Shift Engineer

Posted 2 weeks ago by Evolve Talent Search Ltd

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Canary Wharf, Greater London
£50,000 - £53,500/annum

Shift Engineer - Critical environment – Canary Wharf - Up to £53,500

A fantastic opportunity to work for one of the industries biggest FM service provider situated in Canary Wharf who are looking for multiple Shift Engineers. The successful candidates will be multi-skilled with a wealth of building maintenance experience. They will be based on a critical site in Canary Wharf. In return the company is offering up to £53,500 based on experience / qualifications and career progression.

Hours of work

Continental Shift Pattern - Days & Nights
7am – 7pm / 7pm – 7am


  • Up to £53,500 Basic Salary
  • Pension
  • Overtime Available

Key duties & responsibilities

  • To carry out PPM in accordance with set schedules, ensuring engineering standards are maintained in order to maximise the operational effectiveness and reliability of the Plant and associated Electrical & Mechanical systems.
  • Adherence to set engineering standards in accordance with Health and Safety at Work Act (HASAWA) requirements.
  • To ensure onsite Quality Assurance procedures are adhered to in all respects and to maintain accurate records/documentation associated with the Electrical & Mechanical aspects of the PPM and plant.
  • To respond in a prompt and effective manner to all Electrically & Mechanically related reactive maintenance issues and help desk requests.
  • Carry out technical surveys of the above services and systems, reporting findings to the Supervisor. Producing list costs of material required for any minor works required.
  • To co-ordinate initial actions associated with all requests from the client. Dealing with customer enquiries and complaints, reporting actions taken to line management.
  • Undertake follow up actions required to resolve situational circumstances for which you have been authorised to undertake.
  • Be an active participant in reviewing existing and implementing new techniques to enhance the service to our clients.
  • Electrical & Mechanical fault diagnosis associated with the PPM or Reactive maintenance of the site.
  • Carry out minor installation work to the above services and systems.
  • Repair and maintenance of lighting and distribution systems.
  • To co-ordinate visiting specialist sub-contractors associated with Electrical & Mechanical aspects of the PPM schedules. Surveying and accepting new works carried out by specialist sub-contractors.
  • Carry out duties in accordance with company procedures and the clients’ requirements in order to fulfil contractual obligations.
  • In conjunction with other team members and other locations, establish contingency measures to ensure full services are available during periods of absence. Providing cover where necessary at other sites within a reasonable distance.
  • Undertake any training that may be required to fulfil duties.
  • Maintain test equipment and tools associated with your role, ensuring they are fit for purpose at all times.
  • To comply with any and all instructions given by Supervisor. Undertaking any other duties as reasonably requested, which are within your competence and experience.
  • Undertake training to gain site High Voltage AP (Authorised Person) status and/or Mechanical AP (Authorised Person) status

Desired Requirements

  • Electrically or Mechanical qualified
  • City & Guilds - Level 2 & 3
  • City & Guilds - 17th or 18th Edition
  • F-Gas
  • A proven track record in Building Maintenance working
  • Good Communication Skills.
  • Multi-Skilled - Mechanical / Electrical.
  • Knowledge of UPS / Generators / Power Distribution / HVAC / HV LV etc
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