Refrigeration Service Engineer

  • Job Reference: AJ/RE/KT
  • Date Posted: 3 May 2024
  • Recruiter: KHR - Recruitment Specialists
  • Location: Kingston upon Thames, London
  • Salary: £38,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: + Great Overtime + Expensed Van + Benefits
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

KHR are working with a National Refrigeration/Air Conditioning business that has been established for over 30 years and boasts an annual turnover exceeding £10 Million. They currently employ approximately 140 staff including 100 engineers, and are looking to add another experienced Refrigeration Engineer to the team.

Due to business growth, they are looking for an experienced Refrigeration Engineer who is capable of working on a wide range of refrigeration and air conditioning (80% refrigeration-focused) equipment including:
* Splits
* VRV's
* Walk-in chillers/freezers
* Commercial refrigerators
* Cellar cooling
* Ice machines

Starting salary will be £38,000 basic per annum with regular overtime that will see you earn anywhere from £1,000-2,000+ per month extra. They do operate an on call rota which is one in every four weeks and one night a week. This role will be covering Croydon, Sutton and Kingston Upon Thames.

The role:

- Attending customer sites (mostly pubs, restaurants, hospitality etc.) daily
- Interacting with customers

The person:

- F-Gas certified/NVQ 2/City & Guilds in Refrigeration
- Full driving licence
- Previous experience as a Field or Service Engineer in refrigeration/air conditioning is essential

Benefits include:

20 days' annual leave. Annual leave will increase by 1 day per holiday year from the 3rd year of service, capped at 5 additional days.
Company van.
Fuel Card.
Uniform.
Life Assurance.
Critical Illness cover.
Auto-enrolment pension scheme (3% employer contribution and 5% employee contribution).
Employee Assistance Programme.

This is a great opportunity to join a growing business with ongoing development and career opportunities.

Hours of work are Monday to Friday 8am-5pm.

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