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Refrigeration Service Team Leader

  • Location: Reading
  • Salary: £40k - 41.5k per year + OT + bonuses + company benefits per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 19 days ago

Opportunity for an experienced / senior engineer to step into a Service Team Leader role on a number of key contracts.


Principal Accountabilities and Responsibilities

  • Support and advise engineers on technical issues
  • Provide support to call out engineers
  • Deliver on-site training
  • Cover service calls along with engineers
  • Supervise maintenance programs and works
  • Provide customer relation support
  • Monitor and allocate labour
  • Provide emergency call out cover within the area
  • Promote good refrigeration work practices within the area
  • Communicate with the Regional Operations Manager/Supervisor on a regular basis regarding problem sites, changeable works, engineering problems and staff problems
  • Motivate and encourage engineers to work as a team promoting the company in a positive manner
  • Carry out such further tasks as may, from time to time, be delegated to you by the Regional Operations Manager/Supervisor.


Experience and Key Skills

  • People management skills along with a good positive attitude and enthusiastic outlook
  • Conversant with various Refrigeration systems
  • Interpersonal skills: e.g. clear communication and instruction, assertiveness, problem solving and multi-tasking
  • Flexible outlook to your working week as this can change daily
  • Organisational skills and the ability to complete paperwork and reports as required.


Essential Experience

  • Minimum of 5 years' experience in Refrigeration service fault finding and repair work
  • Experienced working on commercial and/or supermarket equipment
  • Either an FGAS, CO2 or Level 2 AC/Refrigeration certification
  • Flexible on travel



  • Salary - Up to £41,500 + OT + bonuses
  • 42.5 hours per week
  • 1 in 4 standby
  • £135 Standby allowance
  • Door to door pay
  • Ongoing training and development opportunities


Relevant skills: Refrigeration, Fridge, Engineer, Technician, Supermarkets, Super Markets, pack system, hydrocarbon, CO2, F-Gas, British Refrigeration, Hydrofluorocarbon, HFC, Carbon dioxide, CO2, Supermarket refrigeration, Trans-critical cycle, refrigeration engineer, field service engineer

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 Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.