Combustion Engineer

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    General engineering & manufacturing

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    £31000 - £32000 per annum + Company Van

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    Lee Elwell

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    11 months ago

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Role: Combustion Engineer

Location: Coventry & Nuneaton

Permanent Role

£31,000 - £32,000 p/a + Company Van


  • We are currently recruiting for a Combustion Engineer to work on our clients site across the midlands including Coventry, Nuneaton and Northamptonshire.
  • The role is to carry out statutory monthly PPM related tasks.
  • The majority of the role will be general building maintenance & Statutory PPM related and the remaining will be gas.
  • Due to the nature of the client the successful candidate will be required to complete a high level security check before commencing employment with us, therefore you must hold a valid passport with at least 6 month remaining.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Carry out statutory monthly PPM related tasks. We would like candidates to be experienced in a similar role with a history of carrying out such PPM related work such as:
  • Reactive Maintenance (Service and Breakdowns) including fault finding across a diverse range of boiler systems
  • To identify areas for additional works within and out of the specified contractual requirement
  • Client interaction
  • To identify areas for additional works within and out of the specified contractual requirements
  • Ensure that the day-to-day planned preventative maintenance activities of gas engineers are completed in line with our contractual obligations
  • Ensure all assets are maintained in accordance with the O&M Manuals
  • Assist in supervising contractors and sub-contractors and ensure compliance with all statutory obligations
  • Ensure that all reactive calls are closed out in line with our contractual time scales
  • Ensure compliance with all Health and Safety legislation and company policy. (Fire regulations, COSHH, Safe working practices, PPE, PAT testing etc)
  • Ensure all gas distribution systems are functional and operational within design parameters and carry out reactive repairs within agreed response and rectification times
  • Ensure energy efficiencies are controlled and maintained
  • Keep all plant / rooms / services enclosures clean, tidy safe and secure
  • Undertake any ad-hoc duties that may be necessary during the course of your working shift
  • Be aware of the business continuity plan for the part of the business you work in
    • Monthly Emergency Light Flick Testing
    • Monthly Water Temperature Checks (L8 Awareness)
    • Monthly Building Fabric Checks/Inspection
    • Annual Asbestos Inspections
    • Along with Gas related - reactive repairs/breakdowns & statutory Gas servicing & safety checks
  • Candidates will be expected to carry out general building fabric repairs such as the following:
    • Re-lamping light fittings (fluorescent, 2D, bayonet, screw, ect)
    • Door faults/repairs (door furniture repairs, door closers, handles, hinges)
    • Plumbing faults/repairs (toilets, showers, basins, sinks, baths, shower screens ect)
    • Drainage faults/repairs (toilets, showers, basins, sinks, baths, shower screens ect)
    • Handyman tasks (fitting shelves, notice boards, curtains, blinds, key safe, ect)
    • Carpet faults/repairs
    • Window faults/repairs

Experience and Skills:

  • Experience in a similar role
  • Relevant Commercial Gas qualifications
  • Full Driving Licence
  • Valid Passport with at least 6 months remaining
  • Time Served commercial gas experience
  • Good Literacy & Vocabulary skills
  • Ability to work unsupervised and independently
  • To be able to work on own initiative and at times part of a team

If you are interested in applying for this role or would like more information please contact Lee Elwell on 01384 446 154 (Direct Line) or your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Contracts are those of an Employment Business.

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