Facilities Engineer – Building Services

KJ Tait Facilities provides professional engineering facilities support to all property sectors throughout the UK. Our expertise relates to the engineering services of Facilities Management and we employ dedicated Facilities Engineers to support our clients.

We provide a wide range of services to our clients which include; maintenance contract procurement, M&E Condition Reports and a full Energy Management Service. We have over 25 years experience of providing Facilities Management support to numerous prestigious clients and have an excellent track record on our service delivery.

The Facilities Team is supported by the wider range of services provided by KJ Tait Engineers. This integration with the other departments allows KJ Tait Facilities to provide a very comprehensive service to our clients.

KJ Tait Facilities operate from offices in Edinburgh, Glasgow, Aberdeen, Cambridge, Birmingham and London. We employ both industry and academically qualified Consulting Engineers with strong links to the British Institute of Facilities Management (BIFM) and the Chartered Institute of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE).

With recent increase in workload within the Facilities Department, we are looking to add to our current team. KJ Tait Facilities operates across the UK and the successful candidate(s) could potentially be based at any of our regional offices.

The Facilities Engineer would be expected to manage a portfolio of buildings and provide Building Services advice and support to the Client or Building Manager. Such support would include the preparation and management of specialist maintenance contracts as well as undertaking regular audits of the properties. This is to ensure that all maintenance is being undertaken and properties are working efficiently to satisfaction of the occupants.

This role would also involve providing Energy Management advice across the portfolio and looking at new technologies to provide continuous improvement at each property.

Applicants should be degree/HND qualified in a related discipline (e.g. Building Services Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Energy Engineering or similar).  Alternatively, candidates with practical engineering experience will also be considered. This could be on a Full or Part-Time basis.

The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate strong technical skills, personal confidence and a desire to learn.  This is a professional role so strong communication skills are required.

We offer a competitive salary, private health care and a supportive working environment.

If you believe that you meet the criteria described above and think you would like to join us, we would be delighted to hear from you.  Please submit your CV and a brief written statement outlining why you think you should be considered for the position and what particular relevant strengths you feel you could offer to our company.

Applications should be emailed to: facilities.recruitment@kjtait.com