Building Services Engineer

Hays Building
£34000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + package
02 Jan 2018
30 Jan 2018
John Wilkinson
Job Function
Job position
Qualified / Chartered
Contract Type
Full Time

Building Services Engineer to be based in London with travel abroad. Pay up to £50k+ generous package.

Your new company
You will be working for a UK based international company that focuses on growing and protecting UK assets UK wide and internationally. Their customers include the Foreign and Commonwealth Office and other organisations and governments. From counter eavesdropping and sophisticated cloud solutions, to secure logistics and even building entire embassies, their work protects information, national interests and people worldwide.

Your new role
You will be responsible for leading on the design and management of a range of projects (typically up to £1.5M value). You may also be required to lead a multi-disciplinary team (in-house and external consultants) from inception through design, tendering, on-site supervision and completion. The job holder will engage customers, stakeholders and end-users at each stage of the process, ensuring that delivery of the end-product meets the brief.
Close liaison with our in-house Technical Works Officer's, Architects, Surveyors & Structural Engineers is necessary to ensure that all aspects of construction and property maintenance are co-ordinated. Engagement with, and management of, overseas-based construction consultants and Clerks of Works is also an essential part of this role.
Understanding, capturing and defining the client's requirements and objectives is an important skill for this role. Good awareness of budget and resource management is essential in the job as is a willingness to travel overseas, sometimes at short notice.
The job holder may also be required to act as Project Manager on individual projects with overall responsibility for design and supervision. Experience of contract administration would be of benefit.

What you'll need to succeed
 Building Services Engineering qualification
 Membership of professional Engineering body i.e. IET, CIBSE
 Proven track record in designing building services , Electrical, Mechanical & Plumbing
 Proven track record in leading design and construction teams through project management processes
 Knowledge of current Health and Safety legislation as applied in a Mechanical & Electrical engineering context
 Good interpersonal and communication skills - both written and verbal
 Good financial management skills, including working knowledge of PRISM (desirable for external candidates)
 Knowledge of Design Software: AutoCAD, REVIT etc., Microsoft suite: Word, Excel and Project
Candidates can only apply if; they are a British citizen or hold dual nationality, and they have been a resident in the UK for at least two of the last 10 years.

What you'll get in return
The opportunity to work for a vibrant, successful organisation with exhilarating long-term prospects, delivering secure business to business services around the world. You will benefit from working in a supportive and stimulating work environment, with committed and talented colleagues, and official encouragement
of flexible working arrangements to achieve a good work/life balance.
You will be working directly for the client on projects locally, around the UK and Overseas. You will receive a competitive salary up to £50k+ Company pension up to 24.5% + up to £4k bonus + 25 days holidays + 9 public/privilege holidays + time in lieu/travel time and much more.

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