Mobile Facilities Gas Engineer

  • Job Reference: 212167
  • Date Posted: 30 April 2021
  • Employer: Kier Ltd
  • Website: https://www.kier.co.uk/
  • Location: Southwark, London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Competitive + benefits
  • Sector: Engineering, Real Estate & Property, Trades & Services, Property & Construction
  • Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

Mobile Gas Engineer


Location: Covering South London sites- from City of London, to Battersea, to Forest Hill, to Greenwich

Business Area: Facilities Management - London Fire & Rescue Authority

Contract: Permanent, full time


Be a VIP in FM.

The Kier Facilities Management team offers an incredibly wide range of innovative management and maintenance solutions, right across the UK - from the RAF Duxford base that welcomes over 20,000 visitors a year, to local fire stations that help protect millions of people. We're a crucial part of Kier Places, providing hard and soft facilities management to hundreds of Government department sites and public buildings - offering you a role that will challenge and reward you, every single day.

Kier Places are recruiting today for a Mobile Gas Engineer, where your role will be key to supporting the delivery of a Facilities Management Hard & Technical Services solution for our prestigious client, the London Fire & Rescue Authority.


Key Responsibilities

As a focused and reactive Mobile Gas Engineer, you will be attending and completing reactive works & deliver planned maintenance tasks within the contract KPIs, and some light installation work. The types of PPM we cover include gas boilers, gas water heaters, gas pipework testing, gas air heaters and gas radiant tube heaters.

You will be trusted to manage unsafe situations via warning notices and be able to communicate with the client on behalf of the company. This role requires someone who can manage workloads, meet deadlines, and arrange quotations of remedial jobs over £500.


What do we need from you?

The successful candidate for this role should be Commercial Gas Qualified in gas boilers, water heaters, tube heaters, gas air heaters, pipework, tightness testing and purging. You should have solid understanding of SFG20 and delivering of works to a timescale

It is expected that you will be competent in general engineer works, with a multi-skilled background or bias towards mechanical and electrical trades with relevant qualifications. Ideally, you should also have PASMA / IPAF certification, and L8 Legionella awareness.

There is an opportunity for the right person to become the Gas QC for this contract.


What will you receive?

You can expect a competitive salary and an outstanding package that includes a matched pension scheme up to 7.5%, 26 days' annual leave (with the opportunity to buy or sell holiday), two employee Share Scheme options, together with additional valuable benefits such as:

  • Free Life Assurance

  • Access to a range of attractive Flexible benefit options to tailor your package to suit your lifestyle

  • Employee Assistance Programme

  • Access to Kier Rewards, our exclusive Discount Shopping Site with deals available at over 800 retailers

  • Plus, many more benefits geared to your wellbeing.


Pre-employment checks

It's worth remembering that if you are successful, we'll undertake the relevant / standard pre-employment checks after you have been offered a job. This includes taking up your references, verifying your right to work in the UK, verifying your driving licence (if applicable) and a health assessment.

Due to the nature of this role, you will also be required to complete a Basic Disclosure and Barring Service Check (applicants with criminal convictions will be treated on a case by case basis. We do not discriminate based on an applicant's criminal record or the details of any offences disclosed to us). Some roles may also be subject to further pre-employment checks.


Make the journey. Leave a legacy.

Being part of Kier means living our values of being Collaborative, Trusted and Focused. We all have the potential to shape our world, and it's through these values that we will leave a lasting legacy. Bring your talent and ambition to Kier and you will be given the scope and opportunity to invest in your own future, to build your expertise and contribute to a rich and diverse culture.

Kier is an inclusive employer.