Mechanical Engineer

Recruiter
Peabody
Location
London (Greater)
Salary
£37000.00 to £42000.00 per year
Posted
07 Sep 2017
Expires
20 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Peabody has an exciting opportunity for a Mechanical Engineer to join our team in London. The successful applicant will join us on a full time, permanent basis and will receive a salary of £37,000 - £42,000 per annum.

Peabody and Family Mosaic have merged, creating a new housing association providing 55,000 homes to 111,000 people across London and the South East. Our combined scale and strong focus on London will uniquely position us to revolutionise housing delivery and redefine best practice - and you will be central to making it happen.

Our principles are simple: we believe in helping people and communities to grow, in estates that are springboards - not safety nets. With operations in nearly every London borough and one of the sector's largest community regeneration programmes, we're always keen to meet talented people who support our ambitions.

We have a great opportunity for an experienced Mechanical Engineer to take responsibility for the procurement, contract supervision, administration and financial control of a number of water /mechanical projects, including: Domestic and communal water monitoring, water risk assessments, domestic and communal water cistern renewals, TMV servicing, hot and cold water services infrastructure, unvented hot water.

Knowledge, Experience & Skills required by the ideal Mechanical Engineer:

- Must have substantial experience within the Gas/mechanical services industry, should have intermediate IT skill including knowledge of the Microsoft Office package, and has held a supervisory position within the social housing environment.

- Ability to devise, communicate, and gain acceptance for and implement new ideas and technical solutions to building services problems and to convey information to others by way of written reports and technical specifications.

- Demonstrate experience and skills managing customer relationships to ensure a high level of customer care and satisfaction.

- Excellent organisational and administrative skills and experience of creating and maintaining accurate and complex written and computerised records as well as collating and disseminating information.

- Up to date knowledge of health and safety.

- Up to date knowledge of legislative developments and demonstrable ability to continually promote best practice in the work place.

- Intermediate level IT skills.

- Full UK drivers licence and use of vehicle.

Qualifications required by the ideal Mechanical Engineer:

- Must hold City Guilds in plumbing or similar discipline or equivalent experience and hold water regulations, L8 and unvented hot water certification.

Closing date & time: 19th September 2017- 5pm

If you feel you have the skills and experience needed to become our Mechanical Engineer please click ‘Apply' now to be directed to our careers page and complete your application. Please monitor your emails also during this time.

Peabody is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.

NO AGENCY INTEREST