Building Services Engineer

  • Job Reference: 10097
  • Date Posted: 14 June 2022
  • Employer: QinetiQ
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  • Location: Stranraer, Dumfries & Galloway
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: + Benefits
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

Job title: Building Services Engineer (10097)
Location: West Freugh, GB Company: QinetiQ

About the role

We are currently recruiting for a Building Services Engineer to work within our West Freugh site within Stranraer, to complement our maintenance team and support our T3E (test, trials, training and evaluation) within. West Freugh is an You'll be delivering maintenance across all aspects of building services within our incredibly exciting and diverse site consisting of various facilities and test & evaluation capabilities with up to 35,000ft airspace activated by NOTAM, deployable instrumentation and tracking and sea damage area.

The full benefits package includes - Basic Salary, Overtime, Training & Development including Authorised Person Courses, Pension, 25 days Annual Leave, Yearly Bonus, share incentive plan, private medical insurance, private dental insurance, childcare vouchers, holiday vouchers, other leisure discounts, etc.

What do I need?

You'll need strong knowledge of building systems across all disciplines with a key competency in mechanical maintenance. Experience in some of the following areas would be desirable, but not essential:

  • Engineering / Technical qualification: Apprenticeship or NVQ Level 3 (mechanical)
  • Good knowledge and level of competency in other areas of building services (BMS, and mechanical services)
  • Competent Microsoft Office Suite User
  • Ability to solve problems and make decisions
  • Full clean driving licence

Please note that all applicants must be eligible for SC clearance as a minimum. UKSV National Security Vetting Solution: Guidance for Applicants via the GOV.UK

What will I be doing?

You will provide Multi-Skilled Building Services engineers will be responsible for undertaking pre-preventive maintenance, repair, and reactive tasks with our maintenance team.

You will be responsible for:

  • Provide maintenance support - including installations; planned, preventive & corrective maintenance to site services, plant / equipment & buildings
  • Form part of the on call rota within the Maintenance Team
  • Ensure robust application of health, safety & environmental procedures & processes
  • Ensure maintenance standards and quality of work are delivered
  • Oversee the conduct of contractors on site; monitoring the implementation & performance of tasks allocated

Why join QinetiQ?

As we continue to grow into new markets around the world, there's never been a more exciting time to join QinetiQ. The formula for success is our appetite for innovation and having the courage to take on a wide variety of complex challenges.

You'll experience a unique working environment where teams from different backgrounds, disciplines and experience enjoy collaborating widely and openly as we undertake this exciting and rewarding journey. Through effective teamwork, and pulling together, you'll get to experience what happens when we all share different perspectives, blend disciplines, and link technologies; constantly discovering new ways of solving complex problems in an diverse and inclusive environment where you can be authentic, feel valued and realise your full potential.

Joining QinetiQ offers you an opportunity to work on a broad range of interesting defence-based projects with vast career progression across a global organisation in addition to competitive personal and professional benefits. You'll receive a highly competitive salary and benefits package: our basic salaries are very attractive as we constantly review what's happening in the market. The range of benefits that we offer include, adaptive and flexible working, generous holiday entitlements, Health Cash Plan, Private Medical Insurance and Dental Insurance and much more.

About QinetiQ

As a company of over 6,000 dedicated professionals, we are a world-centre of excellence in research and development and act as a catalyst for fast-track innovation, offering outstanding experimentation facilities, and technical, engineering and scientific expertise. QinetiQ is made up of dedicated experts in defence, aerospace, security and related markets, all working together to explore new ways of protecting what matters most. Being part of QinetiQ means being central to the safety and security of the world around us. Partnering with our customers, we help to save lives; reduce risks to society; and maintain the global infrastructure on which we all depend. Come and find out how you can play a role.

Please note that many roles in QinetiQ are subject to national security vetting. Applicants that already hold the appropriate level of vetting may be able to transfer it upon appointment, subject to approval. A number of roles are also subject to restrictions on access to information that mean factors such as nationality, previous nationalities held and the country in which you were born may have an effect on the roles that you can be employed in.