Senior Facilities Management Engineer - CHA/J17043

Senior Facilities Management Engineer

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Senior Facilities Management Engineer

Contract Scotland are a specialist recruiter for the Scottish Construction Industry specialising in white collar recruitment for both temporary and permanent recruitment needs.

A national contractor based in Edinburgh have an opening for a Senior FM Engineer on a permanent contract basis, we are working in partnership with this employer to source a suitable candidate for the position.


As a Senior FM Engineer for this business you will be responsible for managing a small team carrying out primarily electrical (planned and reactive) maintenance as required by the Operational and Customer Support teams. You will be supervising the team working on planned maintenance of building fabric and reactive repairs of commercial mechanical plant, electrical building services and associated equipment.

This position is a part of a wider team working across the UK on a variety of challenging construction projects. You will be entering a fast-paced working environment, facing new challenges every day.

·Observing Planned Preventative Maintenance while ensuring statutory compliance is met at all times
·Managing engineers ensuring PPM tasks are completed on time
·Assisting with Authorised Person' duties on certain disciplines such as HV/LV, Ventilation and PSSR
·Arranging and leading start up & debrief meetings
·Assisting the management team with estimating additional works for clients
·In client buildings carry out Electrical planned or reactive works, including minor works, repairs, fault finding and fault diagnosis
·Knowledge of the Electrical Installation Regulations (17th/18th Edition Regs) is required in order to ensure these are adhered to at all times, and that the appropriate materials are used.
·The ideal candidate will be competent on all aspects of electrical installation works of both 230v and 400v.
·Working with operational teams to meet operational targets.
·Ensure all works are carried out to a high standard while in accordance with Health and Safety Standards
·Recording all progress through IT.
·Interpretation of engineering drawings and building plans.
·Attend relevant meetings with construction parties including the client
·Lead Tool-Box-Talks, training and meetings as required
·A full clean driving licence will be required as the role will involve some driving in company vehicles to visit sites.
·An Electrical Qualification
·Experience within a facilities management environment
·Proven ability to supervise a team
·Health Care experience would be advantageous
·The successful applicant clearing a PVG Disclosure check
Working hours will be based on a rotational shift pattern and will include weekend work and participation in an on-call rota. Flexibility in daily working hours will be a requirement but reasonable notice will be given in advance.
A competitive salary and benefits package is on offer and this employer will always consider flexible working hours and arrangements.
We'd be delighted to hear from you if this role sounds of interest, feel free to apply with your updated CV or contact us direct to discuss the role in more detail.

Legal Information:

Contract Scotland offers both the services of an employment agency for permanent work and an employment business for temporary work.

We can only deal with applications from Candidates who are eligible to work in the UK and are current UK residents.

We are committed to equal opportunities and diversity for our employees, temporary workers and work seekers. Individuals are only assessed on their individual merits and suitability to a position irrespective of race, gender, disability, age, faith or sexual orientation.
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Callum Haig
Recruitment Consultant

Callum joined our team in September 2015 to build on our Construction Medium and M&E building services section. He's used his extensive market knowledge gained from a competing agency to his advantage but has also learned a whole lot more about recruitment working with us. Adding value since becoming part of our family, the detailed information he supplies to our customers while providing an honest and transparent service to all has been outstanding. He loved playing a vital​ part in our social committee that helped raise £1351.50 for our 2016 Charity Partner, Strathcarron Hospice. Bake sales, swamp challenges and casino nights make for a varied role here at Contract Scotland! Click on the search icon below to view Callum's Jobs.


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