Mobile Mechanical & Plumbing Engineer - South West

Boden Group provide general facilities maintenance and construction project work to the commercial sector as well as facilities maintenance services to the Ministry of Defense at multiple sites in the South West.

An opportunity has arisen for a Mobile Mechanical Engineer to join our Mobile Team. The position is for a flexible mobile engineer who can travel throughout the South West.

Main Tasks:

  • Provide information to supervisory and managerial levels to facilitate solutions to problems and provide alternative ideas to aid innovation and reduce end costs
  • Carry out planned and un-planned maintenance in accordance with a scheduled workload in order to maintain site KPI’s and remain within the contract SLA’s
  • Carry out minor installations and refurbishments in accordance with the client specification
  • Complete work in a safe, timely, professional and efficient manner
  • To ensure that all works are carried out to both, Boden and the client’s standards, policies and procedures such as the relevant JSP’s and to ensure that the expectations of the client and end user are fulfilled
  • Promote a pro-active Safety Culture

Technical Experience and Qualifications:


  • Competent response maintenance engineer who can demonstrate extensive knowledge of SSOW (safe systems of work) and JSPs (joint service publications) or be able to demonstrate capabilities
  • Able to complete all own paperwork in a clear, accurate and concise manner 
  • Computer literate to a good level as the role involves the use of tablet technology
  • Flexible in approach to roles and responsibilities, with a willingness to undertake tasks and if required qualifications outside of their own trade
  • Ability to plan work activities and order required materials and provide costs to be included in quotes for further identified works
  • Compliant with health and safety regulations, assessments and procedures
  • Ability to multi-skill and carry out a variety of maintenance tasks and commercial pipe work installations to a high standard
  • Must have a ‘can do’ attitude and contribute to the team effort. Able to work unsupervised and on their own but also perform effectively as part of a small team
  • Three years post qualification experience.
  • Has served a recognised Mechanical pipe work and applications related apprenticeship and can produce evidence of such or has attained City and Guilds or applicable NVQ qualification.
  • Must hold a full valid clean UK driving license 
  • Must be able to gain and retain MoD Security clearance 
  • Up to date knowledge of the latest trade relevant legislation 



  • Previous knowledge and experience of MoD contracts or work with security environments
  • Commercial pipe laying Gas Qualifications
  • Unvented qualification
  • City and Guilds/NVQ in an Electrical discipline
  • City and Guilds IEE 18th Edition Regulations
  • Manufacturer specific training
  • Working knowledge of steam boilers and medium/high temp water systems
  • Welding qualification

Skills Profile:

  • Collaborative and Honest
  • Open and respectful
  • Proactive and initiative
  • Accountable and able to take responsibility
  • Focused, motivated and enthusiastic 
  • Good decision making and organisational skills

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