Job Type: Permanent
Job ID: 168869
Our client based in Newcastle is looking for a Building Services Engineer to join them on a permanent basis.
To implement and manage a professional customer focused Mechanical Building Services Engineering design service within the Estate in order to deliver a safe and reliable environment, which will fulfil the current and future requirements of the organisation.
You will undertake the lead role in multi discipline projects and will make decisions on the development and cost effective delivery
Preparation of feasibility reports, project budgets and supporting planning statements
Identify, investigate and recommend schemes where directed for funding bids for Improvement schemes and against Long Term Maintenance and reserves
Agree standards and costs for services provided to external clients ensuring full cost recover whenever possible
To prepare design and tender drawings, specifications and contract documents for building and engineering projects and procure works including tender analysis reports
Carry out contract administration of these projects to ensure successful completion including full cost control and settling of final accounts
Liaise with the Capital Development and Maintenance Divisions and persuade or advise of appropriate standards for plant, materials and equipment in order to optimise the whole life cost of projects
Check pre tender documentation form consultants prior to it being sent to contractors for tender and ensure that standards are being met
To monitor the performance and quality of works carried out by Consultants and Contractors and analyse client feedback to ensure that all works are managed in accordance with agreed Service Level Standards
Proficient in the use of relevant software packages such as those used in design and specification of engineering projects
Working knowledge of legislation and regulations relating to:- Employment, Procurement, Asbestos, Legionella, Gas, Electricity, H & S, Construction Design and Management (CDM), Equality Act, Building Regulations etc
High level of computer literacy, in particular AutoCAD and Office applications
The ability to match service level standards with available finance and review and modify systems and procedures in order to optimise the level of service provided
Budget management experience and the delivery of value for money projects
The role is full time Monday to Friday working 37 hours per week.