Maintenance Engineer

Purfleet, Essex
18 Oct 2016
17 Nov 2016
Contract Type
My Client are the UK's largest retailer of carpets, flooring and beds.Due to expansion they require a Maintenance Engineer to deal with all maintenance issues that arise within our store estate in the South. Ideally this will be someone who has had exposure to commercial property (retail units preferably) and the issues that arise is important as well as the experience and skill set to fix or resolve those issues. It could be issues that arise with lighting, plumbing, fixtures and fittings etc. Flexibility and good work ethic are key.

Working within their Store Development team, the Maintenance Engineer will be responsible for helping to drive a maintenance plan & program to meet operational requirements.

Duties include:

Installing and un-installing pallet racking, roll stock stands and other store fixtures and fittings as part of store opening and closings.

Repairing pallet racking and roll stock stands.

Carrying out minor building repairs whilst on site wall repairs, general ground works etc.

Identify maintenance opportunities and reporting these to the Maintenance Supervisor.

Contributing to the plan to drive cost effective maintenance efficiency.

Assisting with maintaining all items of equipment and tools in a clean, safe and secure manner


Previous exposure to a similar role.

Ability to deliver exceptional Customer Service.

Understanding of Commercial/Retail property.

Hold a full UK driving licence.

Willingness to travel and stay overnight on occasions required.

Self-motivation and able to act on own initiative.

Clear and confident communication skills

If you are looking for a fun challenging career within the UK's leading Carpet company then please apply by submitting your CV. Please note that due to the anticpated number of applicants only succesful candidates will be contacted