FM Multi-Skilled Engineer (Elec/HVAC) - Inverness-shire

Galliford Try
Inverness-shire, United Kingdom
12 Jan 2018
19 Feb 2018
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.

We have a brilliant new opportunity for a Multi Skilled Engineer based primarily on the new North Hub FM contract, including sites predominantly in the Inverness, Foress and Tain area, with some travel further afield on occasion.

Role Overview:

  • The main purpose of the job is to undertake all other planned maintenance, reactive repairs and other tasks as directed by GTFM Operational Management and the Customer Support Centre.
  • To supervise and spot check the work of sub-contractors to ensure it is to a satisfactory standard and deal with reactive repairs of commercial mechanical and electrical building services and associated equipment.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Carry out planned & reactive works in educational & leisure buildings, including minor works, repairs, fault finding and fault diagnosis. Ensuring all works are competently completed to high quality standards and in accordance with Galliford Try Health and Safety Standards, Clients Policies and Procedures.
  • Carry out basic building repair and maintenance including but not limited to: doors, floors, ceilings, windows, fixtures and fittings, changing of locks, door closers, basic plumbing etc.
  • To be fully conversant with all aspects of their qualified trade whether it be Electrical or HVAC
  • Compile quotes for works when required.
  • Attend any tasks issued which may include jobs for which the post holder is not qualified but has the necessary skills and knowledge to undertake.
  • Ensure work areas are kept clean and tidy.
  • To liaise with other GTFM staff and Sub-contractors as necessary to ensure the timely completion of works within agreed operational targets.
  • Check sub-contractor works to ensure they are of a satisfactory standard.
  • Order and organise the delivery of materials to site.
  • Schedule jobs to ensure they do not infringe upon the client's operations.
  • 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 rotational shift pattern and will include weekend work and participation in an on-call rota.
  • Attend meetings with other stake-holders including client, subcontractor and construction parties.
  • Participate in scheduled team meetings.
  • Drive between work locations and suppliers (Full lean driving licence required).
  • To act at all times in accordance with the Galliford Try rules, policies, procedures and financial regulations.

*Please note that any job offer will be dependent on the successful applicant clearing a PVG Disclosure check.

Experience and Qualifications:

  • Must have relevant qualification in Electrical or HVAC field
  • Experience working in a building services role
  • Excellent Customer Service
  • Time Served apprenticeship or Equivalent training in an Electrical or HVAC bias
  • Previous experience of working within a team
  • Good Written/verbal communication Skills
  • Adaptable and flexible approach to work requirements and willing to accept change
  • Full UK Driving license

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 5,500 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.