Gas Service Engineer
Circa £33,000 per annum plus call out and over time
Permanent, Full Time (40 hours per week)
GCH is an independent housing association providing excellent housing management services to over 5,200 tenants and 260 leaseholders in Gloucester. We currently require an experienced Gas Service Engineer to join our Property Care Team in Gloucestershire.
You will be responsible for carrying out routine servicing, diagnostics and breakdown repairs, to domestic central heating systems, hot water systems and other heating appliances within the GCH property portfolio including customer homes and commercial premises. You will carry out a caseload of general repairs, maintenance and improvements to GCH properties in an efficient and effective manner and provide exceptional customer service.
The post holder will liaise with both internal and external customers appropriately and promptly, to ensure those connected or involved in your work are aware of progress and action taken or action required to rectify the identified defects. You will also ensure that relevant paperwork is completed and recorded for all appliances serviced or repaired and that all works are carried out in compliance with Health & Safety regulations.
The ideal candidate will have experience in a similar role and will be able to demonstrate good knowledge of repairs and servicing of heating systems including open vented systems, sealed systems and preferably renewables, ideally within a social housing background although this is not essential. You will hold relevant qualifications (ACS, CCN1, CENWAT, CKR1, HTR1, CPA1) and will have a sound understanding of relevant gas regulations, related paperwork and the need to work within a health & Safety environment in a responsible manner.
Due to the nature of the role it is essential that you are well organised, can work off your own initiative and have a current UK driving license.
In return, GCH offer excellent benefits including flexible working, subsidised gym membership, Social Housing Pension Scheme, up to 24 days annual leave excluding bank holidays, childcare vouchers and employee wellbeing package.
Closing date: 20th November 2018
Gloucester City Homes is committed to equal opportunities and actively encourages applications from all sections of the community.