Mechanical Maintenance Engineer - Days

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    Building Services & Maintenance

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    £35k - 36k per year + Overtime

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    Richard Carey

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

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Are you a mechanical maintenance engineer looking for a static site role on a large estate with multiple buildings ensuring no 2 days are the same? If you are interested in joining a highly respected FM service provider then please read about this great new permanent opportunity in East London.

What’s in it for you?

  • A basic salary of circa £36k with healthy opportunities to boost your OTE
  • Immediate interview available for a permanent opportunity
  • Working in a critical environment with a team that will genuinely develop your skillset and career
  • Plenty of opportunities to attend various courses to obtain further qualifications and tickets
  • Static site near Canary Wharf - easily commutable and no travel required 
  • On-site canteen 
  • Free on-site parking 

This role will see you working a split days shift 7am - 4pm & 10am - 7pm Mon - Fri.

The role

This is a fantastic opportunity for a mechanical maintenance engineer that has experience either on a critical or blue chip client site and is confident with reactive repairs and PPMs.

As a mechanical maintenance engineer you’ll be on-site at a critical estate as part of a maintenance team, you’ll be carrying out a mixture of PPMs and reactive maintenance. It would be an advantage if you are CP or AP qualified and accredited. 

What you’ll need:


  • City & Guilds within a relevant engineering principle.
  • Mechanical Apprenticeship – gained within the building maintenance industry
  • Health and Safety training
  • Experience with similar maintenance duties including fault diagnosis and rectification
  • Experience in the Mechanical aspects of general building PPM schedules


  • HNC Building Services or equivalent
  • Advanced Mechanical experience/knowledge
  • Supervisory experience for future development
  • IOSH
  • L8 Domestic water treatment

The interview process can take up to 2.5hrs and you can expect a technical test, as well as a site tour and interview but the good thing about this is that you can expect a decision with a quick turnaround! 

What’s next?

If you have the relevant skills and you’re looking to work in a fast-paced environment with a company who can offer job security, then please apply today with your updated CV and why you think you’re right for the role, to richardc@thornbaker.co.uk, and I’ll get in touch with a view to progressing your application to interview stage.