m&e engineer in preston

26 July 2018
calan seaton, randstad cpe
job type
£ 30,000 - £ 35,220 per year
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preston, north west
construction & property
sub specialism
fm & maintenance
job type
working hours
£ 30,000 - £ 35,220 per year
reference number
calan seaton, randstad cpe
0151 255 2260
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job description

Job Title: M&E Engineer

Reporting to: Field Service Manager

Location: Preston, field based

Purpose of role: To carry out planned and reactive M&E maintenance tasks safely and to an agreed standard within a defined portfolio of Sainsbury's stores to a required Service Level. To provide first line response to all emergencies during normal working hours and out of hours when on call


* To undertake all M&E reactive and planned maintenance tasks allocated and completed to an agreed standard
* Be available when on call to ensure effective response & resolution to satisfy customer needs and escalating where appropriate
* Ensure compliance with all health and safety requirements and adhere to best working practices at all times
* To sponsor and complete M&E surveys and technical reports as necessary and to cascade all key data to relevant personnel throughout field operations
* Undertake relevant HR processes including, notification of absence, holidays, training needs and completion of timesheets
* You are what the client sees first; make a good impression (ensure you comply with dress code and maintain your vehicle in good condition)
* Achievement of tasks within SLA times and work orders opened and closed in real time
* Timely completion of reactive and planned works carried out to agreed standards, achievement of first fix and equipment uptime
* Ensure parts and materials are ordered in a timely manner through company processes
* Compliance of Health and Safety regulations
* Timely submission on timesheets
* Deal with and make safe all Health & Safety related issues following processes laid down by the Health and Safety policy
* To work proactively to manage task volumes in conjunction with the Planning and Dispatch team
* Ensure appropriate audits and checks (seasonal) are carried out in line with standards provided
* To order and fit parts or components as prescribed by company procedures
* To notify the company P&D team of procedural task condition on completion of works
* Able to effectively diagnose and identify faults and failures with equipment and systems and provide effective solutions and escalate where necessary
* To provide regular updates to P&D team on task status
* Investigate and report in detail any problems and incidents
* To actively support colleagues building a teamwork approach e.g. - supporting with training and up skilling of apprentices and communicating regularly and assisting when required
* To provide M&E technical support as required, e.g. advice regarding major operational issues
* To attend training courses as and when necessary to ensure personal management and keep your technical knowledge up to date


Specific Qualifications:

* Recognised Apprenticeship in M&E services maintenance
* Full driving licence
* Ideally 17th Edition


* Gas Safe certified
* City & Guilds Test and Inspection


* Significant experience ideally gained in retail environment
* Understanding of commercial M&E service technologies
* Awareness of budgeting of parts and material usage


* HVAC knowledge

Skills Competence

* Ability to work unsupervised in a pressurised environment dealing with store teams and members of the public
* Committed to delivering exceptional customer service
* Actively contributes to the team's targets either individually or by supporting others
* To represent the company in a professional and competent manner at all times and develop a good working relationships with colleagues
* To ensure effective written and verbal communication of all critical corporate and operational M&E issues within the region
* Appreciation of refrigeration systems and the ability to provide visual only inspection
* Proficient IT skills
* Capable of prioritising a complex and demanding workload
* Flexibility and willingness to learn
* Enjoys working with people
* The nature of the job requires the job holder to climb ladders, work in confined spaces etc and there a degree of personal fitness is required

Do not miss out and apply now via submission of your CV.

For more information about the role and to discuss this opportunity further, contact Calan in our Liverpool office on 0151 255 2260

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.


reactive & planned maintenance


17th edition,driving licence