Mechanical Maintenance Engineer

  • Temporary
  • Liverpool
  • Salary: £ 14.40 per hour
  • Job Reference: RSO/PM/HQ00012269
Catch 22 have an initial temporary position (with a high probability of going permanent after 12 weeks) at a healthcare facility in the Liverpool area.  
General Overview:
The successful candidate will be responsible for the preventative and reactive maintenance of the primary heating systems at the site. This is an important role within the workflow process; the person will be actively involved in developing detailed knowledge, ensuring compliance, and the maintenance of the core plant and equipment on the Estate.
Key Responsibilities:
  • To understand the working of mechanical heating systems.
  • Diagnose and repair faults of the system and its component plant and equipment.
  • To deal with new situations as they arise and pass on knowledge to others.
  • To inform the immediate Supervisor of any delays or difficulties encountered.
  • To be familiar with working in engineering areas and environments – taking all safety measures to prevent danger, damage and avoid injury.
  • Knowledge of PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) and the correct use of the same.
  • To be available, within reason, to work at short notice, out of normal hours, in emergency situations.
  • To be aware of the sensitive surroundings of a Live Acute Hospital and the patrons of the same.
  • To be aware of the criticality of the heating system and the requirement to maintain full operation at all times.
  • To be knowledgeable in the control of legionella in water systems (HSE Books L8) and statutory Water Regulations
Required Qualifications, Skills or Experience: 
  • City & Guilds (or equivalent) Mechanical qualifications.
  • Indentured apprenticeship or equivalent training.
  • Understanding of mechanical and electrical aspects of plant, systems and equipment.
  • CHP experience would be advantageous.
  • Experience of work with up LTHW/MTHW to 4-megawatt boilers.
  • Ability to use hand tools, associated trade tools, equipment and machinery for maintenance, repair and minor improvement/new work to the required standard.
  • Ability to work as part of a team.
  • Good understanding of Health and Safety(IOSH or NEBOSH preferred) 
This is a temp to perm opportunity, working for three months via Catch 22's Agency with a potential full time placement at the end of this period.  
The hourly rate is £14.40 (PAYE) for a 40 hour week working Monday to Friday. 8:00am Start working through to 16:30.  
Free staff parking onsite
Uniform and tools provided – including PPE

Start Date: 29 Jul 2019