Mechanical Maintenance Engineer

We have an exciting opportunity to work for an established FM service provider situated in Edinburgh.

My client is looking for a Mechanical Maintenance Engineer to be based on a static site in Edinburgh.

The successful candidate will be mechanically qualified / biased (C&G or NVQ) with a proven track record in commercial building maintenance.

In return, the company are offering a competitive salary, overtime and the chance to work at this very unique and interesting site with the maintenance team on site.


Duties & Responsibilities:

He or she will be required to carry out mechanical and fabric maintenance to the following;


  • Monitor mechanical plant

  • Reactive and planned maintenance on pumps, pipework, valves, leaks, blockages

  • Occasional project type work alongside installation work
  • Using a PDA system (familiar with Maximo or similar systems)

  • General building fabric
  • Escort specialist sub contractors

  • Maintain adequate stock levels and advise on parts and labour as required for suppliers 



  • Mechanical qualifications - NVQ or City & Guilds level 2 (theory and practice)  with suitable industry experience 

  • You must be able to provide copies of your trade certificates

  • A proven track record in commercial building maintenance

  • Multi-skilled - electrical qualifications desirable 

  • Understanding of permit to work and safe systems of work
  • Good communication skills

  • Able to gain Enhanced DBS

 Hours of work: 

42 hours per week, 4 on 4 off, 12 hour shifts between 9am and 9pm

Pay & Benefits:

  • Up to £32,000 per year
  • Paid Overtime
  • Generous Holiday Allowance
  • Company pension 
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Company sharing scheme 

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