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Mechanical Technician (8324)


Interserve
Location: UK
Job type: Permanent
Sector: Automotive
Category: Mechanical Engineering Jobs
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Job Purpose

* As part of a dedicated Facilities Management Team, tasked with main training the hospital for the life of the PFI (20+ years still remaining). The primary task for this role is to support the Mechanical Engineering Manager with small projects, PPMs reactive works/breakdowns and repairs, administrative support. The successful candidate will need to pass DBS clearance.

Responsibilities

* Provide a reactive and pro-active maintenance service as per project requirements to all operational equipment.

* Carry out modifications and installations when required.

* Liaise with contractors or external suppliers where required and clearly communicate technical issues.

* Ensure that work is carried out to a high standard and in line with current company (and Trust/Hospital where applicable) policies and procedures.

* Provide a service that ensures all mechanical equipment is running to optimum performance.

* Provide a service that ensures all key performance indicators are met.

* Maximise availability of all mechanical equipment through continuous improvement.

* Carry out Planned Preventative Maintenance.

* Take ownership of tools and equipment provided and ensure they are maintained to an appropriate standard, reporting any defects immediately.

* Provide technical support/input to projects and initiatives.

* Continuously look to improve equipment efficiencies and cost reductions.

* Responsible for ensuring own work and work of those under supervision is completed in a safe and diligent manner to ensure regular feedback on issues arising before, during and following activities that are carried out.

* Maintain equipment supported by sound diagnostic and problem solving skills, raising issues as required to managers on a timely basis.

* Maintain, repair, mechanical plant to optimise both reliability and maintainability.

* Complete any required paperwork, produce reports accurately and on a timely basis.

* Complete training and development activities as required in order to remain competent in role.

* Complete other duties as required and directed by the Management Team.

* Flexibility in work hours to provide cover if required for holidays and sickness absence.

* Be aware of the business continuity plan for the part of the business you work in.

Knowledge skills & experience

* Minimum NVQ Level 3 qualification in relevant engineering maintenance field (or equivalent other qualification recognised by CITB/EITB/JIB).

* Appropriate up to date training to make use of relevant equipment/tools.

* Up to date knowledge of technical regulations applicable to core craft and how this applies to role.

* Good understanding of current Health & Safety legislation and its application within role.

* Fault diagnosis and resolution.

* Experience in installing and maintaining mechanical equipment.

* Able to read and understand technical drawings.

* Good problem-solving skills and ability to make decisions (where able to do so).

* Ability to use effectively any ICT equipment provided. Working knowledge of Word, Excel as a minimium.

* Ability to complete work as instructed.

* Ability to effectively prioritise own workload.

* Flexibility and adaptability to change.

* Pro-active and positive approach to work.

* Self-motivated.

* Knowledge of NHS Estates.

* Positive team player with the ability to work alone using own initiative.

* Good verbal and written communication skills with ability to simplify complex information to a variety of audiences.

* Flexible working approach with confidence and ability to respond quickly to many different situations that can arise.

* Ability to keep calm and work well under varying pressures.

* Willingness and motivation to develop and learn within role.

* Customer-oriented and a good understanding of the requirements of the project and financial implications of actions.

* Ability to work effectively in occasional unpleasant working conditions.

* Ability to complete manual handling tasks as required and/or make effective use of equipment and tools provided.
Job Purpose

* As part of a dedicated Facilities Management Team, tasked with main training the hospital for the life of the PFI (20+ years still remaining). The primary task for this role is to support the Mechanical Engineering Manager with small projects, PPMs reactive works/breakdowns and repairs, administrative support. The successful candidate will need to pass DBS clearance.

Responsibilities

* Provide a reactive and pro-active maintenance service as per project requirements to all operational equipment.

* Carry out modifications and installations when required.

* Liaise with contractors or external suppliers where required and clearly communicate technical issues.

* Ensure that work is carried out to a high standard and in line with current company (and Trust/Hospital where applicable) policies and procedures.

* Provide a service that ensures all mechanical equipment is running to optimum performance.

* Provide a service that ensures all key performance indicators are met.

* Maximise availability of all mechanical equipment through continuous improvement.

* Carry out Planned Preventative Maintenance.

* Take ownership of tools and equipment provided and ensure they are maintained to an appropriate standard, reporting any defects immediately.

* Provide technical support/input to projects and initiatives.

* Continuously look to improve equipment efficiencies and cost reductions.

* Responsible for ensuring own work and work of those under supervision is completed in a safe and diligent manner to ensure regular feedback on issues arising before, during and following activities that are carried out.

* Maintain equipment supported by sound diagnostic and problem solving skills, raising issues as required to managers on a timely basis.

* Maintain, repair, mechanical plant to optimise both reliability and maintainability.

* Complete any required paperwork, produce reports accurately and on a timely basis.

* Complete training and development activities as required in order to remain competent in role.

* Complete other duties as required and directed by the Management Team.

* Flexibility in work hours to provide cover if required for holidays and sickness absence.

* Be aware of the business continuity plan for the part of the business you work in.

Knowledge skills & experience

* Minimum NVQ Level 3 qualification in relevant engineering maintenance field (or equivalent other qualification recognised by CITB/EITB/JIB).

* Appropriate up to date training to make use of relevant equipment/tools.

* Up to date knowledge of technical regulations applicable to core craft and how this applies to role.

* Good understanding of current Health & Safety legislation and its application within role.

* Fault diagnosis and resolution.

* Experience in installing and maintaining mechanical equipment.

* Able to read and understand technical drawings.

* Good problem-solving skills and ability to make decisions (where able to do so).

* Ability to use effectively any ICT equipment provided. Working knowledge of Word, Excel as a minimium.

* Ability to complete work as instructed.

* Ability to effectively prioritise own workload.

* Flexibility and adaptability to change.

* Pro-active and positive approach to work.

* Self-motivated.

* Knowledge of NHS Estates.

* Positive team player with the ability to work alone using own initiative.

* Good verbal and written communication skills with ability to simplify complex information to a variety of audiences.

* Flexible working approach with confidence and ability to respond quickly to many different situations that can arise.

* Ability to keep calm and work well under varying pressures.

* Willingness and motivation to develop and learn within role.

* Customer-oriented and a good understanding of the requirements of the project and financial implications of actions.

* Ability to work effectively in occasional unpleasant working conditions.

* Ability to complete manual handling tasks as required and/or make effective use of equipment and tools provided.
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