Air Conditioning & Refrigeration Engineer

  • Job Reference: SWR4090
  • Date Posted: 21 May 2024
  • Recruiter: Spider
  • Location: Bishops Stortford, Hertfordshire
  • Salary: £30,000 to £48,000
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Air Conditioning & Refrigeration Engineer – This company specialises in Temperature Controlled Environments including refrigeration, heat recovery, ventilation, heat pumps and air-conditioning. They are looking for experienced Air Conditioning & Refrigeration Engineers to join their rapidly expanding business at their Bishop’s Stortford branch.

As an Air Conditioning & Refrigeration Engineer you will be responsible for travelling extensively around Hertfordshire and into North London and occasionally nationally, visiting client sites to either install, service and maintain air conditioning and refrigeration equipment. They are looking for both multi-skilled engineers, or those that excel in either installation or service and maintenance.

Key responsibilities of the Engineers will include:

  • Installation, Service and Maintenance of Air Conditioning and Refrigeration systems.
  • Participate in ‘On-Call’ system to provide our customers with 24-hour breakdown cover.
  • Encourage and assist in the development of trainees and junior engineers.
  • Complete company documents i.e. job cards, time sheets and maintenance reports.
  • Provide feedback to company management.
  • Provide a high and consistent standard of work.

About you:

You will need a minimum of 2 years of practical experience working on Air-Conditioning and Refrigeration systems, as well as a City & Guilds or equivalent qualification in Refrigeration and Air Conditioning and City & Guilds 2079 Refrigerant Handling Certificate. You will demonstrate flexible working hours, strong written and verbal communication skills, excellent customer service skills, a good understanding of Health & Safety practices. Can work collaboratively within a team and independently, hold a full clean UK Driving Licence, and a positive "can do" attitude.

Everything they do starts with people; our success is built on long-term working relationships with their customers, employees, and suppliers. They are a large, local, family company that pride ourselves in delivering excellence through service.

They consider their employees to be part of their family so when you join, you’ll be joining a company that wants you to grow with us and stay with us. They actively provide training and development for employees to reach their full potential, encouraging them to excel in their trade. They truly believe as a family run business, no-one is ever just a number, your efforts are recognised and rewarded.

They have a fair, competitive salary of between £30,000 - £48,000 per annum. They have a company pension scheme and increasing annual leave entitlement for length of service. Engineer’s also benefit from a Company van and fuel card, mobile phone, all specialist tools, uniform and PPE and additional Manufacturer training. They provide annual occupational health assessments and a winter flu vaccination programme.

If this sounds like an opportunity for you, they would love to hear from you! Please apply by forwarding your CV as soon as possible.

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Additional keywords: Refrigeration, Air Conditioning, Engineer, Engineering, City and Guilds


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