Plumbing Maintenance Engineer

  • Apprenticeship Reference: 627578611-2
  • Date Posted: 17 June 2022
  • Apprentice Employer: Integral UK
  • Location: Brentwood, Essex
  • Apprentice Pay: On Application
  • Apprenticeship Sector: Primary Industry, Civil Engineering, Health and Safety, Project Management
  • Apprenticeship Type: Permanent

About this Apprenticeship

Position: Plumbing Maintenance Engineer

Location: Brentwood

The Role:

We are looking for a mechanically biased Engineer based on site within a small team of operatives undertaking planned preventative maintenance (PPM) and repair of mechanical and electrical equipment and building fabric.

The successful candidate should have good knowledge of the following: HVAC, Plumbing, Pumps, Heating systems, AHUs, Water systems and Legionella Control.

Day to Day

  • To carry out planned and reactive maintenance as instructed by the Manager. Including, but not limited to water hygiene and plant inspections; plumbing, filter changes, and other mechanical duties in support of the rest of the team. Duties will also include carrying out various non specialist building fabric maintenance tasks.
  • To close / update completed PPM tasks on the site PDA.
  • Ensure engineering standards are maintained in order to maximise the operation effectiveness and reliability of the plant and associated systems.
  • To co-ordinate specialist subcontractors' requirements both for PPM and reactive works.
  • To ensure company QA and site procedures are adhered to in all aspects.
  • Ensure Company & Site, Health & Safety procedures are followed at all times.
  • Maintain accurate site records/documentation in association with all site works.
  • To inspect the condition of services and proactively deal with callouts/repairs as required, and requested by management
  • Attend site emergencies, outside of normal working hours.
  • Carry out tasks within typical plantroom environments and at high level, working from platforms and ladders. All access and PPE will be provided
  • Keep and maintain all company issued tools in a safe and serviceable manner.
  • To proactively work towards the continued success and support of the contract with a positive approach.
  • Complete any other associated task requested by the management.

Skills & Experience

  • City & Guilds - Building Services Engineering or Plumbing Installation/Maintenance or equivalent
  • Water Hygiene / L8 competent
  • Experience within the building services engineering industry
  • Previous experience of working within a team
  • Time served apprenticeship
  • Knowledge and use of computer software - Microsoft Office, Building Management System.

Employee Benefits:

  • Overtime x1.5 on weekday and x2 on weekends + day in lieu on bank holidays
  • Standby rate is £15 per day and £50 on bank holidays
  • 24 days holiday plus bank holidays (pro rata into shifts for shift workers)
  • Ability to buy and sell holidays - buy 5 days & sell 2 days
  • Life assurance
  • Auto-enrolment company pension scheme
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Purchase an electric vehicle via salary sacrifice
  • Employee discounts with various brands
  • Learning and development programs, training and career opportunities.