Maintenance Engineer

Location: Reading | Type: Permanent

Job Role

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Maintenance Engineer to join the team at our Reading Branch.

The Role

  • The Maintenance engineer will be responsible for the maintenance and of air conditioning and refrigeration equipment at a very wide variety of sites.
  • This is a mobile role which involves travelling around Reading and occasionally further afield.
  • Working in the field attending call outs to commercial, industrial and occasional domestic clients. 
  • Diagnosing, fault finding and problem solving on refrigeration and air conditioning equipment in commercial, industrial and domestic sites.
  • Liaising with your branch to order parts and items that are required to fix faults you have diagnosed.
  • Engineers are required to cover an out-of-hours on-call service on a rota basis.  All overtime / out of hours work is paid.

Candidate Requirements

Candidate

  • Must have a solid working knowledge as an air conditioning maintenance engineer ideally with working knowledge of refrigeration maintenance.
  • Must hold F-Gas 2079-11/Refrigerant handling C&G 2079 or equivalent.
  • Must show excellent organisation, communication and prioritisation skills.
  • The ideal candidate will show outstanding customer service skills with the ability to translate technical jargon into understandable language for the client.
  • Ability and confidence to work independently.
  • A full, valid UK driving licence is essential.

We take pride in our Company values and so along with the above we are looking for someone who would ‘live’ them in their day to day role, demonstrating professionalism and great customer service at all times.

Adventurous A ‘can do’ attitude, ability to ‘think outside the box’ in challenging situations, proactive problem solver.  Demonstrating flexibility and adaptability and a willingness to learn new skills and ways of working.

Dedicated Enthusiasm to deliver an excellent service every day to both colleagues and customers, understanding the importance of reflecting accuracy and attention to detail.

Courteous Always respectful, polite and considerate when dealing with colleagues and customers alike with a naturally friendly and professional manner. 

Outstanding Able to deliver a high-quality service through continuous improvement of knowledge of the business and customer needs.  Driven and motivated by a personal desire to succeed.

Connecting Ability to build excellent working relationships with colleagues and customers; A proactive team player, displaying positive energy and enthusiasm with an optimistic attitude towards teamwork, willing to pitch whenever necessary to support colleagues.

KnowledgeableA desire for personal development of knowledge and skills and those of the team.

Package

Standard hours are 40 hours per week. Long term career progression opportunities for the right person.

We offer a competitive salary. 

We are an equal opportunities employer.


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