Mobile Engineer

Location: London

Job Type: Engineering

Contract: Full Time/Flexible Working

Application Deadline: 07 Mar 2024

The Vacancy

We have an opportunity for a Resident Halls Engineer to join the team based in Holborn. The primary focus of the role will be to carry out planned preventative mechanically biased maintenance and reactive works, to building plant, equipment and systems as well as respond to site engineering emergencies.

This exciting development of contemporary urban-inspired apartments, penthouses and villas is situated in one of London’s best-connected locations.

Key Accountabilities of the Resident Halls Engineer will include:


  • Record all reactive and PPM tasks accurately and in detail using report sheets and ensure signed by the client weekly.
  • Ensure that Method Statements and Risk Assessments are prepared for all tasks carried out to provide safe working practices.
  • Supervise subcontractors effectively.
  • Ensure compliance with all Company policies and procedures

Having the relevant qualifications and experience for your discipline is essential for your success in this role, however, what is most important to us is your effective communication skills to deliver high levels of customer service at all times, your ability to effectively multi-task, work to tight deadlines and problem solve on the job; whilst always promoting health & safety excellence.

Work for Wates

Wates Group is one of the largest, and most successful family-owned private construction, development, and property services companies in the UK. We are building a place to work where everyone belongs, by one small act of inclusion at a time. We celebrate difference and welcome diversity.

As a responsible and inclusive employer, we are committed to equality and are proud to have been recognised for this through a range of accolades including gold accreditation with Investors in People, we are also a Disability Confident employer. Being a family owned, business means we understand and value long term relationships.

The Wates Group are committed to three ambitious environmental targets for 2025: Zero Waste, and Zero Carbon, from our operations and Positive Nature Enhancement. Wates are pushing to take a leading role in reducing our industry’s environmental impact.