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Shift Leader - Multi Skilled Technician - Shift - QMUL24568

Department: Estates & Facilities - Maintenance
Salary: Starting salary will be within the range £41,680pa - £45,158pa plus £3,707.39pa shift allowance plus £2,184pa shift leader allowance (Grade 4)
Reference: QMUL24568
Location: Mile End
Date posted: 25-Oct-2021
Closing date: 11-Nov-2021

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About the Role

The Shift Leader Multi Skilled Technician will provide strategic engineering service delivery for the provision, development and management of an extensive portfolio of all hard and soft services, which supports the achievement of the Queen Mary Strategic Plan, enabling staff and students to work and learn efficiently and effectively.


As a member of the EAF engineering team, the postholder will be responsible for ensuring that all services are proactive, driven to adopt industry best practice and methodologies, and to ensure the delivery of high quality, solution focused reliable and resilient estates technical service.


The Shift Leader Multi Skilled Technician will be responsible for being the first point of call for emergency reactive works and supervising the Multi Skilled Technician (Shift) role.


About You

The successful candidate will be a highly motivated professional with a proven record of accomplishment in successfully managing and delivering an effective maintenance service.

The successful candidate will be qualified to degree level in Engineering or a building related discipline, or equivalent relevant experience, with experience of maintenance management.


The post is full time (average of 42 hours per week – working 2 days on, 2 nights on, four days off shift pattern, which includes weekends, public holidays and university closures), permanent appointment. Starting salary will be in the range of £41,680 - £45,158 per annum, inclusive of London Allowance, plus £3,707.39 per annum Shift Allowance and £2,184 per annum Shift Leader Allowance. Benefits include 24 shifts annual leave, pension scheme and interest-free season ticket loan.


We particularly welcome applications from people who identify as women as this group is underrepresented at this level at Queen Mary.

Informal enquiries should be addressed to Scott Leadsham on or on 07920 364929.


Details about the Estates and Facilities Directorate can be found at


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The closing date for applications is 11 November 2021. Interviews are expected to be held or shortly thereafter.


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