Building & Pool Plant Technician

Northern Ireland, County Antrim, Larne
£14.00 - £16.00 per hour
Closing date
3 Jun 2022

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Specialist area
Maintenance management
Contract Type
Full Time
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Job Details

Public Sector Estates department - leisure facilities, 3-6 month contract, £28-£30k pro rata.

Your new company
Hays are working with a local authority based in Larne to source a Mechanical or Electrical Maintenance Technician to oversee the maintenance of a large leisure facility.

Your new role
This is a temporary position for an initial 3 month period with the possibility for further extension.
Based at a large single site leisure facility you will oversee the day to day planning and co-ordination of the building elements, pool plant and technical equipment repairs and maintenance of Leisure facility.
You will have management responsibility for one Pool Plant Operative who is based solely at the site.

The main duties of the role include:
Day to day supervision of the leisure centre Pool Plant Operative and also supervision and monitoring of technical contractors working in the facility.
Maintain and implement the planned maintenance programme for plant and technical systems.
Provide daily maintenance reports for the Senior Technician
Assist with any mechanical and electrical elements of in-house projects as required.
Carry out daily, weekly and monthly statutory and essential maintenance checks in the format already in operation within the department.
Carry out the monitoring and recording of all testing, checks and maintain an up to date building logbook.
Maintain the day-to-day running of the leisure centres Legionella Risk Management Programme.
Carry out risk assessments for all mechanical and electrical works for key functional areas including review evaluation criteria.
Liaise with the leisure centre Management team to ensure minimum disruption to customers when maintenance work is being carried out within the facility.

What you'll need to succeed
A mechanical or electrical qualification.


Be able to demonstrate 2 years' experience in a mechanical and electrical environment, to include:
*Delivery of a planned maintenance and repair programme for pool plant and technical systems.
*Delivery of structured mandatory testing and legislative monitoring programmes.
*Day-to-day running of a leisure centres Legionella Risk Management Programme.

Alternatively, consideration may be given to applicants who do possess a mechanical or electrical qualification and can demonstrate, by providing personal and specific examples, that they have 4 years' experience in a mechanical and electrical environment in the above 3 areas
A Legionella Awareness Certificate and knowledge of current legislation, inspection regimes and recording data in relation to Legionella.
Knowledge of risk assessments and COSHH

What you'll get in return
This is an excellent opportunity to gain client-side experience working for a public sector organisation.
Salary range is £28,226 - £30,095 pro rata
37 hours per week, Monday to Friday
33 days annual leave including statutory days
Weekly pay via BACS.

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