Containment Working Supervisor

We are  looking to recruit a Containment Working Supervisor to be based at our client site in Weybridge in Surrey. You will take ownership and accountability of Weybridge Containment Buildings system ensuring you are familiar with it and any operational issues associated with its operation and escalating as appropriate, while driving for industry best practice in service delivery.  We are looking for someone who would be comfortable managing up to 18 Engineers on our laboratory site. Previous containment experience is highly desirable.


We are offering a competitive salary, 25 days holidays as well as retail discounted offers



Act as technical point of contact for the Containment Buildings onsite

Liaising with, the key stakeholders of the team to ensure you are aware of any Containment Building issues and to also ensure everyone within the team is fully briefed on any planned or ongoing Containment Building work.

Respond to Building Management System alarms on the equipment or Buildings in your charge

Maintain open communication with the client to ensure they are aware of the current state of the site Containment Buildings.

Be Able to react in an ever changing business environment.

While carrying out their duties, the Containment Supervisor should comply with all Interserve and APHA SOPs

Ensure the issue and appropriate controls within the Permit to Work systems in accordance with Safe Systems of work and IFM HS&E policies and procedures.

Ensure that suitable and sufficient spares are available to carry out maintenance of the Containment Buildings.

Ensure that comprehensive maintenance records are kept in the form of “Maximo” task sheets and in line with IFM quality system.

Brief the management team when an incident or defect could or will interrupt the site science programme

Lead any incident investigation in line with IFM incident response protocol and own remedial actions to closure for your system.

Ensure you follow the Change Management Process

Complete all actions in line with the QSHE planner

Support the Client Awareness Visits (CAV) ensuring the compliance folders for your portfolio are up to date and populated as per the annual planner.

Take line management responsibility for your team and follow HR processes including induction and probation frame work and completion and checking of time sheets.

Attend and contribute to client meetings

Deliver the correct standard of staff appraisals in line with appraisal process

Ensure that professional and technical skills are maintained through a commitment to personal development and life-long-learning.

Ensure a professional image of is presented to clients and visitors, and ensure excellence in customer service is delivered and promoted at all times.

• Embrace and lead a working ethos in line with IFM vision, values and site principals

Hold a procurement card and follow the correct process.

The successful candidate will be required to complete a security check

Be part of the out of hours On-Call engineering rota

What we are looking for

Must hold a "time served apprenticeship" in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering

Previous experience of managing a large team of engineers

IT literate

Able to work under pressure

Previous experience of working in a hospital/  laboratory 

Must have a demonstrable background in a Maintenance environment

Knowledge on how to service/test of systems of highly specialised equipment

Strong and effective communication skills

Alarm systems

UPS backup systems

BMS Systems



It would be advantageous to have a background within the Containment or Health Sector. Have an understanding of health and safety and previously held Appointed Person position


please call Sarah Evans on 01745 77 22 18 for more information 


Job Type Permanent Part Time
Location Weybridge
Sector M&E (Hard Services) Management
Start Date 14th December 2018
Advertiser remoteapi
Job Ref DEFweyINT

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