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Lead M&E Technician

Job Title: Lead M&E Technician
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Dublin
Salary: €50,000 - €55,000
Contact Name: Marlie Cummings
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Job Published: October 10, 2019 10:08

Job Description

Lead M&E Technician - Dublin - €50,000-55,000

We are recruiting for a Lead M&E Technician to work for an FM services provider based in Dublin. This role will be managing and looking after the day to day running of all M&E equipment across the contract, including water, HVAC, gas, HV/LV power, building management and lighting systems.  

Reporting into the Technical Facilities Coordinator, the Lead Technician will be responsible for line managing a team of over 10 M&E technicians – including performance management, personal development, motivation and training.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Managing the onsite team of M&E technicians, including overseeing the delivery of all planned and reactive M&E maintenance in line with the contract requirements.
  • Identifying and allocating self-perform maintenance tasks to the team using the CMMS system.
  • Managing third-party maintenance contracts via the CMMS system, including carrying out regular contract reviews.
  • Carrying out spot checks and quality assurance on any works carried out to ensure they are done in line with contractual standards.
  • Allocating work orders via the online ticketing system to make sure tickets are resolved quickly and efficiently.
  • Managing the M&E maintenance budget, including forecasting and identifying cost saving measures. Costing and putting together proposals for improvement measures within the M&E team.
  • Reviewing risk assessments and method statements and issuing permits to work via the online permitting system.
  • Overseeing on-site minor works projects and assisting the project team where required on larger scale projects e.g. refurbishments, fit outs and new builds.
  • Running regular M&E team meetings and attending client meetings as and when required.
  • While the position will be based on a 40-hour week during normal working hours, it may require some elements of the work to be performed outside of normal working hours where required.

What you’ll need to succeed:

  • Minimum FETAC Level 6, QQI, City and Guilds or equivalent trade qualification
  • Experience managing a team of M&E technicians an advantage
  • A demonstrated background in M&E installations or maintenance
  • Strong IT skills, with the ability to create and use spreadsheets, Google Docs, Sheets, Slides, Drive etc.
  • Professional image and demeanour, able to liaise with clients and staff at all levels
  • Working knowledge of building fabric systems
  • Experience using Maximo or similar CMMS systems would be an advantage

If you're interested in this role, please apply via this advert with your up-to-date CV.

If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please get in touch with Marlie at Boden Resource for a confidential discussion about your next move.