White Goods Engineer - South East Tyne

  • Job Reference: R0006094
  • Date Posted: 9 July 2021
  • Employer: Centrica
  • Website: http://www.centrica.com/careers
  • Location: South Shields, Tyne and Wear
  • Salary: £29,510
  • Bonus/Benefits: OTE, pension, van & benefits
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

When things go wrong, we'll come to the rescue!

At British Gas we are proud of our position as the UK's largest energy and in-home servicing supplier, serving over 6.5 million customers every year. Each day, thousands of engineers are trusted by customers to enter their homes and businesses to provide energy solutions that keep them warm and safe.

We have some exciting new opportunities to become part of our team working locally in your area. We need Experienced White Goods Engineers to help us deliver a range of energy solutions to our customers; including the repair and maintenance of a range of white goods.

The role means working with talented, friendly people from a range of diverse backgrounds. As a team we pride ourselves on being "Here to solve" for our customers; keeping things simple and continually striving to improve what we do.

Once you have completed a full induction, you'll be ready to go out to customers' homes in your own fully equipped van, with the latest tablet and mobile phone at your fingertips.

As you would expect from a company such as ours, we offer a competitive salary of £29,510.00 for a 40-hour week, with an additional £3,828 to £5,328 for living or starting your day within London.

Overtime is available, should you want it, at an enhanced premium of 33%, plus an excellent individual bonus up to 24% which can be taken in time off or as a cash payment - it's up to you!

We also offer a host of benefits to suit your lifestyle and support your wellbeing. These include private health cover, 33 days paid holiday (Inc. bank holidays), enhanced sick pay and excellent company discounts. In addition, we offer a generous pension scheme.

What will you need to do the job?

If you have extensive experience in the repair and/or maintenance of a wide range of white goods including dishwashers, washing machines, refrigerators, tumble dryers and microwaves, we want to hear from you.

In addition to your technical expertise, your customer service skills and ability to solve problems will enable you to diagnose defects, work safely to ensure a first-time fix for your customer and promote British Gas products and services.

A full UK driving licence with 6 points or less is also required.

It's important that we do the right thing and we will carry out financial, criminal record and reference checks before you start working with us.

We have opportunities available nationally so apply now to start your journey with us