Mechanical Contracts Manager

Location: Darlington
Duration: Permanent
This vacancy is now closed
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Our client is a successful business providing design, installation and maintenance services within the commercial sector with dominance in the leisure/retail sectors throughout the North of England. Due to continued expansion they are looking to recruit an additional Mechanical Manager to work in a dynamic, fast-paced environment.

This is an exciting opportunity for a motivated and highly organised individual to join our North East office as a Contract Manager responsible for managing mechanical/gas services.

You will:

  • Oversee mechanical reactive maintenance along with small/medium refurbishment projects
  • Build strong working relationships with client surveyors and area building managers
  • Demonstrate management skills in order to lead and manage a small team of Mechanical Engineers
  • Assist the Mechanical Director to analyse labour resource requirement
  • Work with Co-ordinators to effectively plan weekly labour schedules
  • Be aware of KPI’s, order values, client chasers, and internal deadlines and operatives skills/qualifications
  • Communicate weekly programme of works to operatives and subsequent changes on a daily basis
  • Contribute to the weekly planning meetings
  • Prepare quotation submissions to clients within agreed timescales
  • Analyse and review client designs, specifications, drawings and other work requirements.
  • You will have:

  • at least five years practical mechanical experience preferably gained working within the reactive/maintenance sector
  • Experience of managing Health & Safety
  • Experience of supervising or managing a small team of mechanical engineers
  • Ordering, estimating and quoting experience
  • Planning and monitoring work in progress
  • Independence and Commitment
  • Team working skills
  • In Return

  • Company Car / and or fuel allowance + fuel card
  • Company pension (after qualifying period)
  • Laptop & phone
  • 21 plus statutory holidays

To apply please call Amie on 01709 820 102 or email