Mobile Heating Pipe Fitter
£43000 pa OTE inc o/time + bonuses + van + benefits
The Company and the Role: The Company is a well-established and growing organisation, working with prestigious clients covering London and the Home Counties. Looking to increase the number of Mobile Heating Commercial Pipe Fitter / Mechanical Engineers in this award-winning business. This is a full-time permanent vacancy. You will be working mainly in large residential blocks, commercial offices and schools. Provide maintenance, repairs and minor installation work on both aged traditional plant to modern energy centres. Most of your work will be within plant rooms with all associated equipment using your knowledge of heating distribution and ventilation systems. Carry out mechanical maintenance of items such as pumps, heat exchangers, pressure vessels and valves.
Key Features of the Role: Assisting Managing Agents, Property Owners, Residential Management Committees, Consulting Engineers and Facilities Managers. Work will be on wet systems in both modern and aged large residential blocks and commercial buildings running from a central plant room. Planned mechanical maintenance on non-electrical or gas systems, with a high proportion of reactive and quoted works, which may involve minor domestic plumbing in residential apartments, typically radiator and valve problems, crossover chasing and rectification etc Undertake maintenance repair and minor installation works on a rotational basis, including call outs, as the company operates a 24/7/365 call out service (1 week in 7). 99% of your work will be carried out inside the M25, with some work up to 10 miles outside of the M25. This is a mobile role, you will only be in the office for vehicle repairs or adhoc reasons and supported by fully experienced and dedicated General Manager, Project Managers and Technical Support Desk, of qualified Engineers.
Knowledge and Skills Required: Ideally you will be an accomplished Mobile Heating Commercial Pipe Fitter / Mechanical Engineer, ideally living with in the M25 or if outside living within easy reach of the M25. Experience of wet system in both modern and aged large residential blocks and commercial buildings running from a central plant room and have an understanding of both gravity and pressurised, single, two pipe, ladder and district distribution systems. Experienced in Pipe work from ” to 4” covering galvanised, iron, steel, copper, plastic, composite etc., to include mapress fittings or similar systems. Ideally a working knowledge of pumps, pressure and expansion vessels, DMZ valves, basic mechanical maintenance of plate exchangers, strainers, side stream filtration systems and able to fault find on building related heating, hot and cold-water distribution problems. The work may involve emergency repairs, breaking out of walls and floors to access pipe work. Ideally have worked for an award winning and accredited Company. You must have a full and valid UK driving licence to carry out this role. Due to the clients worked with, all applicants will be required to clear a DBS check.
What’s on Offer: The basic salary will depend upon your experience but will be up to £38,000 per basic. Overtime pot of £5,000 per annum at time and a half or double time, depending on day. ‘Call Out’ standby allowance £150 + each call-out job is a minimum of 3 hours at a time and a half or double time, depending on day and time. Additional Christmas bonus, loyalty bonus and incentive bonuses (at company discretion). Working 40 hours per week 8am 5pm Weekly paid Fully equipped van less than 3 years old (Transit or Similar). Mileage not paid, private use of van allowed. Company uniform, phone, PDA tablet, fuel card, parking credit card, £250 float. Child care voucher scheme. Auto enrolment pension. Holiday entitlement of 25 days plus bank holidays. Sickness insurance 1% contribution to cover 100% of wages after 7-day deferment. Fully committed training, development and refreshment courses, planned each year both in-house and externally supported by the Company. Fully dedicated office support team and working with 13 other Mobile Engineers Investors in People accreditation, and Quality / Service backed Company with ISO 9001:2008, OHSAS 18001, Building Services Research and Information Association, Building Engineering Services Association. Along with Gas Safe approved status, ECA member, F-Gas certified, OFTEC register and British Safety Council member.
Posted 59 days ago