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Senior Shift Engineer

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    Trade / Retail

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    1 day ago

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Job Description

  • Take the lead role on shift, plan and supervise your shift partner

  • Provide sickness and holiday cover for your equivalent opposite shift member.

  • Provide first line support, mentoring and on the job training to your shift partner.

  • Responsible for managing the permit system while and safe systems of work for the site.

  • Monitor the PPM system and to update plant records and assets as and when required.

  • To ensure current health and safety legislation is carried out on site.

  • Monitor critical areas for cleanliness ensuring plant rooms and equipment are regularly checked, cleaned and maintained.

  • To assist, produce and construct the current Risk Assessments, which are used throughout all facilities/sites.

  • To ensure quality is maintained throughout the facilities

  • Ensure that all work is inspected prior to the closure of work permits in conjunction with the engineering team

  • Supervise, coordinate and manage the engineering team undertake PPM or reactive works in accordance with the agreed timescale, providing technical support and leadership for the engineering team.

  • Allocate PPM tasks to engineering team.

  • Operate all systems within the buildings in a competent, effective and efficient manner (including HV operations).

  • Maintain effective shift handovers including critical plant status, plant isolations, issues arising, ongoing works, special task requests, and standard of housekeeping.

  • Ensure any parts required are clearly and accurately stated and any difficulties encountered on engineering activities are reported to the Operations Manager.

Candidate Description

  • Good working knowledge of Data Centres (preferred)

  • HV Authorised Person (or experienced)

  • C&G 236 or equivalent.

  • H&S focused with training to support (employer-based qualifications acceptable)

  • 18th Edition IEE: Wiring and Installation.

  • C& G 2391 test and inspection (preferred).

  • Strong communication skills and the ability to deal with all levels of staff.

  • Demonstrate a good understanding and be technically competent in all building services, in particular UPS, Generators, Static Switches, Chilled Water Systems, Boilers, Water Treatment, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning.

  • Ability to lead, motivate and direct a team of technicians/operatives.

  • Proactive in achieving the highest standard of operation.

  • Have good IT and reporting skills.

  • A high level of initiative

  • A smart and presentable

  • Good communication skills

  • Ability to comprehend and act upon both verbal and written instructions

  • Enthusiasm and demonstration of pro-activity, diligence and alertness, with the willingness to participate in appropriate training schemes

Employer Description

CBRE Global Workplace Solutions is a leading global provider of integrated facilities and corporate real estate management. We are currently recruiting for a Senior Shift Engineer to join our successful client site based in Exeter. The successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring all critical facility PPM's are carried out to schedule and all reactive work requests are completed on time. This role requires you to become a site HV AP working to the MOD JSP375 operating rules (training given). Obtaining this qualification is a fundamental requirement of this role.