Building fabric- Southampton

Building fabric- Southampton

Reggie Wharton

Reggie is Team Leader for Building Fabric and  is looking for skilled engineers to join his team.

At Sherwoods, we are always growing and improving the way we work.  

We now have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Building Fabric Engineer to join our ever-growing team. You will be based in or around Southampton to allow us to cover the surrounding areas.  


Sherwoods were founded in 1970 and have gone from strength to strength over the past 51 years and we are proud to say that during those 51 years we still have that family feeling at our core. We know every team member plays a vital part in our continued growth and development of the company. We pride ourselves on our core business values, which are Honest, Adaptable, Committed and Fun. 


If you are looking to join a company that makes a positive difference, to challenge yourself on a day to day basis but more importantly have a career for life, then please look no further. 


You will be hard-working and committed to achieving success for both yourself and the company. Having a flexible approach to your work is essential and you would need be adaptable to new ways of working and enjoy the same vision as the rest of the Sherwoods team.  


As a business we are on a mission to become the FM Building Service Partner and Employer of Choice across the South West of the UK. A mission we believe we are achieving.  


You will be expected to carry out both Planned and Reactive multi-site maintenance across the South West area and be used to traveling between sites as a mobile engineer. You will have experience within commercial environments and possess strong communication skills with the ability to build relationships with our clients. You must be experienced and be fully able to carry out a multitude of tasks. 


You will be a qualified or experienced carpenter but should expect other building related tasks including tiling, plastering, flooring and general carpentry, basic plumbing to be part of your working day. Strong communication skills with the ability to build relationships with our clients is an important part of this role  

We would require you to:  

·         Work efficiently to ensure all works are completed in a safe manner and to current Health & Safety regulations  

·         Carry out reactive repairs or improvements and carry out preventative maintenance on building fabric.  

·         Respond quickly and effectively to breakdowns or other engineering problems  

·         Accurately use the equipment and software required by the business and work closely with the H&S manager.  


If you are the successful applicant then you will receive a company vehicle, fuel card, uniform, store discounts and most importantly a journey with Sherwoods for the next 51 years and on.  


If this position is something you can see yourself thriving in and developing your career, then please apply below and our recruitment team will be in contact. 

Sherwoods are an Equal Opportunities Employer