Assistant Technical Services Manager

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    £50-65k depending on experience + Benefits

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    Gary Bullen

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    over 2 years ago

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Our Client are one of London’s leading high-end contractor deliver a range of projects including new build, cut and carve and refurbishment. They are well established in a range of sectors including commercial, educational, healthcare, high specification residential and mixed-use.


With an approx.. T/O of £90-95mil and success in delivering projects up to £30mil., they pride themselves on building strong and long-lasting relationships with clients and professional teams. They are proven in delivering intricate and logistically challenging projects on landmark buildings in central London.


Opportunities are evident in such a fast-growing company. If you are willing to grow and adapt alongside the company, then you will reap the rewards.


They are seeking an Assistant Technical Services Manager to work alongside the project team managing the delivery of M&E packages on a recently won Fit Out project at one of London’s Airports.


Key Responsibilities

Operational responsibility for delivery of building services engineering works in terms of Health and

Safety, programme, quality, and environmental conditions.

 Attend, and chair where appropriate, meetings with designers, specialist contractors and other

team members.

 Contribute to the regular Project Report and attend Project Meetings.

 Review designers and contractors’ drawings for completeness of information and compliance with

contract requirements (specification, ER, etc).

 Check ongoing installation for compliance with contract requirements.

 Provide expertise in planning and executing the building services engineering commissioning.

 Responsible for the delivery of the building services engineering works on their projects.

 Provide guidance in the production of the project programme.

 Produce monthly Engineering Services Status Report for their project(s).

 Contribute Value Engineering skills.

 Propose appropriate specialist contractors, systems and manufacturers for the project.

 Contribute engineering services content to proposal team for inclusion in Tender Proposals.

 Represent the company at Pre-qualification and Tender meetings and presentations.

 Take on the role of mentor to junior staff.

 To use and manage our procedures as outlined on the 8build electronic library.

 Internal reporting to line manager including keep fully informed of issues and potential risks to the



The ideal candidate will be an enthusiastic and energetic and be willing to deliver projects at a fast pace. Whilst previous project experience with Airports would be beneficial, it is not essential.

If you have either experience as a Technical Services Manager within a Main contractor or are currently working for a Sub Contractor as a Project or Site Manager and possess a strong understanding of Both Mechanical or Electrical systems, this could also be the role for you……


Essential skills and qualifications

 Good general knowledge of building services engineering systems.

 Good communicator.

 Competent in Health and Safety management.

 Programme oriented.

 Eye for quality.

 Good organiser and able to implement systems.

 Prepared to be innovative.

 Ability to work on own initiative.

 Ability to build relationships e.g. marketing relationships with external professionals and clients, strategic relationships with contractors and suppliers.

 Develop and contribute strategic thinking at Project level.