London City Airport

  • Central London / West End
London City Airport provides a unique stress free experience for business and leisure travellers. Serving 48 European destinations with over 1300 flights per week, our continuing success and rapid growth is creating exciting career opportunities.

To provide leadership for the shift team and through them safely deliver a service of excellent value, ensuring that everything works when it needs to and experiences minimal downtime.


To undertake a supervisory role in terms of team leadership, technical authority, training and performance management, ensuring high quality of work from the team.
Assisting in the co-ordination of contractors in response to scheduled works & emergencies using appropriate working systems e.g. documented escalation procedures.
Ensure shift based personnel and sub contract staff undertake works in accordance with safe working practices, quality standards and conform to best practice methods.
Carry out routine and essential planned preventative maintenance tasks as required across LV distribution systems, associated plant and equipment and HVAC mechanical cooling and heating systems as determined by the Concept systems work orders, in a safe, efficient and effective manner.
Carry out isolation of plant and systems in accordance with safety requirements.
Investigate faults, identify root causes of faults and prepare accurate and timely reports on plant and equipment failures and communicate findings with all relevant stakeholders.
Develop a comprehensive understanding of the building layout, function and complexities through developed practices through continuous assessment, staff training and personal development.
To assist with various ad hoc duties as reasonably required from time to time.
Pay due care and attention to health and safety procedures and recommendations both on and off site to ensure the safety of yourself, your team and others.
Ensure health and safety legislative requirements are met such as DSE assessment and health & safety awareness and ensure your shift are adequately trained for the tasks they carry out.

Experience and Personal Attributes:

City & Guilds, BTEC or NVQ 3 in Engineering related subject
Minimum of 5 year experience in Building Services and Engineering
Excellent technical knowledge of HVAC and critical engineering plant and systems
Ability to remain calm under pressure and think on their feet

To monitor and uphold a high quality of service and products to clients. Manages time, plans and organises work tasks, monitors and meets deadlines.

Experience with managing or supervising operations in critical facilities or environments.

Evaluate situations on facts not opinions, analyse, problem solve and identify core issues
Continuously learns from experiences. Seek out feedback and development opportunities. Build awareness of strengths and development needs. Share knowledge and experiences with others.

Gives clear directions, positive and constructive feedback, in particular acts as an advisor to new team members.

Hours of Work:

42 hour week to cover a 24 hour operation on a 4 on 4 off 12 hour shift rota. Flexibility is required in taking breaks

Closing date: midnight Monday 30 April 2018