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Gas Service and Breakdown Engineer

  • Location:
    Southampton (SO30)
  • Salary:
    £34,000 + company van + benefits
  • Employment Type:
  • Closing Date:
    21 April 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 Hampshire. 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. 

Your background

To be considered for this role you will hold a current ACS accreditation. 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 Hampshire based gas team, you will be working alongside experienced and SPIRITED individuals.  We will supply you with tools 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.

About us

We don’t just build houses, we create and manage places, and the places we create stand out. We offer housing for everyone, from affordable housing right through to outright commercial sales, and all designed to meet people’s needs and aspirations. We are not just about property, we provide a range of products and services that help make places work, from leisure services to financial products.

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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Southampton (SO30)
St Johns Centre, Upper Northam Road, Southampton, Hampshire, England, SO30 4QU
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