Mechanical Technical Services Manager

Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire |
Salary: £55,000 - £60,000 |
Posted: 9 Feb 2024 |
Closes: 8 Mar 2024 |
Job Type: Full Time and Permanent |
Business Unit: UK Facilities Management |
Region / Division: UK & Ireland |
Reference: 14956

Role Responsibility:



Salary: £55,000 - £60,000 per annum

Working Hours: Permanent, Full Time, 40 hours per week (Mon - Fri)

Location: Cheltenham, GL51 0EX


Excellent benefits package including Contributory Pension and Company Car/Car Allowance. 2.5% Golden Hello payment on commencement of employment and a £2,000 annual retention bonus (pro-rata for part time employees), subject to maintaining clearance requirements.


About us 

G4S and Allied Universal came together in 2021 to create a global business which is now the world’s leading integrated security and facility services company.  We offer our employees an immense range of exciting and rewarding long term career opportunities.   The company provides integrated FM services in a wide range of environments, including healthcare, education, secure environments, and prestigious buildings.


About the role 

We have an exciting opportunity for a Mechanical Technical Services Manager to join our friendly team based in Cheltenham. This is a full time role working 40 hours per week, Monday to Friday between 8:30am and 5:30pm.


As Mechanical Technical Services Manager, you will be responsible for the daily management of engineering services delivery, managing performance of planned maintenance through to small works projects to major lifecycle renewals. The role will cover all aspects of Building Engineering Services and responsibility will be allocated based upon skill set.


  • Review maintenance regime and maintenance tasks.

  • Produce subject matter reporting to validate performance, identify risks and opportunities and demonstrate that the service is being effectively managed.

  • Support the Head of Hard FM to monitor and report on Service Level Tests, KPIs, assisting with reporting and planning improvements, and aligning service improvements with Contract deliverables.

  • Contribute to the development of best practice methodologies that support the assessment of asset condition and which can be used to drive asset maintenance and life cycle planning.

  • Identify best practices from both within and outside of the organisation and recommend the implementation of such initiatives in support of business improvements that reduce cost, improve operating margins and that realise, over time real financial advantage over our competition.

  • Support the ‘Health, Safety and Compliance Manager’ as necessary to ensure that robust systems are in place to ensure adequate quality and quantity of data capture.

  • Contribute to the Life cycle plan and support, as necessary, the delivery of the resultant project works.

  • Act as a point of contact for the project delivery team in respect of assessing maintenance implications associated with both ‘project’ and ‘non-maintenance’ activity.

  • Support the delivery, as directed, of a high quality infrastructure service across all Hard service disciplines as well as specialist cleaning and fabric services inclusive of Duty Manager on-call.

  • Develop and maintain effective working relationships with the Client and customer to ensure their reasonable needs are fully understood and delivered within the constraints of protecting and managing within the Annual Operating Plan.

The Ideal Candidate:

We are looking for someone who is a team player and  has excellent leadership skills through both technical expertise and mentoring. You need to have excellent attention to detail, be analytical and have a good understanding of risk and control measures. In depth knowledge of complex mechanical systems and a willingness to further develop is also required.



  • HND in Mechanical Engineering.

  • Demonstrable large site operational management.

  • Experience in a secure and/or critical environment.

  • Ability and willingness to obtain DV.



  • BENG qualification graded 2:1 or higher.

  • Membership of professional body (MIMech etc).

  • SMSTS.

  • IOSH Managing Safely/ NEBOSH Gen. Cert.



While working for G4S, you are entitled to a number of benefits and offers from G4S partners and other organisations, from employee assistance provided through WeCare, to RAC cover and so much more, including the below;

  • Company Car/Car Allowance.

  • 2.5% Golden Hello payment.

  • £2,000 annual retention bonus.

  • Progression, training and development catered to you.

  • Refer A Friend incentives. 

  • Company pension scheme with employer contributions.

  • G4S Life Assurance Scheme.

  • Subsidised healthcare plan.

  • Charity work- Match-IT and Payroll Giving.

  • Confidential Counselling Services.

  • 24/7 support specialising in health and medical. 

  • Discounts on high street shops and brands including several leading high street brands, retailers and travel suppliers.


Please be aware that due to the nature of the business security clearance to a high government level will be required.








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