BEMS Controls Engineer

£42,717 - £50,550 Per Annum

Full Time


Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh

Engineering And Technical

Posted 17 days ago

Expires In 11 Days

Job Description

Job Title: BEMS Controls Engineer
Location: Edinburgh City Centre
Salary: £42,717 - £50,550 Per Year
Duration: Temporary roles with possibility of perm
Hours: Full-time, 36 hours per week, Mon - Fri

Key Responsibilities:
  • Provide professional and technical advice on all matters related to BEMS design, installation, and maintenance services for the Council's property portfolio.
  • Support and advise the Maintenance Manager in BEMS management, including development and implementation of design, construction, and maintenance.
  • Implement Property & Facilities Management Team policies, Service Plans, and Key Strategic Initiatives, ensuring conformity with Best Value regime, Investors in People, BSI QA, and Charter Mark accreditation.
  • Manage or attend public meetings, represent the Council on external working groups, and prepare reports and presentations as required.
  • Provide design expertise on allocated projects, ensuring compliance with client briefs and specified requirements.
  • Adhere to site standards, including H&SWA, CDM Regulations, etc., and provide information for budget formulation and monitoring.
  • Carry out surveys of existing BMS/BEMS installations, provide detailed condition reports with costings, and respond to alarms generated by the BMS/BEMS monitoring suite.
  • Liaise with Energy and Water Management team for data collation and analysis, and monitor fee expenditure and staff resources for efficient project execution.
  • Undertake project management, contract administration, and liaison work with external consultants on specific projects.
  • Advise on feasibility, viability, and cost implications of proposals by clients and external parties and participate in proposal analysis and presentation to Council Committees and external bodies.
  • Support Managers on relevant design matters regarding planned capital investment and cyclical maintenance.
  • Act as Principal Designer on all projects where appointed, collaborating with the team to ensure necessary information is provided and advice is acted upon.
  • Perform duties as prescribed in current CDM regulations, ensuring the Client understands their responsibilities, role, and obligations.

Essential Skills/Qualifications:
  • Degree qualified with significant experience in a relevant BEMS environment and membership of a relevant professional or technical body.
  • Experience in a BEMS management role, managing new build and alteration projects, and managing multi-disciplinary staff.
  • Ability to operate effectively in a dynamic environment, managing conflicting views and priorities while meeting regulatory obligations and strategic aims.
  • Work split between office environment and onsite visits in various weather conditions, with requirements for exposure to noise, dirt, dust, etc.
  • PPE provided within employment terms; representation of the Council in a professional capacity required.
  • Operate in accordance with the Council's Lone Working Policy.

If you meet these qualifications and are ready to take on this challenging role, apply now!

Ashleigh Irvine

0131 225 7531

Division 263

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