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Maintenance Technician

Requisition ID: 53083

Domain: Trades & Maintenance/General Maintenance

Contract type: Permanent

Schedule: Full-Time

Equans is looking for a Maintenance Technician to join our team in Ilford, London on a permanent basis. This is a full time role working 40 hours per week. On offer is a competitive salary and company benefits package. 

As a Maintenance Technician you will be responsible for all maintenance tasks on site. Tasks including decoration, carpentry, assistance to electrical and mechanical engineers, space planning/office moves, re-lamping, emergency lighting test, plantroom inspections. Your days will be vaired and challenging but vital to delivering a great service to our client.

If you have the skills and experience of a Maintenance Technician or Handy person then click apply now and send a copy of your CV to our recruitment team today.


What will you deliver? 

  • To assist in delivering those aspects of the Company Performance Contract as they relate to the site
  • Ensuring the safe and efficient operation of existing plant and equipment and diagnosing faults as required
  • Safely and efficiently maintaining & installing (or supervising the maintenance by third party contractors of) existing & new plant and equipment
  • To be familiar with and understand the site contingency plans for dealing with emergency situations
  • To attend site in response to breakdowns or failures of the equipment outside of normal working hours (call outs)
  • To carry out scheduled maintenance tasks, repairs and operations of equipment and services in accordance with best practice
  • To ensure that the Contracts Manager is kept informed of all aspects of safety performance, plant performance and customers circumstances
  • To produce Site Specific Method Statements and Risk Assessments
  • To produce maintenance reports inclusive of any costed remedials
  • To produce quotations relating to the remedial works
  • Ensure PPE is up to date and safe
  • To carry out M&E maintenance tasks on the contract and ad hoc requests

What can we offer you? 

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

  • 24 days annual leave (+ public holidays) 
  • Life Cover
  • 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 looking for? 


  • City & Guilds qualifications or equivalent
  • General Electrical Knowledge
  • Experience in a FM environment (desirable)
  • Experience of M&E Building services
  • Knowledge of the use of CAFM systems
  • Full & clean UK Driving Licence


This role includes an enhanced DBS check therefore ability to pass is essential. 

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.