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Mechanical Building Services Engineer

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    Tom Francis

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    8 days ago

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Mechanical Building Services Engineer
Negotiable Salary

Our Client
Our client is a family run business specialising in Heating, Mechanical and Electrical services. Established in 1985, we have a wealth of experience within the industry, and we pride ourselves on delivering exceptional service to our clients.

Job Summary
We are currently looking for an experienced, gas safe registered, Mechanical Building Services Engineer to join our team and work across one of the largest office space providers in London. You will be maintaining and repairing pipes and fixtures associated with heating, cooling, water distribution and sanitation systems in commercial buildings as well as inspecting drainage and other plumbing systems for compliance with local and national regulations. You will carry out servicing and remedial repairs to commercial heating boilers.

Duties and Responsibilities
* Maintain and repair a wide range of commercial and domestic plumbing problems including leak detection, unblocking toilet/stacks etc. and general servicing of plumbing related goods
* To have detailed knowledge and experience of main boiler manufacturer's installation and servicing requirements and instructions
* To be proficient in carrying out full commissioning of gas heating boilers and associated controls on completion of installation or servicing works
* To be able to demonstrate and have a good general fault finding/diagnostic skill and the ability to carry out necessary repairs/replacement of defective parts etc.
* To be competent of draining down and re-filling of heating system/s in order to remove and replace defective/leaking radiators or associated isolation valves to ensure satisfactory fault rectification
* Complete minor plumbing installations, testing and commissioning
* Ensure allocated, planned maintenance and small repairs are carried out in a timely manner
* To undertake general maintenance tasks and survey inspections
* Source parts required for allocated jobs
* Maintain full Health and Safety at all times
* Filling out job reports and time sheets with full details of each job and your works plus any recommendations
* Any other duties as reasonably requested

The Ideal Candidate will have
* A minimum of 5 years' experience within the industry
* Current/Valid Commercial Gas qualifications - COCN1 or CODNCO1, CIGA1, CDGA1, CORT1, ICPN1, TPCP1A
* Current/Valid Domestic Gas qualifications - CCN1, CENWAT, CKR1, HTR1
* A relevant NVQ or other equivalent qualification
* A valid CSCS card
* A good understanding of Health and Safety legislation
* Basic hand tools
* Good communication skills and the ability to speak confidently and professionally to WS Swift's personnel and clients
* Good IT skills and the ability to use a PDA in order to carry out allocated jobs and complete daily work reports
* The ability to plan and manage your own workload including ordering your own materials via a selected network of approved suppliers
* Punctuality and good time management skills
* Good problem solving skills

Benefits and Package
* Salary dependant on skills and experience
* Pension scheme
* Company van and fuel card
* Company mobile phone or phone allowance
* Uniform provided
* PPE provided
* Tablet provided
* Commuting travel paid over 45 minutes
* 22 days annual leave + 8 statutory bank holidays
* Over time available
* Some tools and access equipment provided