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HVAC Engineer

Job Title: HVAC Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Coventry
Industry:
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: SS25751
Job Published: October 11, 2018 15:43

Job Description

HVAC ENGINEER
Reference numberSS25751RegionUKLocationWest MidlandsSub locationCoventryFunctionEngineering: Mechanical Employment typeFull TimeHourly Rate BandsN/ASalaried/Hourly-PaidSalaried
POSITION OVERVIEW
We are currently recruiting an Air Conditioning Engineer to carry out Planned Preventative Maintenance and Reactive Repairs to Split Air Conditioning Units, Variable Refrigerant Volume Systems, Chillers, Air Handling Units and other Mechanical associated plants within various buildings.  The successful candidate will need to be security cleared for the role. We are looking for someone who is multi skilled as the role will require carrying out other building maintenance tasks such as unblocking sinks, changing lamps and other duties.
 
Role is based at a multi building site in Ryton.
 
 
RESPONSIBILITIES
Ensure that Planned Preventative Maintenance is carried out in line with task schedules, frequencies and industry best practices
Produce clear and concise written reports and time sheets in a timely manner
Identify any defects found to the Engineering Supervisor or FM and provide parts list and estimated timescales to complete the defects
Attend site and carry out reactive tasks and emergency call outs as instructed by the helpdesk team
Ensure refrigerants are transported and handled in accordance with current Health & Safety Regulations
Complete refrigeration usage sheets for all gas used
Maintain the professional image of Interserve Facilities Services at all times
Establish and maintain a good working relationship with all Interserve Facilities Services employees and clients’ representatives
Ensure the provision of a Safe and Healthy working environment
To be part of our out of hours on call rota
Adhere to company policies on all Health & Safety and Environmental Health guidelines
Adhere to company policies, on standards, codes of conduct, COSSH, and current government legislation. (Engineers are updated on a regular basis)
Communicate regularly with all Supervisory and Management staff and specialist subcontractors to ensure Interserve Service provision is achieved at all times
Accountable to the Operations Supervisor/ Contract Manager
The post holder does not have any directly reporting staff
This post carries no direct budgetary responsibility
Be aware of the business continuity plan for the part of the business you work in
WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR
Essential
Have a good background in and formally trained in AC and Refrigeration Maintenance
Have a good basic education, with good written and spoken English and basic mathematical skills
Ability to communicate with people at all levels
Be a team player with a flexible and adaptable approach
Have a sound understanding of current company and legislative Health and Safety, Environmental Impacts and Risk Assessment procedures
Be able to provide both summarised and detailed reports, on current operations department activities when requested to do so
Hold a City Guilds 2079 in Refrigerant Handling
Working to Planned Preventative and Reactive Maintenance regimes
Experience of maintaining Split AC units
Experience of maintaining Variable Refrigeration Volume systems
Knowledge of electrical services
Fault finding on Control circuits
Knowledge of lone working requirements
Able to work under pressure
Must be able to carry tools and equipment by hand up to 20kg,ascend/descend vertical access equipment and work at height
Committed to the delivery of excellent customer service
Must be flexible regarding working hours
Must be available to join a call out rota
Must hold a full UK driving licence
• High level of security clearance required, must have paasport with minimum of 6 month remaining
 
 
ABOUT THE COMPANY
Interserve's vision is to redefine the future for people and places. We are one of the world's foremost support services and construction companies, operating in the public and private sectors in the UK and internationally. We offer advice, design, construction, equipment, facilities management and front-line public services. Interserve is based in the UK and is listed in the FTSE 250 index. We have gross revenue of £3.1 billion and a workforce of over 75,000 people worldwide.