Mobile Commercial Gas Engineer

Location United Kingdom
Salary: £42500.0
Contact name: James Cairns

Contact email:
Job ref: 3229
Published: 29 days ago

Commercial Gas Engineer

Reading / Farnborough / Guildford 

Monday - Friday, 40 hours a week

£42,500 + overtime

Van/PDA/Fuel Card

We currently have a career changing opportunity for a multi-skilled Commercial Gas Engineer working for one of the UK's biggest FM companies across a prestigious supermarket contract, you will be given 20 stores to look after directly and will be responsible for the reactive and pre-planned maintenance on site.


  • £42,500 + overtime
  • 33 days holiday + bank holidays
  • Standby 1 in 4 paid at £150
  • Personal use of van
  • Overtime and weekend work paid at time and half

Job Responsibilities:

  • Complete PPM schedule within agreed timescales ensuring all necessary paperwork is completed accurately
  • Respond promptly and positively to service call requests from the Helpdesk assessing the requirements of the job and carry our repairs where necessary
  • Prioritize maintenance and repair work to achieve agreed timescales and response times
  • Identify non-repairable faults in plant and machinery and promptly advise the HVAC supervisor of findings, with recommendations regarding suitable replacement
  • Ensure that compliance documentation is always completed and up to date
  • Carry out surveys and complete reports as required by management
  • Carry out minor alterations and installations within the individual's technical competence in accordance with current specifications
  • Attend training courses as and where necessary and to ensure personal job skills keep pace with technical developments

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Educated to GCSE / Standard Grade level as a minimum, ideally SVQ/NVQ Level 3 within Heating/Ventilation/Mechanical Equivalent Qualification
  • ACS Commercial Gas Qualifications - COCN,CIGA,CORT,ICPN,CDGA, TPCP1/1A as a minimum
  • ACS Domestic Gas Qualifications - CCN, CENWAT, CPA as a minimum
  • City and Guilds 2079-1 FGas Category 1
  • City and Guilds 7671 18th Edition
  • Ability to service/maintain/repair/install a range of mechanical and electrical HVAC plant and equipment
  • A working knowledge of the maintenance service within the FM industry is essential, with previous working knowledge of a multi-client contracted environment being desirable; and PPM and compliance background.
  • Previous experience of developing client relationships would be advantageous
  • Strong PC literacy, with experience in extracting, collating and presenting performance data along with a good understanding of the CAFM
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Excellent planning, organising, prioritisation and project management skills
  • Strong results focus, takes accountability for own performance and that of the team
  • Effective problem-solving and decision-making
  • Highly flexible and self-starting. The role will have many challenges and a flexible approach will be needed

If this role is of interest please apply, or alternatively please call the office on 0208-092-6500 and ask for James