Salary £32,000 to £36,500 DOE + Overtime + Van + Tool Allowance + 25 Days Paid Holiday + Great Benefits
We are a leading housing association, striving to provide quality, affordable homes in happy, successful places. What we do makes a real difference to people's lives and you'll share the satisfaction of doing something that really matters. We value you for who you are and what you will bring to the role, acknowledging and rewarding the work you do.
We currently require an experienced Heating Engineer to work as part of our M & E Team in the Witney/Wantage area of Oxfordshire.
You'll be required to carry out gas servicing, heating breakdowns and repairs within Sovereign's homes and elsewhere according to work schedules.
Tasks to include:
- Competently undertake gas servicing, repair and installation works to the required legal standard as directed.
- Install appliances and systems.
- Carry out planned maintenance checks on systems and equipment.
- Conversant with wiring central heating systems
- Test controls and safety devices to make sure that they are working properly.
- Find and repair gas leaks using computerised fault-finding equipment.
- Replace or repair faulty or old gas system parts.
- Install or repair heating system pipe work.
- Give customers advice about gas safety and energy efficiency.
- Acting as an onsite team leader, leading junior staff.
You will undertake works in accordance with current Gas Safety Regulations, H&S regulations and Sovereigns policies and procedures.
Liaising with both internal and external customers appropriately and promptly is key to the role to ensure those involved in your work are aware of progress. Excellent communication skills are therefore essential.
Candidates must have relevant and up to date Gas Qualifications including:
- NVQ Level 3 in Domestic Plumbing & Heating (or equivalent)
- CCN1 - Core Gas Safety
- CENWAT1 - Central Heating Boilers & Water Heaters
- MET1 - Meters
- CKR1 - Domestic Cookers
- HTR1 - Gas Fires & Wall Heaters
You'll enjoy working alone or as part of a team and be confident in using IT technology such as iPads.
This is a full time role, working 40 Hours per week, with the opportunity to supplement your salary through call out and overtime when required. A van, fuel card, £335 annual tool allowance, iPad, uniform and PPE will also be provided along with great benefits including 25 days paid holiday and a £450 yearly flexible benefit pot.
Due to a requirement to travel within this role, candidates must hold a full and current driving licence with a minimum of 2 years experience and have the ability to drive a company van.
This role is subject to a satisfactory licence check, essential qualifications check and a basic disclosure.