M&E Technical Specialist

Arcus FM
GBP40000 per annum + Benefits
07 Oct 2018
06 Nov 2018
Lewis Schrier
Specialist Area
Engineering, maintenance
Job Level
Contract Type
Full Time

M&E Technical Specialist

Various - Northampton and Brisol

Up to £40,000 + Benefits

We are a group of companies providing comprehensive and customer-focused Facility Management solutions. Our approach to Facilities Management is service-led, focusing on proactive strategies for providing the right service, at the right time and the right cost, whilst adhering to our core values.

The Role

Arcus are currently recruiting for a Technical Specialist Engineer to provide technical support within the field team. The role will carry out planned and reactive M&E maintenance tasks safely and to an agreed standard within a defined portfolio to the agreed service level.


  • Ability to effectively diagnose and identify faults and failures with equipment and systems
  • Deliver excellent customer service resulting in asset uptime, first time fix and quality workmanship
  • Advise and provide technical expertise on mechanical and electrical equipment on client premises
  • Analyse available data and client systems for repeat failures and successful preventive measures
  • Remain commercially astute with technological advances within specialist field and advise regarding enhanced use of technology to support continuous development and performance improvement
  • To control and input information to BER (Beyond Economical Repair) and Dilapidation processes and liaise with the relevant engineers and management on submissions
  • Act as an interface with the client for technical issues, while working towards reducing energy and assisting the energy reset teams


  • A background within an M&E technical services maintenance remit, preferably a recognised apprenticeship in M&E Service Maintenance preferably within a retail/service led environment
  • Experience in the following remits: Heating, Ventilation, Electrical, AirCon, Gas and HVAC
  • An understanding of commercial refrigeration system technologies
  • CCS, 17th Edition and Gas Safe certified are preferable


In addition to a competitive salary, Arcus employees also receive various benefits. Including the following:

  • 33 days annual leave, including bank holidays
  • Various Learning and Development opportunities
  • Life Assurance, Gym discounts and childcare vouchers
  • Contributory pension of up to 6%
  • Discretionary bonus schemes
  • Car allowance

Please note that due to the high volume of applications received, we are unable to respond to those who do not meet the required criteria for this role.

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