The Wates Group was established in 1897 and is one of the leading privately- owned, construction, development and property services companies in the UK. We employ almost 4,000 people, working with a range of clients and partners from across the public and private sectors.

Wates Smartspace FM successfully provides Facilities Management services in technically demanding environments, and our portfolio includes some of the UK’s best-known companies, providing stand-alone hard services, planned and reactive maintenance and technically-led FM solutions to single and multi-site operations.

We are an award-winning business; ensuring we take time to understand our clients’ culture as well as their operations. We have national coverage in a broad range of industry sectors, along with growth plans in place.

We have an opportunity for a Resident Engineer to join the team for our client – Sovereign Court, Hammersmith. The primary focus of the role will be to carry out planned preventative electrical and mechanically biased maintenance and reactive works, to building plant, equipment and systems as well as respond to site engineering emergencies.

This exciting development of contemporary urban-inspired apartments, penthouses and villas is situated in one of London’s best-connected locations.

Key Accountabilities of the Resident Engineer will include:

Record all reactive and PPM tasks accurately and in detail using report sheets and ensure signed by the client weekly.

Ensure that Method Statements and Risk Assessments are prepared for all tasks carried out to provide safe working practices.

Supervise subcontractors effectively.

Ensure compliance with all Company policies and procedures

Having the relevant qualifications and experience for your discipline is essential for your success in this role, however, what is most important to us is your effective communication skills to deliver high levels of customer service at all times, your ability to effectively multi-task, work to tight deadlines and problem solve on the job; whilst always promoting health & safety excellence.

In return, we offer a competitive salary, along with 22 days holiday, Pension benefits, life Insurance, and a flexible benefits scheme that you can tailor to suit your lifestyle.

If you or someone you know is interested in a great career opportunity here at Wates, then please click on ‘apply’ to complete our quick and easy application process or if you have any questions you can email . One of our In-house Recruitment Team will then be in contact to discuss the opportunity in more detail and advise of next steps.

A bit about us:

Being a family owned business means we understand and value long term relationships. We are community minded and our work is guided by inspiring better ways of creating the places, communities and businesses of tomorrow.

It’s our people who make Wates successful. We will only achieve our strategic objectives if we recruit and retain the best people and operate in an environment underpinned by inclusivity, diversity and opportunity.

We offer industry-leading family friendly and flexible working opportunities that reflect the changing expectations of talent and enable you to manage personal and professional commitments as part of a balanced and healthy lifestyle.

As a responsible and inclusive employer, offering equal opportunities, we are proud to have been recognised through our Investors in People Gold accreditation and Disability Confident Leaders certification.

So, if you’d like to work for an inclusive organisation which invests in you and your continued career development, and you’re looking for your next challenge, we’d like to hear from you.

(Please note that candidates represented by Agencies will not be considered at this time.)

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