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Engineering Services Manager

Engineering Services Manager - Client Direct - Central London/Holborn - 75k+   

Would you like to work "client side" at a well known commercial building in Central London, close to Holborn?  

Do you have a proven track record within the technical building services industry?  

If the answer is yes to the above then please read on...   

One of the country's leading property management companies is currently looking to recruit a Engineering Services Manager to one of their newly refurbished buildings in Central London, close to Holborn.

The building is commercial blue chip office space and requires a very high level or service delivery.     

The role will be working as part of their property team and will be responsible for identifying and delivering best practice, technical and operational solutions to site specific issues across the building. 

The role will also involve the design, delivery & implementation of site specific improvement strategies in recognition of change management.


The main duties of the role are as follows:

  • Create technical specifications to ensure long life management of assets.
  • Control budgets and service delivery across the estate and buildings, establishing ‘value for money’ strategies for delivery technical services.
  • Preparation and Management of engineering service charge budgets.
  • Define the PPM regime for the plant across the estate.
  • Establish, implement, document, and maintain site specific operating procedures and systems which are tailored to the clients’ needs.
  • Implementation, management, and development of the logbooks planned maintenance system, ensuring information, plant history, drawings and technical information is accurate and up to date.
  • Develop and maintain the base building asset register.
  • Review and develop site-specific maintenance tasks.
  • Ensure drawing and O & M’s are updated to reflect any changes carried out to the installed systems.
  • Develop, implement, and maintain site-specific plant replacement
  • Manage service providers and monitor performance against SLAs and KPIs.
  • Provide technical support to the operational team.
  • Manage all asset lists within the Estate, ensuring any new assets introduced are adequately maintained.
  • Liaise with Permit Management to assist in the maintenance of the online e-permit system and reviewing of RAMS for works.
Applicants for the role must be able to meet the following criteria:
  • Engineering apprenticeship, C&G, HNC, HND or Engineering Degree within the electrical or mechanical field.
  • Previous experience working within the commercial building maintenance sector.
  • Proven experience in the management of maintenance contracts and supervision of contractors.
  • Ability to work effectively with staff, tenants, service providers and contractors.
  • Excellent managerial and interpersonal skills.
  • Extensive knowledge of operating Microsoft Office applications and managing services to an agreed budget.
  • Good understanding of property management.
  • Excellent communications skills, both orally and in writing.
  • Comprehensive knowledge and understanding of legislative health & safety requirements.
  • Excellent time management skills with ability to respond to client/contract deadlines.