Resident Engineer (Electrical bias)

Job Description

A vacancy has arisen for 1 full time Resident Engineer with electrical bias, to be based at a site in Northampton. The successful candidates will be responsible for ensuring all planned maintenance and reactive requests are dealt with in an efficient and professional manner to meet the very high expectations of the contracts. They will also be assisting with various sub-contractors who will visit the site to carry out specialist work.

This is a hands-on role which will involve fault finding on mechanical and electrical equipment along with a proportion of fabric / general ad-hoc tasks. The role also requires an individual that can work using their own initiative with a proactive approach when tasks required. The updating of the electronic CAFM system, along with report writing is a critical part of this role.



Hours of work

Monday to Friday

Duties and Responsibilities

The Resident Engineer will be a multi-disciplined Engineer (Electrical with good Mechanical/Plumbing knowledge of building services) and experience of operating a BMS system is desirable. Experience of working in a high-end client environment in which he/she has regular face to face engagement with building managers will be an advantage. Record keeping and filing of works records would also be a pre-requisite.

Key Skills and Qualifications


C&G 2361 Parts 1& 2 Preferred

Excellent Building services experience

17 th Edition Electrical Regulations preferred

Essential Personal Aptitudes and Skills


It is essential that the successful candidate shows and a 'yes can do' attitude with no task being too big or too small

Excellent customer service skills

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

Must be able to work to own initiative

It is essential that the successful candidate is a team player

Further requirements


A full driving licence would be preferred, but not necessary as a company vehicle is not provided.

A DBS (Criminal record Bureau) check will need to be carried out.

About our client

It's an exciting time to begin a career at with our client as they are Britain's Largest and fastest growing national provider of high quality comprehensive maintenance services for commercial and public sector buildings providing planned preventative and reactive maintenance for over 1600 clients in 60,000 locations. They deliver Engineering excellence and a strong partnership culture

When you work with us, you will be part of the largest national mobile fleet located in every postcode area enabling us to focus a first time fix and a quick and efficient response.

Company Benefits

Contributory pension scheme

LifeWorks Employee Care

Aviva Care

Excellent career and development opportunities

To apply for this role please send your CV or call Jak Walsh on 01745 772218

Job Type Permanent Part Time
Location Northampton
Sector Electrical Engineering
Start Date 17th December 2018
Advertiser remoteapi
Job Ref 391

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