Salary: £28912.00 – £34569.60

Shift hours: Full Time

Support delivery of statutory, legislative, and mandatory maintenance on a Client site.

Complete planned and reactive maintenance, as well as minor new works as directed.

Context/Main Issues:

  • Complete risk assessments for maintenance tasks and work safely always.
  • Respond to Emergency Call Out’s and attend site to provide engineering expertise ‘out of hours.
  • Manage a variety of reactive tasks and planned activities to meet service level agreement deadlines.
  • Keep up to date with any changes in legislation and best practice relating to the work being completed
  • Escorting of specialist sub-contractors
  • To deliver a high-quality professional service, with a systematic approach to problem solving.

Main Assignments:

  • Undertake Mechanical work in domestic, commercial, industrial building, minor works repairs and fault finding.
  • To be fully conversant with all aspects of Mechanical systems.
  • To inspect, order materials and complete tasked works in a timely and efficient manner. Update help desk with any delays
  • To liaise with help desk daily, scheduling works and completions
  • To liaise with customers to arrange appointments, access and to discuss works.
  • To liaise with other staff as necessary to ensure the timely completion of works within agreed operational targets.
  • Support and Undertake reactive and planned maintenance works activities including but not restricted to Mechanical systems to a wide range of buildings inc domestic, commercial, and industrial.
  • Complete all works to a high standard and in a competent manner with the property being left in a clean and tidy condition.
  • Be an essential part of the local team who will ensure that all works are carried out in a safe manner.
  • To undertake weekend/out of hours working, if required, to complete intrusive maintenance activities that cannot be undertaken in client operating hours.
  • Supporting the Senior Engineer, Technical Engineer and Service Delivery Manager in technical queries or when a Business case is being prepared for submission to the client.
  • To continue to develop one’s own skills and knowledge within the position, including any required training courses
  • Regular 121 with Sodexo line manager
  • To attend team briefs, huddles and meetings as required
  • Take part in Personal development reviews including the recognition of training and development needs.
  • To attend your performance development review to discuss job standards and agree development activities
  • To maintain high levels of personal hygiene and wear the appropriate uniform and PPE as required
  • To report any near miss occurrences, accidents, or faulty equipment to management
  • To ensure effective communication with line manager, team, customer, and client organisation
  • Must have good awareness of the HASAWA 1974 and their own legal obligations.
  • Must have good awareness of British Standards.
  • Qualified plumber accredited with City & Guilds Level 2
  • Willing to learn, Able to identify unsafe situations and apply British Standards
  • Able to communicate and work as part of a team and use own initiatives, knowledge, experience and professional judgment to act quickly in any emergency and to safely respond and make safe decisions regarding unsafe situations.
  • working knowledge/experience of building maintenance.  
  • Excellent communications both written and verbal.
  • Numerate and computer literate.
  • Must have good awareness of equipment and associated maintenance skills.
  • A good team player with a flexible approach in achieving the targets/work plans.


  • Report to supervisor, keeping them informed of activity progress and highlight any problems
  • Maintain tools, equipment, PPE in a good working condition
  • Comply with Health, Safety, Environmental and trade/industry regulations in accordance with statutory and contractual requirements including safe systems of work and near miss reporting
  • Provide accurate records of time taken for tasks, materials used, and any other information required to ensure efficient service delivery
  • Complete training and competency assessments

Reference: SDX/TP/247644/73198

Location: Colchester, England

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