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Facility Support Engineer

Requisition ID: 57941

Domain: Trades & Maintenance/General Maintenance

Contract type: Permanent

Schedule: Full-Time

Equans is looking for a Facility Support Engineer to join our team at the National Maritime College in Cork on a permanent basis. This is a full time role working 40 hours per week. On offer is a competitive salary and benefits package.

What will you deliver?

  • Carry out planned preventative maintenance (PPM) on mechanical, electrical, and electronic systems and equipment in accordance with the PPM programme.
  • Respond in a timely manner to breakdown requests.
  • Carry out installation work involved in minor upgrading and adaptation works.
  • Carry out duties in accordance with safe working practices within statutory and Company guidelines.
  • Safely operate all types of access equipment, hand, and power tools in accordance with health & safety and manufacturers’ guidelines.
  • Ensure the correct use of personal protective equipment and adherence to health & safety and infection control procedures.
  • Provide support for Pool Plant Operation – training will be provided.
  • Maintain records as appropriate and according to the guidelines provided.
  • Undertake a willingness to assist and work flexibly with other members of the EQUANS’ team.
  • Undertake training where necessary to maintain and develop the requirements of the service
  • Carry out any other reasonable instructions and requests of the Maintenance Manager and desginee, not detailed above.
  • Participate in project work as and when required.
  • Maintain stock levels according to the stock system in place.
  • Liaise and engage with users to ensure confidence in the EQUANS’ service.
  • Participate actively in audits and the close of audit actions in a timely fashion.

What can we offer you?

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

  • 25 days annual leave (+ public holidays)
  • Life Cover equivalent to 1.5 times annual salary
  • 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 AccessAbility (representing those with physical and mental disabilities), Encompass (representing the LGBTQ+ community), RISE (representing people from ethnic backgrounds), WOMEN TOGETHER (representing women in Equans), Working Parents, and Young Professionals.
  • 24/7 Employee Assistance Program and access to mental wellbeing app

Who are we looking for?

  • Workshop machinery maintenance experience – lathes, mills, drills.
  • Mechanical and Electrical maintenance experience.
  • Compressor, AHU, and air conditioning maintenance
  • Marine maintenance experience (Boat handling skills).
  • Ability to adapt to changing environment and priorities.
  • Decision making and teamwork ethic.
  • Excellent communication skills – verbal and written.
  • PC skills 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.


As part our commitment to better reflect the markets within which we operate, we encourage applications from women, ethnically diverse individuals and people with disabilities, along with all candidates who identify with protected characteristic groups under the The Equal Status Act 2000 -2018. 

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 AccessAbility (representing those with physical and mental disabilities), Encompass (representing the LGBTQ+ community), RISE (representing people from ethnic backgrounds), WOMEN TOGETHER (representing women in Equans), Working Parents, and Young Professionals.

For this role, you must have evidence of the right to work in the UK/Ireland. 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.