Kensington, London, UK - Fabric Engineer - FM Service Provider – Tourist Attraction - Temp to Perm - £15.00 per hour / £27,500

Fabric Engineer - FM Service Provider – Tourist Attraction - Temp to Perm - £15.00 per hour / £27,500

Are you looking for a new role?
Do you have building maintenance experience?
Would you like to work in a unique tourist attraction?
If the answer is yes, then read on...

Exciting opportunity to work for a leading FM Service Provider situated in London. CBW is currently recruiting for a Fabric Maintenance Engineer to be based on a unique and popular tourist attraction located in Kensington. The successful candidate will have an all-around understanding of most fabric duties and a proven track record in commercial building maintenance. Working with the maintenance team on-site, he or she will be required to carry out fabric PPM and reactive maintenance across a small portfolio of buildings located next to each other. This will initially start on a temporary basis and you will be paid an hourly rate of up to £15.00 per hour. Should you perform well, then you will have the opportunity to be interviewed for the permanent position on site paying circa £27,500.

Hours of work

Monday to Friday

Week 1 - 07:00am to 16:00pm
Week 2 - 10:00am to 19:00pm

Key duties & Responsibilities

  • Ability to deliver excellent customer service
  • To undertake basic “Fabric duties” which would include touching up paintwork, tightening hinges, install/repair blinds, changing locks , making minor repairs to cabinets, desks, and putting together small equipment like chairs etc.
  • To undertake some plumbing activities including but not limited to clearing blockages, attending to burst pipes, replacing components, servicing systems etc.
  • Assist with office moves (minor office churn) including furniture movers
  • Liaising with the contract management team
  • Investigating complaints and taking appropriate action
  • Ensuring feedback is provided to the helpdesk on the progress of M&E jobs
  • Carry out specialist technical and non-technical work as deemed appropriate to the continuing maintenance function on the client portfolio
  • Participate in the out of hours call rota (£150 per week standby fee, normally 1 in 4)
  • Work overtime to carry out emergency repairs as required and supervise other personnel during hours periods
  • Offer technical support and backup as required
  • Ensure all personnel and contractors that may be working in hazardous areas take all safety measures to prevent danger, avoid injury and prevent damage to equipment
  • Ensure all works are carried out in accordance with safe systems of work and permit to work procedures
  • Use all relevant tools and equipment within the safety guidelines as necessary for the completion of works
  • To ensure the client receives the highest level of service to their assets by carrying out reactive and planned maintenance, minor improvements
  • Ensure jobs are completed to a high standard
  • Ensure jobs are completed wherever possible within the agreed SLA’s
  • Assist Multi-Skilled Engineers where required

  • A proven track record in commercial building maintenance
  • An understanding of most building fabric duties (Plumbing, Painting, Carpentry, Basic Electrical, etc)
  • Good communication skills
  • Health & Safety experience
  • Basic PC literacy, (Microsoft Word, Excel, Internet, smartphone use)
  • Ability to deliver excellent customer service
  • Self-motivation with the ability to manage tight time constraints and prioritise workload

Please send your CV to Dean White on or call 0203 583 3099 for more information
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