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Engineering Technician - Fabric

Kettering, Northamptonshire
Job Type
14 Oct 2021
The role: Engineering Technician General Maintenance (fabric)
The purpose of our Engineering Technician (Fabric) is to support the Supervisor providing reactive and pre-planned maintenance services to building fabric and specific engineering services at various sites in accordance with laid down procedures and safe working practices.
Key responsibilities are as follows:

Delivery of the physical workplace experience in a single or multiple customer locations
Delivering our service commitments, maintaining high standards of HSE and a secure workplace, control cost, drive service improvement activity and improve customer satisfaction.
Building and sustaining effective relationships within the customer organisation
Ensure compliance with all processes and procedures, statutory requirements, engineering standards and Health & Safety systems are followed.
Provide a planned and reactive maintenance service as instructed, ensuring that operational standards, process and procedures are followed. This includes general building fabric and plumbing related tasks as required and as identified on the fabric competency matrix.
Supports the Projects & Construction team and Facilities Services Manager in identifying, scoping and delivering uplift and refit projects.
Complete suitable risk assessments prior to undertaking work and complete the appropriate documentation in full.
Record and report any risk, loss or defect to management for corrective action.
Ensure Site Activity Log Books are completed in a timely and accurate manner and are maintained in accordance with procedures
Participate in an Emergency Call Out Service as required in accordance with the Out of Hours Rota
Supports the development of other colleagues, including Facilities Technicians, cross skilling colleagues and apprentices.
The colleague must understand their environmental responsibilities and follow the CBRE environmental policy, procedures and routines to support the business in achieving its environmental objectives.

Person Specification:

Able to demonstrate competence in the required tasks typically undertaken within a general building maintenance role. These tasks include but are not limited to Plumbing, joinery, decorating, brick work, floor repair, general yard work including pot hole repair, as identified on the fabric competency matrix
Able to oversee and monitor external contractors,
Fully conversant with all relevant HSE requirements and their effective application
Strong IT skills, with the ability to file and organise paperwork and site logbooks
Diligent, with an eye for quality and attention to detail, acting with a sense of urgency to put things right for customers
The ability to constructively challenge established thinking and implement new practices or approaches for the benefit of customers and CBRE
Essential - proven experience in a building trade or building fabric role
Essential - Appropriate knowledge of Health and Safety and environmental requirements related to delivery of the assigned tasks, including manual handling awareness, legionella awareness, PASMA, IPAF, asbestos awareness, roof working (training can be provided)
Desirable - holder of a level 3 or equivalent, work based and practically assessed building fabric related qualification, such as an NVQ, BTEC or apprenticeship in a building trade related subject area
Full UK driving licence required
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  • Job Reference: 397071502-2
  • Date Posted: 14 October 2021
  • Recruiter: CBRE (LFM)
    CBRE (LFM)
  • Location: Kettering, Northamptonshire
  • Salary: £27,000
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent