Mechanical Lead

  • Job Reference: JMI6776480
  • Date Posted: 5 December 2018
  • Recruiter: Venn Group
  • Location: South East (Home Counties)
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Engineering & Infrastructure
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Temporary Mechanical Lead
Recruitment Agency reference: 6776480

A position has arisen for a Mechanical Lead within a highly regarded NHS Trust in Hertfordshire. This is a key role in supervising the mechanical maintenance on-site and liaising with senior management as needed. This role is on an initial six month contract with the possibility of extension.

Main responsibilities of the role

  • Responsible for supervising out mechanical maintenance and installation works within a healthcare environment
  • Provide technical support and knowledge on various types of mechanical HVAC plant, air handling units, air conditioning system, chillers and commercial boilers where required
  • Responsible for overseeing Legionella and Health & Safety compliance, following company Health & Safety and COSHH guidelines
  • Advise on the need for new or replacement equipment
  • Organise contractors to ensure mechanical contracts are completed on time and to a high standard when required
  • Complete required company documentation on fault finding tests and corrective repairs
  • Liaise with senior managers and other stakeholders in regards to any problematic situations

Essential requirements:

  • Must hold a mechanical based qualification and preferably have experience carrying out maintenance works, on equipment including steam and condensate systems, within a hospital
  • A valid UK driving licence and access to a vehicle
  • An enhanced DBS check will be required for this position

This would be an ideal role for a hands on candidate who is ready to provide necessary structure, leadership and efficiency to the team

If you are interested in this position or would like to find out more about similar roles please contact Jack Mizen on 01908 295 000 and email your updated CV to

Venn Group is an equal opportunities employment business and employment agency and welcomes applications from all candidates.