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Grade 4T
Fixed term: 6 months
Full time - 37.5 hours per week (Monday to Friday - 8am - 4pm, plus on-call 1 week in every 5)
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2gether Support Solutions
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William Harvey Hospital
£37,000 to £40,000 per annum
04/07/2024 08:00

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Mechanical & Electrical Team Leader - 6 Month Contract

Grade 4T






Job overview



We are looking to add a Mechanical & Electrical Team Leader to our Estates Department at the William Harvey Hospital initially on a 6 month contract. There is a Mechanical bias to this role. 


The M&E Team Leader will have direct management of the inhouse Mechanical & Electrical Maintenance team along with overseeing contractors.


This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who enjoys working in a hands-on role in a fast-paced commercial environment.



Main duties of the job


Key Responsibilities: 

  • Supervising maintenance, reactive works and minor schemes.
  • Raise computerised requests for maintenance works, (Defects and Planned Preventative Maintenance), allocating tasks to engineers accordingly.
  • Planning and organising resources to ensure an effective building maintenance service complies with policies relating to statutory and mandatory regulations.
  • Managing issues related to staff, resources, discipline and efficiency of the Technical Solutions workforce
  • Project management of delegated projects within time and budget constraints.
  • Responsible as line manager to the Technical Solutions workforce and for the People management in relation to sickness, productivity, attendance and compliance with 2gether policies and procedures.
  • Ensure that effective relationships are developed and maintained with all users of the Technical Solutions service, by ensuring timely delivery, feedback and communication.
  • Encourage and develop within the Technical Solutions workforce a culture of excellent, professional customer service.
  • Ensuring compliance with Health & Safety Executive and Department of Health guidelines at all times.
  • Use computer software to produce reports, documents and drawings and take responsibility for the operation of various information systems.
  • Ensure effective implementation of the CAFM system.
  • Personal responsibility for ensuring team adherence to statutory policies on Health & Safety, Risk Management, Confidentiality and Data Protection.


The Candidate: 

  • Completion of a structured training programme in mechanical engineering - qualified to HNC/HND level. 
  •  Electrical experience with relevant qualifications. 
  • Qualifications and working application of the HTM suite. 
  • Previous hands on team lead or management experience with electrical and/or mechanical engineers/technicians. 
  • Experience with, CWS systems, HVAC control systems, Pneumatic Systems and (ideally but not essential) steam plant & associate equipment. 



Working for our organisation



Why work with us?

  • Generous annual leave allowance plus the opportunity to buy or sell leave
  • Company Pension
  • Onsite childcare facilities
  • Blink- Staff communications app
  • Viv up- Staff discounts & wellbeing platform
  • Discounted food in canteen
  • Access to the blue light card


We offer discounts and savings that make a difference to you including:

  • Discounted travel, accommodation, airport parking, holidays, skiing and travel extras
  • Subsidised bus pass
  • Health and beauty, gifts, toys, fashion and entertainment
  • Training and development opportunities including BICS and functional skills training


Social values are at the core of 2gether Support Solutions. We welcome applications from all backgrounds to encourage a diverse and inclusive workforce.



Detailed job description and main responsibilities


Please see attached Job Description below for further information and full responsibilities.  




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