Role details

Chief Engineer

West London   •   £30,000 - £40,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • chief engineer for a private hospital
  • Maintenance engineer in central London

About Our Client

Located in the heart of London's esteemed medical district, the newly-refurbished Hospital offers a wide range of medical and surgical specialties. Supported by world-class doctors from leading London teaching hospitals, the hospital has 120 beds, including a purpose-built intensive care unit, catering for Level 3 patients. The engineering department consists of mechanical engineers, electrical engineers, plumbers and fabric technicians.

Job Description

This chief engineer role will include the following

    • Assist in recruiting, training and directing all department personnel
    • Provide efficient use of manpower to manage workload and to provide 24 hour cover to the hospital
    • Provide adequate inventory of parts, supplies, tools and materials for the department
    • Schedule and conduct monthly department meeting
    • Efficiently maintain all hospital emergency systems and standard
    • Efficiently operate all areas within budget guidelines
    • Maintain accurate logs and records for all areas of responsibility
    • Conduct on the job training for maintenance personnel
    • Inspect all areas of the hospital to determine that maintenance standards are being maintained
    • To advise the estates manager on deficiencies in system and contribute to strategic planning of plant replacement/ repair

The Successful Applicant

    • The ability to understand and efficiently operate advanced electrical, plumbing, refrigeration and boiler system
    • The ability to read and understand test equipment and measuring device
    • The ability to accurately write technical specification
  • Good verbal and non-verbal communication skills
  • Must be a time served engineer with an electrical bias
  • Either City and Guilds level 3 or HND in electrical engineering
  • 17th Edition
  • Supervisor or lead engineer background
  • Total of 5 years experience

What's on Offer

Permanent contract for chief engineer

Competitive salary

Private medical care


Generous annual leave

Use of hospital facilities

Benefits and staff discount

Great Location

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