BMS Controls Engineer

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Job Description:

BMS Controls Engineer

  • Monday- Friday 
  • 36 Hours working week. 
  • 5% employer pension
  • Overtime available to boost earnings. 
  • Static Engineer (London).


Mitie is the UK's leading facilities management and professional services company, looking after a large, diverse, blue-chip customer base, from banks and retailers, to hospitals, schools, and government offices. Mitie has over 77,000 people, 100+ office locations, and thousands of customers across the country, there's no limit to what you can achieve if you work for us.

Plan Zero is Mitie's initiative to make net-zero carbon happen. Our knowledge of customer estates, combined with our ability to execute a zero-carbon strategy from assessment through to delivery is, we believe, unrivalled. Our customers include the biggest organisations in the UK and to date we have saved them over 353,000 tonnes of carbon.

We believe every organisation has a responsibility to act to reduce their impact on the planet and we are recruiting talented, passionate people to help us make Plan Zero happen.

Our key drivers are Zero Carbon, Zero Waste and Significant Biodiversity Net Gain.

How you will make Plan Zero happen

Mitie are a leading supplier of BMS services and solutions throughout the UK and have built established partner relationships with the leading BMS manufacturers.

The activities delivered by our highly skilled team is ensuring optimal performance of new BMS installations and upgrades across our client's sites to maintain comfort conditions and drive down energy usage in our goal to achieve Zero Carbon.

Following significant growth in Mitie's FM contract Base, Mitie are now seeking to recruit experienced and enthusiastic BMS Controls Engineers to join our established and successful team of professionals.

This static role offers a variety of challenges which will provide the opportunity to deliver PPM activities to our client along with additional remedial and commissioning works. You will work as part of a team and alongside our Energy Management team analysing opportunities to optimise existing Building Management Systems and gaining valuable information on how Mitie are achieving net zero for our customers.

You will need to be suitably qualified and have experience and training of a market leading Building Management System. You will also need to have a strong technical understanding of integration to third party systems and HVAC plant and applications. Ideally you will be electrically biased with at least 3 years' experience of Trend Controls 


What will you do day to day?

Provide an exceptional level of commitment and professionalism in delivering value enhancing BMS PPM activities forMitie's FM client

Conduct routine inspections and preventative maintenance on BMS components. 

Identify and deliver opportunities for improvements and essential remedial works that will increase the performance of the BMS for both our end client and the Mitie site team.

Have the opportunity to design and configure controller strategies and schematics for Trend.

Complete “Deep Dive” energy optimisation works alongside the Energy Managers to enhance the opportunities for energy savings and carbon reduction.

Carryout surveys, proposals and quoting of small / remedial works as required.

Support our on site Operations and Project teams with ad hoc reactive tasks and breakdowns

Seek opportunities to gain greater experience through ongoing projects. 

Be focused on the Mitie Plan Zero initiative and support all service line opportunities wherever possible.

Ensure all Health and Safety standards are maintained across all sites


Who will you work with?

The onsite Operational shift team and day technicians, managers and support colleagues. You will be an integral part of this team and will work alongside and under the direction and guidance of the Operations Manager.

You will also work alongside our on site project team and have involvement with subcontractors through servicing and reactive tasks. 


Experience & Skills

Ideally you will have knowledge and experience equal to the Trend Expert competency level and have the ability to confidently modify software and schematics for 963 & IQVision, 

Proven experience as a BMS engineer is essential. 

In Depth knowledge of building management systems and HVAC systems.

Relevant qualifications in engineering or related field. 

Qualified to City and Guild level or equivalent. 

Two years experience in a similar role. 

You will be confident in the use of SET and or an alternative Software Engineering Tool.

Have a strong knowledge of BMS solutions with the ability to design / modify software and schematics.

Be experienced in integrating solutions / systems.

Ideally have a good knowledge of IT networks and IP Configuration

Be effective in anticipating and understanding customer expectations and ensure customer requirements are met and expectations appropriately managed. Able to build partner relationships with customers and suppliers focusing on solving any problems.

Have an understanding of Metering and Open Protocol solutions.

Have an understanding and experience with working on and programming inverter drives, single phase and 3 phase electrical systems. 

Have an understanding and experience with working on PLC's including fault finding. 

In depth knowledge with fault finding in Motor Control Panels.  


Training and Development

Mitie is extremely proud of our training and development programmes and initiatives. We invest heavily in external manufacturer courses, which complement our extensive range of personal development training available through Mitie's “Training Hub.” This focus on development has delivered a very high retention rate as individuals have grown their roles and careers within the Mitie Energy operation.

Our market-leading offering provides you with benefits that suit your lifestyle.

We have a virtual GP on hand for you and members of your household. So you can get expert advice by video or phone without having to leave your home. We offer financial wellbeing assistance through our Salary Finance scheme. For example, you could access 50% of your earned pay before payday for a small fee. Salary Finance also offers competitive loans.

When you join us, we’ll give you a link to our flexible lifestyle benefits platform, Choices. You might choose to purchase up to five extra days’ holiday each year. You might buy critical illness insurance, seek dental treatment or buy technology products at an affordable cost. There are many choices!

We give you access to high street discounts from thousands of well-known retailers, gyms and more through our MiDeals platform. And we have a cycle-to-work scheme. Life cover of up to four times your salary is available. We also offer enhanced pension contributions, a save-as-you-earn scheme, and a Mitie Matching Share Plan (you could even be awarded free shares in Mitie).

We award our employees with Mitie Stars as recognition for their hard work. There are cash prizes up for grabs each month and at the end of the year there’s a chance to scoop a top prize of £10,000!

Our success is a direct result of the experience and quality of our people. Progressing your career is therefore a top priority for us. We offer a diverse variety of training and development avenues via a wide selection of learning resources to suit you.

Since 1987, Mitie’s 68,000 employees have been maintaining companies globally. We are the UK’s leading facilities management and professional services company, and our clients range from household names in banking, critical government sites as well as hospitals and schools.

Join our Mitie Team.

Together our diversity makes us stronger.


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