Commercial District Heating and HIU Engineer – North London

Salary: £38,000 - £40,000 (including location weighting) 
Location: North London

Due to expansion, we are recruiting a Commercial Plumber experienced in District Heating and HIU’s with at least 5 years technical experience on plumbing pipework systems, plumbing component servicing, breakdown, repair and installation of commercial pipework, systems, and components. 

As a Commercial District Heating and HIU Engineer you are expected to meet the targets set of you to achieve this role, these include, but are not limited to first time fix, productivity, customer satisfaction and cost per job. You are expected to keep apprised of any Gas Safety regulation changes and uphold the highest quality of work.

Swale Heating is one of the largest independent heating companies in the South East of England. We are relied on to keep over 125,000 households across the South East, London and East Anglia safe and warm. This is a unique opportunity to work with a growing, award winning company that is committed to the continuous learning and training of its employees.

WAIT! What’s in it for you?

Our company benefits include:

  • Fully equipped VW Caddy van, full uniform, safety equipment and relevant training
  • Access to a range of training courses and qualifications through our Logic accredited training centre
  • Bespoke working shift pattern
  • 28 days holiday including bank holidays (increased to 33 through length of service)
  • Holiday buy/sell schemes available
  • Extra overtime options
  • Company pension scheme
  • Employee assistance programme
  • Access to Headspace meditation app & Sodexo benefits portal

What do we need from you?

  • Full UK Driving Licence
  • NVQ level 2 – Plumbing
  • Energy Efficiency
  • Unvented Hot Water
  • Basic Wiring knowledge
  • Minimum of 5 years commercial plumbing and maintenance experience
  • Minimum of 3 years district heating experience
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience of resolving Heating Interface Units (HIU) breakdowns and servicing
  • WRAS water regulations

Nice to have but not essential:

  • Solar Thermal, Air Source Heat pumps, Ground Source Heat Pumps

About the role:

Level: Field based

Hours: 45 hours per week, Monday to Friday 8:00am to 5:30pm. 

What are you waiting for? Apply now!

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Please note, CV’s are viewed on receipt. Therefore, we reserve the right to close or extend this position depending on application numbers.

Swale Heating Ltd is an equal opportunities employer and positively welcomes applications from every section of the community.

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