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Plant Maintenance Engineer

Job Type
Temp to perm
Greenwich, London
£35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Job Ref
Date Added
May 28th, 2024

Role: Plant Maintenance Engineer

Location: Greenwich, London

Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum

Type: Permanent

Start: ASAP

Are you a skilled engineer looking to join a dynamic and fast-growing team? In this role, you'll be responsible for the maintenance, servicing, and breakdown repair of our client's commercial plant across their fleet of District Heating Schemes.

They need someone who can handle the demands of a practical role, think on their feet, and work with both mechanical and electrical equipment.

Key responsibilities:

  • Completion of planned preventative maintenance activities in line with company maintenance schedules (pumps, actuators, plate heat exchangers, pressurisation units, degassers)
  • Attend reactive call-outs to sites to reinstate heat and resolve plant failures
  • Review root causes for plant failure (resolve operational issues which arise)
  • Service and repair of commercial plant (as per above)
  • Management of site-based project work and development of the scope of works for plant remediation.
  • Completion of complex pipework repairs if and where required (crimp, plastic welding, soldering, etc.)
  • Safe isolation of equipment before commencing works
  • Good communication with the team always
  • Ensure maintenance system records are kept up to date to ensure accurate and secure records. This will involve the completion of clear and concise online work orders.
  • Take part in an on-call rota and attend callouts (usually 1 week in 3)

Key Knowledge & Qualifications

  • The ideal candidate for this position should possess 2-3 years of experience working as a Mechanical Field Service Engineer with a mechanical bias or in a similar capacity.
  • NVQ Level 2/3 in Mechanical Engineering or similar qualification
  • Familiarity with technical drawings i.e. P&IDs, Mechanical Drawings or Electrical Schematics.
  • Genuine interest in the industry and eagerness to contribute
  • Must possess integrity and trustworthiness
  • Excellent problem-solving skills & self-starter
  • Full Driving License (held for at least 12 months)
  • Competence in IT software (Microsoft Excel, Word etc).

Desirable Experience

  • Electrical Experience as a multi-skilled engineer, confident and competent with Electrical safe isolation and basic electrical fault finding.
  • Existing knowledge of District Heat Networks or similar Plantroom environments.
  • Experience leading small teams and working with sub-contractors, clients and other working parties.
  • Experience working with Heat Pumps is also a plus, as are F-Gas Qualifications.

Remuneration and Info

  • Remuneration: Up to £38,000
  • Discretionary bonus based on individual and business performance.
  • Company Van (Business Use Only) - Please note Vans do have dash cameras and cab cameras for safety purposes.
  • An inclusive culture that promotes diversity.
  • Holidays 25 days a year plus statutory holidays - with an option to purchase, or sell, up to an additional 5 days per annual leave year.
  • Pension plan provision.
  • Private health care scheme available.
  • Cycle to work scheme.
  • Electric Car lease scheme (salary sacrifice).
  • Health and well-being support.
  • Continuing learning and development opportunities.
  • Company Tablet/Phone, etc.

Carbon60, Lorien & SRG - The Impellam Group STEM Portfolio are acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

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