Get to Know: Our M&E Team Leader


Having diverse occupiers on campus means that we are also home to a wide range of state-of-the-art facilities, from the first fully-flow through field scale mesocosm facility in Europe to one of the largest mass spectrometry suites in the UK.

In order to keep everything running smoothly, facilities management company Arcus provides us with a fantastic team of people behind the scenes to make sure everything is in working order so that our occupiers can keep doing what they do best.

One of the people keeping our facilities running smoothly is Ben Rhodes, our Mechanical and Electrical (M&E) Team Leader. Ben has been with Arcus for a year, having previously worked as an electrician at the University of York.

Ben ensures all the M&E issues onsite are managed and resolved with ease. His daily responsibilities include overseeing compliance with all our...