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Day - Mechanical Engineer

Posted: 31 Aug 2020 Closes: 30 Sep 2020
London, United Kingdom Competitive
Permanent & Full-time SKA_OP-000033

We are currently seeking a Day - Mechanical Engineer a to be based at the Royal London Hospital to undertake planned preventative maintenance, testing, repairs and new installation work covering a wide range of equipment, services, systems and buildings associated with the running of a large hospital.

Our facilities management team provides solutions to a wide range of both private and public sector clients. Working together to deliver outstanding results for customers and communities, our work covers all areas of facilities services from project management and compliance to assets, estates and energy management.

You will:

  • Support Estates Management in the provision of a 24hr maintenance Service within the LRH
  • Comply with all statutory and regulatory requirements, including Health and Safety legislation and in accordance with Health Technical Memorandums (HTM) and Health Building Notifications (HBN)
  • Work safely on ELV/LV and generated electrical systems in accordance with all statutory electrical regulations and health and safety legislation and regulations as an appointed Competent Person (LV) for SFS
  • Take responsibility for the maintenance of hospital equipment, plant, services and systems including undertaking regular/routine inspections and testing of electrical and mechanical equipment and installations (including portable appliances)
  • Work safely on mechanical systems in accordance with all statutory mechanical regulations and health and safety legislation and regulations as an appointed Competent Person for SFS on one or more of the following systems:-
  • Boiler & Pressure Systems &/or Medical Gas at times within confined spaces
  • Be responsible for the maintenance of all aspects of mechanical systems including HVAC plant, washroom services, sterilisers, bedpan macerators / washers, disinfectors and other mechanical equipment ancillary plant and systems.
  • Diagnose faults and repair within the PMS time periods a variety of electrical and mechanical complex equipment in accordance with Health Technical memorandums (HTM's) and Health Building Notifications (HBN)

We're looking for:
  • BTEC/HNC or City & Guilds Craft certificate or an equivalent recognised apprenticeship
  • Current certificate in 17th Edition IEE Regulation as defined by the latest edition of The Electrical Safety Code for Low Voltage Systems for Competent Person (LV).
  • Good level of competency with "other" mechanical systems.
  • Good knowledge of H&S Legislation and some knowledge of COSHH
  • Basic computer skills

Skanska, a leading construction company and developer, is an inclusive and responsible business that is helping to build a better society.

A career with us means you'll have the freedom to develop your skills and leave your mark on the communities in which we work. Our competitive benefits package will help to enhance your life outside work, too.

We thrive through embracing differences, whether they be social backgrounds, ethnicity, disability, gender, age, religion, sexuality and any other protected characteristic - we know that diversity opens a rich potential for new ways of thinking, helping us to build successful and winning teams. We call it Naturally Skanska.

We would like you to perform at your best at every stage of our recruitment process. Please contact us on if you require any adjustments that would support you throughout your application.

Please note this is an advert for our Job vacancy, and therefore may not be inclusive of all assigned duties, responsibilities, or aspects of the role described, and may be amended at anytime at the sole discretion of Skanska. For a full role profile, please contact us:

Skanska UK reserve the right to close this advert at any time before the closing date advertised.

Additional Information
  • Location: London, United Kingdom
  • Schedule: Full-time
  • Employee Status: Regular

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