Fabric Technician

Location Plymouth
Discipline: Hard Services Engineering
Salary: £24000.0
Contact name: Dom Wild

Contact email: dom@hvacrecruitment.com
Job ref: 3563
Published: 3 days ago

Fabric Technician

£24k

Mon - Fri / 8 - 5 + Overtime/On Call

Plymouth

Mobile

Are you a newly qualified/trained Fabric Technician, Maintenance Engineer, Handyperson or carpenter and looking to step into the FM industry?

We have a great opportunity with one of our biggest and longest standing clients, who are a renowned and strongly established FM company who are looking to take a Fabric Technician on, covering the biggest government contract in the UK.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide a reactive and pro-active maintenance service as per project requirements to all operational equipment
  • Provide a multi-skilled maintenance service, which covers electrical and mechanical disciplines
  • Carry out modifications and installations when required
  • Liaise with contractors or external suppliers where required and clearly communicate technical issues
  • Provide a service that ensures all mechanical and electrical equipment is running to optimum performance
  • Provide a service that ensures all key performance indicators are met
  • Maximise availability of all mechanical and electrical equipment through continuous improvement
  • Carry out Planned Preventative Maintenance
  • Take ownership of tools and equipment provided and ensure maintained to an appropriate standard, reporting any defects immediately
  • Provide technical support/input to projects and initiatives
  • Continuously look to improve equipment efficiencies and cost reductions
  • Responsible for ensuring own work and work of those under supervision is completed in a safe and diligent manner to ensure regular feedback on issues arising before, during and following activities that are carried out
  • Maintain equipment supported by sound diagnostic and problem solving skills, raising issues as required to the shift supervisor on a timely basis
  • Maintain, repair, and calibrate electrical, mechanical and instrumentation plant to optimise both reliability and maintainability
  • Complete any required paperwork, produce reports accurately and on a timely basis
  • Complete training and development activities as required in order to remain competent in role
  • Complete other duties as required and directed by the shift Maintenance Supervisor or members of the Management Team

Experience/Qualifications:

  • Appropriate up to date training to make use of relevant equipment/tools
  • Experience in delivering core PM and reactive works to work out of hours and on call
  • Experienced in using PDAs
  • Up to date knowledge of technical regulations applicable to core craft and how this applies to role
  • Good understanding of current Health & Safety legislation and its application within role
  • Fault diagnosis and resolution
  • Good problem-solving skills and ability to make decisions (where able to do so)
  • Ability to communicate effectively both in verbal and written communication
  • Ability to use effectively any ICT equipment provided
  • Ability to effectively prioritise own workload
  • Pro-active and positive approach to work
  • Ability to provide a schedule of works for identified additional/remedial works
  • Writing and following risk and method statements as required on a daily basis
  • Good knowledge of building Statutory Compliance.

Benefits:

  • Company Vehicle & Fuel Card
  • Opportunity to progress and learn new skills
  • 25 Days Annual Leave + Bank Holidays

If this role as a Fabric Technician is of interest please apply or alternatively call the office on 0208 092 6500 and ask for Dom.

Any successful candidate referrals for this position could earn you £250 voucher from HVAC FM, so if you know candidate who is suitable for this position, get in touch today!