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Lead Engineer

Job title: Lead Engineer
Contract type: Permanent
Location: Reading, Reading, England
Industry: Facilities Management Electrical Engineering Management & Executive Technical Engineering
Salary: £36000 per annum
Reference: JO-2106-244013
Contact name: Charlie Neo
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Job description

Job Title: Lead Engineer/Site Supervisor

PRS Southampton are recruiting a Lead Engineer to work on a large Commercial building in the Reading, Berkshire area.

The ideal Lead Engineer will come from an FM/Technical/Hard Services background and been in a senior engineers positions before with the ability to supervise and lead further electrical, mechanical and fabric engineers.

Role Summary:

  • Able to manage own time and allocate works to other team members
  • Able to manage cost related to delivery of maintenance activities (specialist and self-perform)
  • Ensuring all client services, computer rooms, data networks, manufacturing and revenue earning services meet client requirements or appropriate SLAs
  • Operate dilapidation and update plans relating to critical environments
  • Operate change control process covering business critical areas
  • Provide technical management reports as required
  • Provide emergency response standby/call-out
  • Monitor utilities management and environmental programmes
  • Support critical environment related technical audits
  • Support cost-effective procurement of engineering maintenance services.
  • Operate within annual engineering budgets for the maintenance and repair of the services
  • Responsibility for ensuring all critical related engineering maintenance documentation/records are kept in clearly identified and retrievable systems
  • Advise the Facilities Management Team of changes in critical environment requirements
  • Plan Statutory Compliance Maintenance and Testing and report as required the Statutory Compliance Audit Report to the Technical Services Manager
  • Ensure all PPM’s and Critical Facility PPM’s are carried out to schedule
  • Monitor and analyse environmental conditions, review the loading and working conditions of critical equipment regularly
  • Managing of subcontractors, arranging site visits, reviewing RAMS, coordinating access with site and auditing works where required

Experience Required:

  • Electrician with recognised qualifications (apprenticeship, HND, C&G) 
  • 17th Edition Electrical Wiring Regulations - essential
  • Previous experience in operating in commercial environments - desirable 
  • Knowledge of emergency response/standby/call out activities and protocols
  • Understand the monitoring of utilities and environmental programmes
  • IOSH or equivalent H&S training
  • Understanding of water hygiene (L8) - essential
  • BMS Controls experience / HVAC experience - desirable 
  • Operational experience of UPS, Standby Power and Critical Environment Cooling
  • Operational experience of managing Environmental, Health & Safety and Quality Systems
  • PC and MS office skills

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