Air Conditioning Engineer

Air Conditioning Engineer

Working for one of the world's leading Mechanical and Electrical / Facilities Management maintenance companies. Based in the UK they have a turnover of over £3.5 billion and employ a workforce in excess of 80,000 worldwide. With a presence in the FTSE 250 the company can offer excellent levels of job security, real and attainable career development and the chance to work on large blue chip clients buildings.

Position Overview

Our client is currently recruiting for a Mobile Air Conditioning Engineer in the East Anglia area to support with the delivery of facilities support services across client sites on a mixture of commercial contracts including high street banks, retail units and commercial offices.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Carry out planned maintenance to a variety of Air Conditioning equipment, as per detail and requirement
  • Carry out reactive repairs to Air Conditioning systems and equipment as per requirement
  • Carry out installation work on Air Conditioning Systems as per drawings and requirements of the business
  • To carry out planned and reactive maintenance in accordance with the company's PPM and task schedules
  • Undertake PPM activity in a quality, professional manner.
  • Production of technical and situational reports as required
  • Proactively use the technology systems given to you so that the Company can be compliant with its contractual obligations at all times
  • Carry out the works requested in a professional and proactive manner at all times
  • To communicate clearly and effectively with the rest of the team and clients at all times
  • Participation in the call out rota
  • Writing activity reports in line with Company procedures accurately and timely
  • Proactively assisting the management team to produce quotations by giving accurate and good quality information where extra works are identified
  • Attending team meetings/briefings as requested at all times
  • Provide resident site cover for holiday and sickness as required in order for the Company to fulfil its contractual obligations. This may be at very short notice
  • To escalate any major site issues or incidents to your line manager asap once noticed
  • To manage sub-contractors whilst working on site
  • Undertake reactive maintenance works as directed by the Help Desk and/or management team
  • Actively participate in the health and safety processes required under the Company policies and procedures on portfolio including, but not limited to, accident investigation, reporting, risk assessments and auditing
  • Understand and be aware of the requirements of all relevant Health, Safety, Environmental and Quality legislation and are equally aware of their own roles and responsibilities within the company.

Skills / Experience

  • Ideally the successful candidate will be a multi-disciplined Engineer (Air Conditioning with good Electrical/Plumbing knowledge of building services)
  • The ideal candidate will be familiar with boilers, heating systems, air handling systems, motors, pumps, HVAC
  • Chiller knowledge would be beneficial
  • An additional trade qualification would be beneficial. (C&G F-gas/ NVQ Plumbing)
  • Experience of working in a high-end client environment in which he/she has regular face to face engagement with building managers will be an advantage.
  • Record keeping and filing of works records would also be a pre-requisite.

Qualifications / Skills

  • Must have completed a recognised C&G/NVQ time served Air conditioning apprenticeship
  • C&G 2078 Safe Handling of refrigerants
  • C&G 2079 F-Gas
  • IPAF & PASMA trained
  • Excellent Building services experience
  • 17th/18th Edition Electrical Regulations (desirable but not essential)
  • C&G/NVQ in Plumbing (desirable but not essential)


  • Salary: £30,000 - £34,000
  • Company vehicle, fuel card, pda etc.
  • Private use of the company vehicle
  • Overtime opportunities
  • Paid travel time
  • Company Pension

If you are interested in the position please apply with your CV or call Joe on 01745 772218

Job Type Permanent Part Time
Location Bury St Edmunds
Sector Air Conditioning
Start Date 24th January 2019
Advertiser remoteapi

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