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Mobile Engineer Technician / Joinery/Plumbing Bias - FM (Edinburgh & Lothians)

Galliford Try

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Note for Recruitment Agencies:

We prefer to hire directly, but we do have an approved supplier list for when we’d like a helping hand. We’ll be in touch if we need you.

Role Overview:

We are looking for a Mobile Engineer to be based between multiple schools for our Hub South East frameworks. The main purpose of the job is to undertake fabric, joinery reactive and planned maintenance tasks, along with some minor plumbing, mechanical and electrical repairs as directed by the GTFM Management our Customer Service Centre (CSC).

Key Responsibilities: Carry out fabric and joinery planned/reactive/additional works in educational buildings in the Edinburgh, Lothian & Borders regions, including minor works, repairs, fault finding and fault diagnosis
* Always ensure compliance with the relevant industry regulations, and that the appropriate materials used
* To be fully conversant with all aspects of fabric installation works for domestic and commercial properties and hold a working knowledge of other disciplines such as plumbing, heating and electrical
* Attend any tasks issued which may include non-fabric or joinery jobs for which the post holder has the necessary skills and knowledge to undertake
* To be able to work alone but also liaise with other Galliford Try FM staff and Sub-contractors as necessary to ensure the timely completion of works within agreed operational targets
* Carry out and complete all works to high quality standards and in a competent manner in accordance with Galliford Try Health and Safety Standards, Clients Policies and Procedures and with the property being left in a clean and tidy condition
* To accept progress and complete accurately all works allocated via a portable electronic device and update all tasks in a timely manner
* Read and interpret engineering drawings and building plans
* Working hours will be based on a 42-hour week subject to business needs this will include occasional weekend work and participation in an on-call rota
* Attend meetings with other stakeholders including client, subcontractor and construction parties
* Attend Tool-Box-Talks, training and meetings as required by GTFM management
* To act at all times in accordance with the Galliford Try rules, policies, procedures and financial regulations
* The operative will be required to act in a courteous and respectful manor when working for Galliford Try
* A full clean driving licence will be required as successful application will be mobile for the majority of the working day so will be driving in company vehicles to visit sites and suppliers.

Experience and Qualifications: Experienced working in a building services role
* Preferably a time-served fabric or joinery engineer or equivalently trained
* A knowledge of working with plumbing, heating and electrical installation bias would also be desirable
* Excellent Customer Service
* Previous experience of working within a team
* Good Written/verbal communication Skills
* Adaptable and flexible approach to work requirements and willing to accept changeFull UK Driving license
* Any job offer will be dependent on the successful applicant clearing a PVG Disclosure check

In Return:

We offer an opportunity to work on some of the UKs most exciting construction projects, in a fast-paced environment where each day brings new challenges. We also offer a competitive salary and benefits package and we will always consider flexible working hours and arrangements.

With an ambitious strategy, we’re poised for further growth and success, so if you’re committed, talented and enthusiastic, Galliford Try is the right place for you.

About us:

We are one of the UK’s leading housebuilding and construction groups. For 100 years, Galliford Try has helped to shape the world around us and today we are at the forefront of the construction industry with approximately 5,550 employees working on a huge range of housebuilding and construction projects. As a FTSE 250 listed UK business, our focus is on delivering first class business solutions and building long-term relationships with our customers, employees, supply chain and communities we work in. Our involvement in some of the UK's most high profile and innovative projects ensures our employees benefit from unrivalled opportunities and career progression.

Facilities Management:

Galliford Try Facilities Management (GTFM) has been providing customer focused Facilities and Property Management service solutions for over 15 years. We provide Total FM, Hard FM and Lifecycle services to both Public and Private sector clients nationally.

We utilise Computer Aided Facilities Management system technology to provide the most efficient service available for delivery of planned and reactive FM services.The key to our success has been working in partnership with our clients to deliver outstanding services that ensure value enhancement of the properties they entrust to us through exceptional people in accordance with our vision:

‘To be recognised as the Partner that best understands our customers’ vision, delivering tailored solutions with people at the heart of our services’

Galliford Try is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sectors of the community.

Primary Location: Edinburgh

Job: Construction (Site Management)

Organization: Construction & Investments

Job Type: Experienced

Job Posting: Jan 13, 2020, 10:30:17 AM

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