Air Conditioning Engineer

Location: Wantage, Oxfordshire
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Reference: SWICWCACE_1579184556
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Air Conditioning Engineer - Permanent contract
Location: Wantage
Hours of work: 40 hours Monday to Friday
Salary: Salary between £35,000 - £38,000 dependent on experience
We have a new position available for an Air Conditioning Engineer. To carry out planned and reactive maintenance / fault diagnosis on cooling and air handling systems such as AHUs, splits, multi splits, VRV/VRF systems, Heat Pumps, and chillers in buildings across Oxfordshire.
Key Responsibilities:

  • Be conversant with current Health & Safety legislation with relevance to safe working practices and attend tool box talks
  • Comply with specific Contract, work department and Company procedures always
  • Complete a weekly timesheet and submit in accordance with Company procedures
  • Maintain accurate records of works done and expenditure, using this information to report to the Supervisor as required.
  • Liaise and co-ordinate site activities associated with services for which you are responsible, i.e. labour planning and ordering of materials.
  • Carry out PPM and reactive work as required in order to meet completion deadlines.
  • Take ownership of the clients' needs and pursue good communications with the customer in order to build a stable relationship
  • Be proactive with regard to preventative maintenance and extra works
  • Operate QA procedures and maintain clear and legible records as required
  • Be available to attend emergency call outs and provide written incident reports as required
  • Co-ordinate and manage all subcontractors activity relating to works undertaken


  • A minimum of City & Guilds NVQ level 2 in Air Conditioning or equivalent Air Conditioning and Refrigeration
  • Experience in PPM and reactive maintenance to splits, VRVs etc.
  • Hold current refrigerant gas handling certificate
  • A good knowledge of all building services
  • Sound level of administration and organisational skills
  • F-Gas (2079)
  • Full Clean Driving License
  • IPAF and PASMA desirable
  • CSCS
  • Oxy Acetylene Lines

Experience, attributes & skills sought:

  • Excellent customer service
  • Exhibit an in-depth knowledge and understanding of AC/HV systems
  • Ability to read, interpret, utilize and train on manuals, schematics and control circuits
  • BMS knowledge
  • Good level of verbal and written communication skills.
  • CAFM system
  • A good level of IT skills.
  • Ability to work under pressure and use own initiative.
  • The ability to communicate and work effectively with customers, employees and teams at all levels.
  • A high level of flexibility and a positive attitude to innovation and change.
  • Commitment to the ongoing success of the business.
  • Ability to work to minimum supervision.
  • Able to work as part of a team as well as individually.

In return, you will benefit from:

  • A vehicle, tablet and phone will be provided to carry out your duties

Closing date is 16th February 2020
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