Estates Mechanical Engineer - NHS

The Finegreen Group
East Anglia
Band 7
Closing date
29 Sep 2021
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An exciting opportunity has arisen, supporting a large healthcare organisation for an Estates Mechanical Engineer – NHS.

This is an interim post for 3 months initially working in the East of England on a band 7 (Inside IR35, through an umbrella solution).

Responsible for ensuring that mechanical engineering maintenance, including specialist contract work is carried out to the appropriate standards and specifications.

Main Responsibilities:
  • Provide specialist engineering knowledge and advice to the Senior Engineer, Maintenance Manager, in-house project teams, Consultants and operational staff;
  • Ensure that the organisations maintenance management systems reflect good practice in accordance with H&S legislation and HTM’s;
  • Ensure the mechanical systems asset register is maintained and all such assets are compliant with statutory and HTM requirements.;
  • Arrange, monitor and be accountable for specialist contracts to provide maintenance and validation of mechanical plant and systems;
  • Provide risk-based assessments of all maintenance activity to ensure excellent value for money;
  • Setting standards to be applied across all work which reflect the requirements for high quality accommodation and high-quality maintenance;
  • Ensure the adequate provision, operation and maintenance of the mechanical systems.
A successful candidate will have:
  • Educated to degree level or equivalent with a minimum HNC Mechanical Engineering qualification, plus specialist Estates related knowledge acquired through post-graduate course & experience to masters equivalent level;
  • Must have experience with the NHS/ a healthcare setting;
  • Expert technical understanding of highly specialist engineering systems within a healthcare environment;
  • Previous operational experience as an Authorised Person.
For further information on this role please send a copy of your CV in the first instance along with your availability to


The Finegreen Group are a leading independent recruitment consultancy for both Interim and Permanent appointments in various disciplines and market sectors throughout the UK & overseas, with specific strength within the Healthcare and Education sectors.

Our Estates & Facilities division manages a database of immediately available, cost effective, fully referenced candidates with significant experience of the following ;

  • Executive & Director level
  • Soft Facilities Management
  • Hard Facilities Management
  • Surveying and Property Management
  • Engineering (including Building Services and Maintenance)
  • Health and Safety / CDM
  • Project Management
  • Energy & Environmental Management
  • Fleet & Logistics
  • Procurement
  • Bid & Contract Management
  • Compliance
  • Change Management
  • Consultancy
  • Business Development

Please visit our web-site to view brief candidate profiles or to view our latest vacancies.

Find Us
0345 130 4006
Universal Square
Devonshire Street North
Greater Manchester
M12 6JH
United Kingdom

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