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Drainage Engineer Night shift

Gravesend, Kent
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8 Sep 2022
Metro Mechanical is one of the UK s leading commercial drainage firms. We have longstanding relationships with some of the best-known businesses in the UK and have won multiple awards for our service. We continue to grow rapidly and have a passionate and ambitious team. We love what we do and want to continue to achieve successes for many years to come. This is an excellent opportunity to join a modern and dynamic company with fantastic prospects for the right people. We are looking to recruit dedicated and reliable people who will buy into Metro's culture of hard work and responsibility. Drainage Engineer Role Overview We are looking to expand our team by hiring a team member to carry out reactive and maintenance works in the Greater London and Southeast area on night shifts (hours can be variable). No two shifts will be the same: you will have to respond to changing events and solve problems in real time. You will be carrying out essential repairs, keeping in touch with our 24-hour helpdesk team, and making recommendations for further works where necessary. The role will offer meaningful opportunities for learning and career progression. We reward our best engineers with rapid promotion and pay competitive salaries. Candidates must have a drainage and plumbing background and we require candidates with several years' experience in both these sectors. Our clients properties also require a good grounding in plumbing and camera work, so we would like candidates to have some experience here. The successful candidate will possess a can-do attitude and a willingness to develop, along with good communication skills, initiative, and the ability to work well as part of a team. What we would like from you A passion for solving problems: you won't be leaving site until you've tried everything you can to fix an issue Attention to detail Ability to work night shift Provide accurate job updates to helpdesk using our app Ability to travel across the southern UK to fix our customers' emergencies Self-motivation and discipline A serious attitude towards health and safety A minimum of 45 hours/week and a willingness to work OT High-pressure water jetting proficiency Mechanical Coring, camera and plumbing experience required What you can expect from us Basic Salary depending on experience Company Vehicle, Fuel card, Company uniform and PPE A full-time position with overtime always available You will be able to earn £45k+ through overtime if you want to work additional hours (always available) 24/7 Personal Accident insurancee Subsidised personal tool insurance Company pension Additional bonus payments for being on-call at evenings and weekends Opportunity to advance within the Metro Mechanical engineering team Training and personal development opportunities Basic working hours: Sun-Thu 45 hrs per week 20 days holiday plus bank holidays
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  • Job Reference: 707472754-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Metro Mechanical Services
    Metro Mechanical Services
  • Location: Gravesend, Kent
  • Salary: £35,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Substantial overtime opportunity
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent