Building Services Engineer

Building Services Engineer

Location Newcastle upon Tyne
Job Type Permanent

Job Description

My client are a leading main contractor successfully delivering large scale, high value, multi discipline projects nationwide.


As a key member of the project team reporting to the Building Services Manager and the Project Manager you will assist with the successful delivery of building services from the pre-construction phase through to construction, commissioning and handover.

Applicants will need to demonstrate the following:

  • Ability to work with construction/commercial staff to assist with the establishment of scope and design responsibilities for sub-contractor work packages

  • Ability to assist with activities for site establishment, including: arrangement of services diversions, site temporary supplies of water, power, telecoms, fire alarms and drainage

  • Ability to review sub-contractor drawings and technical submissions for compliance, buildability and commisionability in line with ERs, Regulations and Standards including BREEAM, CIBSE and BSRIA design guides and codes of practice

  • Ability to take responsibility for quality control of subcontractors work, carrying out regular surveillances and inspections and ensuring procedures at designated hold points are adhered to and correctly recorded

  • Ability to assist the project commercial team with valuation of the works and valuation of variations and contra charges associated with ME&PH packages

  • Practical and technical building services background

  • Knowledge of Building Regulations, Codes of Practice and Standard Practices


  • Ability to research and assess suitable alternative products/design solutions


    Applicants will ideally have the following qualifications:


  • HNC or Degree in Building Services or related field


  • Membership of industry related Professional Body (e.g. CIBSE, ASHRAE, IEE)

  • Site Management Safety Training Scheme SMSTS

  • Relevant Construction Skills Certificate Card (CSCS)

  • Candidates will ideally have a strong background in the retail sector and a successful track record of working on large projects.

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