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Shift Mechanical Engineer

Requisition ID: 43981

Domain: Engineering/Mechanical

Contract type: Permanent

Schedule: Hidden (30468)

Equans is looking for a Shift Mechanical Engineer to join our team in Salford for our Media City contracts on a permanent basis – this includes shift-work, working 38.5 hours per week. The shifts are 4 on 4 off – (2 days 7am – 7pm / 2 nights 7pm – 7am – 4 days off). On offer is a competitive salary (£38,732 + £1,200 shift allowance) and benefits package.

General Overview:

We have an opportunity available for a Mechanical Engineer to work on the Media City, Manchester contract.
A Sound mechanical knowledge of HVAC systems is essential.
• Experience of working on Commercial Hot and Cold-water Systems is essential.
• Approved and formal apprenticeship served in Plumbing/Mechanical skill area required or relevant and practical experience within a similar industry
• Sound awareness of risk assessment & working safely with equipment
• Complete all statutory and non-statutory maintenance in accordance with set maintenance schedules and contract SLA’s
• Complete reactive works in line with contract SLA’s
• Sound knowledge of Health & Safety including ISO 9001 & 14,001
• Ability to measure, work to plans ( method statements), read technical diagrams and communicate, present and report technical information as appropriate to trade/ skill


The guide below is not intended to be fully inclusive or exclusive of the duties required
Demonstrate competences with all relevant qualifications
Been in the FM Industry for a minimum of 5 years
Carry out Maintenance and Reactive Calls
You will be required to undertake general plumbing tasks as part of the role and general mechanical tasks

What can we offer you?

On offer is a competitive salary and benefits package, which includes;

  • 24 days annual leave (+ public holidays)
  • Life Cover equivalent to 1 times annual salary
  • Employee discount shopping schemes on major brands and retailers
  • Gym membership discounts 
  • Cycle to work scheme 
  • Holiday purchase scheme
  • 2 corporate social responsibility days per year
  • Broad range of learning opportunities, such as professional qualifications, collective/individual training, and personalized support programmes
  • Attractive Employee Referral Rewards Scheme
  • Access to our growing employee networks including WiE (Women in Equans), RISE (BAME), LGBTQI+, Working Parents, YPN (Young Persons Network) and our Disability Network
  • 24/7 Employee Assistance Program and access to mental wellbeing app

Who are we?

Equans is a world leader in energy services with nearly 100,000 employees working in more than 50 countries, with an annual turnover of over 17 billion euros.  

In the UK & Ireland, Equans is a provider of technical, FM, regeneration and energy services – with specialist capabilities in smart buildings, green mobility, district & embedded energy and decentralised renewables.

Equans’ 13,500 UK & Ireland employees combine these activities to help businesses, public sector organisations and government to embrace the energy transition towards net zero, and also the digital & industrial transitions that are redesigning the way we move, work and live.

Equans is a Bouygues group company.


What’s next?

If this role is of interest to you, please click below to register, apply, and track your progress! A member of our Resourcing Team will review your application and be in touch.


At Equans we’re committed to delivering a culture where everyone’s voice is heard and supported. We know the value a diverse workforce creates, delivering better results for our people, customers, and stakeholders. Diversity and inclusion is at the core of what we do, should you join Equans you’ll find a welcoming and open workplace where you’re supported and encouraged to be your true self at work. You’ll also have access to our growing employee networks including WiE (Women in Equans), RISE (BAME), LGBTQI+, Working Parents, YPN (Young Professionals Network) and our Disability Network.

For this role, you must have evidence of the right to work in the UK. Unfortunately, we are not able to offer a re-location package with this job role.  Certain roles may require applicants to undergo a Disclosure check, as noted in the role requirements.

The Equans Resourcing Team supports this job advert. Agency involvement is not required. All related enquiries must come to the resourcing team not direct to Equans Managers.

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EQUANS is a multi-technical expert that offers a comprehensive range of services across facilities management, energy management and construction.

As an international market leader, we help our customers in the 3 major transitions of today: the energy transition, the industrial transition and the digital transition.