Facilities and Projects Engineer

Location Plymouth
Discipline: Engineering
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £40,000 per annum + bonus
Contact name: Danielle Hubbard
Contact email: danielle@smithandreed.co.uk
Job ref: Dh 40385 2
Published: about 2 months ago

​Are you an experienced Facilities and Projects Engineer, seeking a new challenge within a reputable business?
As leading manufacturer and supplier of quality products, my client offers a competitive salary, great working hours and the chance to join a busy team during an exciting expansion period.
Working hours will be 37.5 a week, Monday to Friday.
The successful applicant will work collaboratively with the HSE Manager, making and coordinating activities to ensure the effective and efficient operation of both buildings on-site.

Key duties:

  • Monitor and maintain compliance with all onsite environmental, HSE and safety legislation.

  • Working with teams and facility support contractors to ensure the business plans are met.

  • Ensure optimised operations on site, monitored via the integrated Building Management System.

  • Work with the I&D team on specific projects as required.

  • Manage new build, renovations, refurbishments and office moves.

About you:

  • HND/ Degree in a recognised engineering discipline with 5 years' experience in a manufacturing environment.

  • Health and safety and/or facilities management qualifications or experience.

  • Previous Facilities and Project Management experience.

  • Strong problem solving and negotiation skills.

  • Leadership skills and experience in site and subcontractor management.


  • Competitive annual salary

  • Free on-site parking

  • Life assurance

  • Bonus (10% of annual salary)

  • Pension scheme

  • 25 days holidays plus statutory bank holidays

This is a fantastic opportunity for the right person, apply now to find out more!


Smith and Reed Recruitment embraces diversity, equality and inclusion and aim to promote the benefits of diversity in all our business activities. Smith and Reed will treat everyone equally and will not discriminate on the grounds of an individual’s “protected characteristic” under the Equality Act 2010 (the Act) which are age, disability, gender re-assignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex, and sexual orientation. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of a person's gender, marital status, race, religion, colour, age, disability, or sexual orientation. All candidates will be assessed solely on their ability to carry out the job in question based on skills, experience, and qualifications.