Lead Engineer - West Thurrock - CFM955191

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£44264 - £45264 Per Annum


Job Title: Lead Engineer

Location: West Thurrock 


As a Lead Engineer, you will play a crucial role in overseeing both planned and reactive maintenance activities at our Depot site. This position requires a dynamic individual who can seamlessly transition between hands-on technical work and managerial responsibilities.

Key Duties:

  • Planned and Reactive Maintenance:
    • Execute planned maintenance activities to ensure the facility's optimal functioning.
    • Respond promptly to reactive maintenance issues.
  • On and Off the Tools:
    • Engage in hands-on maintenance tasks, showcasing your proficiency across multiple trades.
    • Efficiently manage and supervise maintenance tasks, ensuring timely and effective completion.
  • Team Management:
    • Lead and manage a team of electricians and multi-tradesmen, fostering a collaborative and high-performance work environment.
    • Provide guidance, support, and training to the maintenance team to enhance their skills and capabilities.


  • Proven experience in a multi-trade maintenance role, demonstrating strong technical skills across various disciplines.
  • Previous management or supervisory experience in a facilities management setting.
  • Exceptional problem-solving abilities and a proactive approach to maintenance challenges.
  • Strong leadership and communication skills to effectively manage a diverse team.
  • Ability to balance hands-on technical work with managerial responsibilities.
  • Relevant qualifications in engineering or a related field.

In return, our client is offering a total package of £44,264 – £45,264 per annum, including on call every 1 in 4 weeks + door to door travel time +  tools and uniform + health care + pension scheme + major gym and retail discounts + lots of opportunity for progression and development + 33 days annual leave, (including 8 bank holidays)

For more information, please contact Molly on 07810 74031 or apply with your current CV to prompt a call back.

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