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Engineering Manager

Canary Wharf, Greater London
04/01/2019 (13:57)
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If you are seeking a new career challenge I have an excellent opportunity for an engineering manager to take ownership of a high profile banking contract in Canary Wharf, my client is looking for someone ambitious with a vision to become the account manager in the near future.

Please see below a brief description of the role and the type of personality my client is looking for: -

Based at the UK headquarters of one of the world’s largest investment banks in canary Wharf.

·         Looking for someone highly ambitious with the vision to move the contract on and implement new ideas and ways of working.

·         The successful candidate will have excellent communication skills, liaising heavily with the engineering team, client and external contractors.

·         They will need to be an extremely good man manager and leader of men/women with experience of managing large engineering teams ideally within a corporate banking environment.

·         Need to be highly organised as the successful applicant will be responsible for 49 floors of tenants with all associated equipment and the plant rooms.

·         The engineering team is made up of 4  x 4 shift teams, 4 man days team, 1 x shift manager, 1 x technical manager, 2 x fabric technicians, 1 x permit manager, 2 x contract support.

·         There will be a lot of projects coming up so experience of running these will be highly advantageous.

  • Provision of weekly out of hours overtime forecast for all     critical maintenance activities.  
  • Responsible   for   line   management   approvals   of   Overtime   and  expense submissions.
  • Support input to Asset Plan and Energy Conservation Plans.
  • Manage  multi  million  pound  Projects  involving   asset   replacement   and  new installations.
  • Projects including the installation of increased resilience via UPS installation, major HV generator overhaul, replacement of data centre chillers, replacement of data centre sensible coolers and DRUPS major overhauls.
  • LV Switchboard replacement and HV switchboard replacement projects.
  • Provide management direction of site based teams, to include effective hiring, training,   development,   reward   and   recognition,   holiday,   absence   and performance management in accordance with HR policies.
  • Control   and   supervise   contractors  on   site   to   ensure   consistency   of maintenance in line with contractual obligations.

·         The basic salary is £70k to £75k per annum.

·         25 days holiday.

·         The working hours are 8am to 5pm.

·         Excellent pension contribution of between 10% & 12%.

·         Parking on site.

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