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Mechanical Engineer


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AECOM is seeking an advanced Mechanical Engineer for our team of highly skilled multi-craft technicians at a major manufacturing facility in Stafford, England.

This position is responsible for providing an advanced level of expertise in responding to work orders, troubleshooting, and providing preventive maintenance and reactive repair on industrial grade facility-related equipment and systems, including mechanical equipment, cooling towers, plumbing, pumps, motors, piping, fuel & oil systems, gas boilers, radiant heating, effluent drain systems, pump houses

Minimum Requirements

The successful candidate must have the ability to identify and correct any operational and/or safety-related issues and perform independent equipment evaluations to identify potential equipment failures. Successful candidates demonstrate strong mechanical aptitude and commitment to maintaining a safe work environment.


  • Troubleshoot and repair mechanical / electrical equipment such as pumps, motors, bearings, air handlers, exhaust fans, gearboxes, etc.

  • Troubleshoot and repair pneumatic and electronic controls systems.

  • Troubleshoot and repair equipment and fixtures for water, gas, compressed air, fuel/oil, sewage, fire sprinkler/prevention.

  • To undertake heating engineering & plumbing duties including reactive repairs.

  • Servicing of boilers and other appliances, installations and associated works.

  • To undertake the installation of new heating systems in accordance with manufacturer’s instructions, industry best practice codes and practice and legislation.

  • To issue notices and certificates required by the relevant regulations relating to gas safety.

  • To adhere to manufacturer’s instructions when servicing, repairing or installing.

  • To provide information to allow records to be updated following service and testing.

  • To complete all relevant training and certifications as required by regulations.

  • To maintain regular contact with the Team Leader and colleagues to obtain instructions and resolve working problems.

  • To record completed works and maintain accurate record of work carried out including measurements and calculations.

  • Perform basic pipefitting repairs for water and compressed air systems.

  • Troubleshoot and repair basic electrical issues in relation to the working of mechanical systems i.e pumps, motors etc…..

  • Conduct preventive maintenance inspections and perform required preventative maintenance actions such as lubrication, adjustments & alignments, cleaning, filter changes, etc.

  • Complete necessary work order documentation as required in the Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS) Maximo.

  • Provide service and feedback to the customer on all work orders while assuring compliance to codes, regulations and industry standards.

  • Recommend measures to improve maintenance methods and equipment performance.

  • Analyze and resolve work problems, or assists workers in solving work problems.

  • Safely perform functions of the position including following proper safety guidelines such as risk assessments and lockout/tag out procedures, working safely at heights, and wearing PPE as required.

  • Operate various measuring, diagnostic and testing instruments to help provide energy efficiency solutions.

  • Operate a variety of equipment such as hand tools, laptop computers and diagnostic hardware to perform work.

  • Maintain a strict schedule in order to be successful in the assignment, yet demonstrates flexibility in the day-to-day activities and scheduling for the benefit of the customer.

  • Other duties as assigned by Manager or Supervisor.

Preferred Qualifications

NVQ level 3 in mechanical/manufacturing engineering

Three to Five years of experience in facilities, or equipment in a large commercial or industrial environment , or demonstrated equivalent combination of education and experience.

Preferred qualifications

  • HNC in Industrial Mechanical, Industrial Technology, or related skilled trade program.

  • Gas Safe registered.

  • Experience diagnosing, troubleshooting and repairing large scale plumbing systems.

  • Experience diagnosing, troubleshooting and repairing facility mechanical systems, such as air handlers, to OEM specifications.

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is

pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions

inclusion, diversity and overall

employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our

core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only

delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

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