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Gas Engineer - Service and Breakdown

  • Location:
    London (TW13)
  • Salary:
    £32,500 + company van + fuel card + tools + sick pay
  • Employment Type:
  • Closing Date:
    27 January 2019
Reporting Group:
  • PfP Property Maintenance

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We are looking to recruit a qualified Service and Repair Gas Engineer that is passionate about delivering a great customer service experience to join our team in London. Providing both call out and planned works to our social housing stock you will become a valued member of the property maintenance team. 

What your role will be

As a Gas Engineer with Places for People you will be expected to ensure all gas appliances and systems owned by the group are serviced and maintained to meet all statutory requirements, customer expectations and group procedures. Our team of Gas Engineers carry out the gas heating and hot water installations, maintenance and servicing works for our internal and external customers in a safe manner. As part of this team you will identify and record any defects found reporting parts/work required following van stock and material ordering procedures. You will maintain the tools, equipment and van provided to you and ensure they are kept in good working order. As customer service is an essential part of our service you will be required to work on a standby/call out rota for to provide out of hours support.

Your background

To be considered for this role you will hold a current ACS accreditation in CCN1, CEN1, CPA1 and HTR1. You will have excellent knowledge and experience of fault-finding and maintenance on domestic gas boilers. An understanding of health and safety in the work place is essential for this role. You will see the importance of providing excellent customer care and service and have a positive approach to engaging our customers. 

Due to the operational travel involved in this role we require you to possess a valid UK driving license.

What we offer you

This is an exciting time to join our London based gas team as you will be working alongside experienced and SPIRITED individuals.  We will supply you with all the tools required to do your job, a van to allow you to be mobile around our housing schemes and an iPad to ensure your time is well managed and you can record your work efficiently.  

We also reward our employees with numerous benefits and perks relating to your health and wellbeing here are some of the benefits that we offer:

  • Interest Free Loans
  • Kitchen deals (save up to 70%)
  • Discounts on Electrical Appliances, and Boilers
  • Childcare Vouchers
  • Eye Care vouchers
  • Discounts on High Street Vouchers
  • Sickness pay
  • 24 days paid annual leave + bank holidays
  • Car Leasing deals (taken in salary sacrifice)

About us 

Places for People is a leading property and leisure management, development and regeneration company, with 50 years of experience creating successful, sustainable places where people choose to live. As one of the UK’s largest placemaking organisations, we own or manage more than 140,000 homes, manage 113 leisure centres and have assets of more than £3 billion.

What's next?

If you meet the criteria and are ready to make the next step in your career then apply following our simple 5 minute application process, upload a CV and a supporting statement which demonstrates how you meet the requirements of the role. If you have any questions please call the recruitment team on 01772 666555.

Please note that we may bring the closing date forward, if we receive a large number of quality applications. If you are interested in this role we would advise applying immediately to avoid disappointment.

If you are using a mobile device such as an iPad then ensure your CV is stored in the cloud, we currently support Google Drive, OneDrive and Dropbox.

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London (TW13)
5th Floor Axiom House, The Centre, Feltham, United Kingdom, TW13 4AU
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