bonding

Electric heaters

Tripping circuits

Electric radiators

Electrical Fault finding


Electrical repairs

Emergency lighting

Security lighting

External lighting

Fuse box replacements

Towel rails

Fused spurs

Garden lighting


Heating Controls

Immersions heaters

Tripping circuits

Lighting design

Lighting installations

Water heaters

Lighting repair

Testing and inspections

Fire Alarm testing

PAT (portable appliance testing)
  • To support your colleagues in the maintenance team with a variety of tasks and duties when the workload requires it.
  • To manage and monitor all stock levels within the electrical maintenance store to ensure that availability and suitability for any eventuality.
  • To ensure that all tools, equipment and materials used on site meet health and safety requirements and standards.
  • To ensure that the workshop, stores, plant and equipment are kept in a safe clean and working condition and that all slips, trips and falls are dealt with appropriately and in a timely manner.
  • To use a company mobile phone and to carry a lone working device well on campus.
  • To check work related requests, e-mails, messages and take phone calls and to ensure that all work requests are dealt with promptly and effectively.
  • To be trained on the Estates and Facilities Department BeMS (Building Energy Management System).
  • To stay abreast of the latest legislation affecting areas of work, including attending or undertaking any relevant training that is necessary to ensure that professional qualifications remain up to date.
  • To follow all guidelines on signing in and out during outside of normal office hours.
  • To respond and deal with all enquiries from the Help Desk in a timely manner and to promote the Estates and Facilities Department positively.
  • To work co-operatively with staff, customers and stakeholders.
  • To liaise with the Maintenance Service Manager, Maintenance Supervisors, team members, contractors and the Estates & Facilities team on work and specifications to ensure the seamless completion of works is carried out.
  • To use the maintenance vehicles as appropriate to carry out duties when necessary.
  • To actively participate in recycling initiatives and contribute towards the University's commitment to environmental and financial sustainability.
  • To wear the correct uniform/PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) which is provided by the Estates & Facilities department at well at work and on duty.
  • Each member of the maintenance team is expected to undertake such other duties within the competence of their post and as a

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