Second Engineer - Auriens Chelsea

Engineering · London, Greater London
Department Engineering
Employment Type Full Time (Colleague)
Minimum Experience Manager/Supervisor
Compensation Up To £40k per annum


We are currently recruiting our Second Engineer for our new luxury residence, Auriens Chelsea. Auriens Group is redefining luxury later living, changing expectations about the sector and enabling residents to make the most of their later lives. No detail is left unconsidered, through exquisitely designed properties, unparalleled services and an exceptional health and wellness offering.


At Auriens, we are always looking for passionate, creative, and dedicated individuals to join our team. We seek people who think creatively, who have an entrepreneurial outlook and way of working, people who value long term relationships and want to be part of building the most exciting new brand in luxury later living.




The Second Engineer role entails support and supervision of staff in repairs and maintenance work. Coordination with external contractors, residents and other departments to ensure work is completed in a timely fashion with minimal disruption to the operation. This is a hands-on role that will also at times require active engagement in repairs and maintenance work.




The successful candidate will want to be part of a collaborative team that works hard, has a positive impact on each other’s work environment and supports each other along the way.


Of the upmost importance for our engineers is to be able to build strong and lasting relationships, not only with our residents when collaborating on their individual needs, but also across all departments from our health club to operations and care teams.


If you want the opportunity to be part of an innovative, ambitious and fast-growing company, look no further the successful candidate will bring innovation and agility to the business as we refine and set the bar in later luxury living.




  • Assist and support the Chief Engineer in the operation of building systems, and repairs to any arising defects.
  • Monthly forward planning of maintenance tasks, coordination with other departments and residents to prearrange access for works.
  • Preparation of work for contractors, arrangement of access and approval of RAMS and permits to work.
  • Support and supervision of engineering staff in their daily work.
  • Daily review of all Engineering related issues during the previous 24 hours.
  • Regular walkthrough and inspection of all plant BOH infrastructure with follow up on any defects noted.
  • End of month review and report to Chief Engineer on any uncompleted work orders, or outstanding maintenance.
  • Weekly check-in with other departments to update on any issues in their area of concern.
  • Deputise as required for the Chief Engineer during absence and attend meetings etc as required.
  • Support guest / residents during emergency situations.
  • Any other tasks that may be required to support ensure the function of the operation.
  • Note that as this is a 24-hour operation there may be a need at times for the Supervisor to be available on and on-call basis to deal with any arising problems.




  • City and Guilds Part 2 in Electrical, Plumbing, or Engineering.
  • Minimum of three years’ experience in a building services and maintenance role in a hotel or residential building. Ideally with a minimum of one years of this in a supervisory or team-leader position.
  • Understanding of CAFM & BIM systems.
  • Ability to use in computer systems including BMS, CAFM, BIM and Microsoft Office.
  • Ability to read and follow building plans and drawings.
  • Ability to work at height and in confined spaces.
  • Ability to spend the working day on feet, work on ladders, lift and carry heavy objects.

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  • Location
    London, Greater London
  • Department
  • Employment Type
    Full Time (Colleague)
  • Minimum Experience
  • Compensation
    Up To £40k per annum