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Gas Engineer - Field Based - Ipswich - REF No. EB4682

Industry Sector: Oil and Gas
Location: Ipswich, Suffolk, England

Salary: circa £28000 per Annum

FRS Office: Birmingham (East)
Consultant: Amanda Babington

Job Summary

An industry recognised qualification such as plumbing SNVQ, NVQ, City and Guilds is essential with current ACS certification preferred Whilst previous experience of working with LPG tanks would be ideal, full training and support will be given to the right individual This role requires participation in a standby rota to respond to gas emergencies out fo normal working hours and can involve extensive travel in order to meet customer service standards for our largely rural customer base. Therefore you will need to have a flexible, positive and adaptable approach A full UK driving licence is also essential Have an in depth knowledge of relevant legislation and industry standards including Health and Safety awareness Appreciate the importance of and be able to follow procedures and instructions This is agreat opportunity for an Engineer with excellent problem solving and communication skills who is confident working on their own initiative on customer sites and who enjoys working mainly outdoors. A willingness to support other team members and colleagues is expected. You in turn will be supported through an ongoing commitment to develop your own skills, understanding and expertise as an LPG specialist

Detailed Job Description

Gas Service Engineer - Field Based - Ipswich Area

Up to basic salary of £28,000 (Dependent on experience) and overtime, Company Van, Pension and Healthcare

Predominately working outdoors, key responsibilities will include

Participation in a standby rota to respond to gas emergencies out of normal working hours

Participation in extensive travel in order to meet customer service standards for our largely rural customer base

Ensuring customer service levels are met at all times

Analyse performance and identify areas of improvement

We are looking for

A customer focussed individual with experience of delivering great service to gas consumers

Previous hands on gas industry experience is essential

Any relevant gas engineering experience would be considered useful and an understanding of LPG and the installation and maintenance of bulk LPG tanks and cyclinders would be a distinct advantage

An industry recognised qualification such as plumbing SNVQ, NVQ, City and Guilds is essential with current ACS certification preferred

Whilst previous experience of working with LPG tanks would be ideal, full training and support will be given to the right individual

This role requires participation in a standby rota to respond to gas emergencies out fo normal working hours and can involve extensive travel in order to meet customer service standards for our largely rural customer base. Therefore you will need to have a flexible, positive and adaptable approach

A full UK driving licence is also essential

Have an in depth knowledge of relevant legislation and industry standards including Health and Safety awareness

Appreciate the importance of and be able to follow procedures and instructions

This is agreat opportunity for an Engineer with excellent problem solving and communication skills who is confident working on their own initiative on customer sites and who enjoys working mainly outdoors. A willingness to support other team members and colleagues is expected. You in turn will be supported through an ongoing commitment to develop your own skills, understanding and expertise as an LPG specialist


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