Air and Water Technician / Field Service Engineer

A UK engineering firm focused on air and water, helping building owners and managers meet their responsibilities for air and water hygiene and the safety of their buildings, need to recruit engineers in the Midlands and North West and Yorkshire regions.

The successful candidate will be an individual who is capable of carrying out duties in accordance with relevant legislation including ACOP L8 / HSG 274, so legionella bacteria in water systems and BESA standard TR19.

Duties on air works will include:

➢ Ductwork cleaning and disinfections by using either manual or mechanical cleaning methods all in accordance with TR19 and applicable COSHH regulations. 

➢ Inspection and testing of ventilation system fire dampers 

➢ Grease readings in kitchen extracts and grease filter cleans. 

➢ Deep cleaning of kitchen areas, including removing all kitchen items and cleaning the floors, walls, externals of ovens, fridge’s etc. 

➢ Job completion paperwork, reading plans and labelling building assets 

Duties on water works include: 

➢ Temperature monitoring 

➢ Asset labelling 

➢ Bacteriological sampling 

➢ Cleaning and disinfection of systems including cooling towers 

➢ Thermostatic Mixer Valves servicing (TMV) 

➢ Modifications to and problem solving on hot, cold and LTHW heating systems 

➢ Completing paperwork and logbooks 

➢ Liaison with the client at all levels 

➢ Job completion paperwork, reading plans and labelling building assets 

Due to some prison work a DBS check will be required.

The normal working hours will be 8:00am – 4:15pm Monday to Thursday and to 16.00pm on a Friday. There will be out of hours working, for example working 8 – 10 hours on a night shift. Additionally some weekend work may be necessary as will staying away from home during some longer jobs. 

Salary range is £21-28k + overtime + van + 25 days holidays, life assurance, pension

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