Mechanical Maintenance Engineer

  • Location
    London, Greater London
  • Salary
    £27.17/Hour
  • Category
    Engineering, Aerospace, Automotive - Mechanical Engineering
  • Job type
    Contractor
  • Industry
    Engineering, Aerospace and Automotive
  • External Reference
    MME

Our client within public sector is looking for a Mechanical Maintenance Engineer to join their team based in Wandsworth. The role is offered on a 3 months contract basis initially paying up to £20.99/hour PAYE or £27.17/hour (umbrella rate / inside IR35) working 36 hours per week Mon to Friday.


The role of the Mechanical Maintenance engineer will typically involve the following duties and skills as a minimum. Maintenance work will include all public Realm buildings such as Leisure centres, offices, schools etc) , Non Housing, etc.



  • Planning, organising, overseeing and managing, scheduled maintenance contracts and projects.
    * Responding to Reactive maintenance issues in a timely manner.
    * Liaising between clients customers and contractors.
    * Analysing work sheets and reports and assessing their validity.
    * Post inspecting completed works to ensure they are to the correct standard and compliance.
    * Supervising contractors and assessing their performance.
    * Obtaining specialist information and reports.
    * Managing budgets and ensuring value for money.
    * Maintaining statistical and financial records.
    * Ensuring compliance with health and safety legislation.
    * Creating maintenance procedures.
    * Carrying out site visits and surveys.
    * Generating condition reports for plant and equipment.
    * Providing budget costs and estimates for the replacement of mechanical plant and equipment.
    * Chairing and arranging meetings and taking minutes.
    * The verification of compliance documents such as Gas safe certificates, Legionella risk assessments and air/water quality reports.

    Required Experience and Skills:

  • Suitable Mechanical Maintenance experience and relevant qualifications for the role.

  • An ability to work well under pressure.

  • Good verbal and written communication skills.

  • Relevant technical knowledge.

  • Problem-solving skills.

  • Efficient and well organised.

  • Teamworking skills.

  • Ability to use IT systems such as word and excel.

  • A positive and proactive approach with a can do attitude.













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Please apply with your CV to: Sharon moses