Shift Operations Technician

Location UK / Belfast

Job Type Permanent full-time

Salary See description

Updated 1 week ago

Reference 1418250

 Job Description

The role will require Technician to have a cross functional approach, willing to undertake tasks in areas within their competence, but not with the strict definition of their tasks, as directed by the Operational Supervisor and Contract Manager.


Shift Operations Technician

Location: Mallusk

Duration: Permanent


Overview of the role:

The role will require Technician to have a cross functional approach, willing to undertake tasks in areas within their competence, but not with the strict definition of their tasks, as directed by the Operational Supervisor and Contract Manager.


Day to day of the role:

  • Carry out planned preventative maintenance, routine servicing and inspection and commissioning to all mechanical plant, electrical equipment and instrumentation within the portfolio,

  • Issue Permit to Works and Isolation Permits for both site team and sub-contractors,

  • To safely operate and maintain all utilities under Veolia’s control, ensuring100% service delivery is supplied to the client under contract KPIs,

  • Must be able to demonstrate a sound knowledge of all systems within the building services environment,

  • Respond to the requests of the operations by carrying out tasks associated with Breakdowns,

  • A strong understanding of compliance with government legislation,

  • Provide effective feed back to the Operational/Shift Supervisors to ensure that they are aware of any Facilities/System/Equipment/Site Engineering abnormalities,

  • Provide absence and holiday cover within the site team as required,

  • Follow all Health & Safety and Environmental requirements that are defined on work instructions or communicated in training,

  • Follow required emergency procedures as documented and to respond accordingly during emergency situations,

  • To provide operational support by acting as a Nominated Person within the meaning of the Veolia safety rules,

  • Report all accidents, occupational illnesses and emergencies,

  • To take responsibility for defects and follow up on any repairs,

  • To be self-motivated and proactively seek out work,

  • Host & induct specialist sub-contractors, and ensure they confirm to site requirements,

  • Formulate and review risk assessments and method statements,

  • Act as a point of contact for Helpdesk calls


Required skills for the role:

  • Electrical Trade qualification with a formal qualification (ONC/OND) or above in a related engineering discipline.

  • NEBOSH/IOSH desirable

  • Possess and demonstrate strong PC Skills, with a good understanding of Concept and Pemac systems

  • Other associated electrical, mechanical and control skills – e.g 17th Edition

  • Proven ability to fault find and problem solve both electrical and mechanical faults

  • Demonstrate an innovative and positive and open approach to problem solving

  • Fulfil all requirements of service agreements on site(s) and works towards a “first time fix” where appropriate

  • Work well with others, helping to generate a positive team atmosphere

  • Build effective working relationships

  • Take ownership of personal development

  • Take responsibility for their own Health & Safety, comply with all relevant regulations

  • Knowledge of Health & Safety statutory legislation and requirements there of

  • Knowledge of ISO management systems ISO 9001, 14000 and 18001