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Plumbing and Heating Technician

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Yolk is working with a large organisation in Warwick to recruit a Plumbing & Heating Technician for a permanent position.You’llhave the opportunity to work as part of a wider maintenance team across a diverse estate and assisting with the provision of an efficient business critical response service and routine maintenance for all plumbing and mechanical building services including heating/ventilation and all equipment associated with mechanical building services. Ensuring all statutory,planned and breakdown works are completed safely, cost effectively and to the agreed KPI’s and Service Level Agreement.

What you’ll be doing

As a Plumbing & Heating Technician your role will involve but not be limited to the following:

  • Ensuring all statutory, planned and breakdown works are completed safely, cost effectively and to the agreed KPI’s and Service Level Agreement

  • To respond to individual job requests via the job notification system,phoneandradio, including emergency requests. Ensuring each job is seen through to completion. Types of jobs include:

  • Unblocking drains

  • Replacing fixtures and fittings

  • Fixing leaks

  • Installing dishwashers

  • Repair and assist with replacement of heating systems

  • To investigate unidentified problems,locating services and identifying if problem requires specialist or can be solved inhouse

  • Undertake Legionella testing and water monitoring checks in accordance with current legislation and ACOPS

  • Maintain records and documentation as required

  • Liaise with customers and other estates personal to advise and assist with planned and reactive maintenance to cause minimum disruption to staff and other users.

  • Ensure Health and Safety regulations and policies are met which include safe systems of work and risk assessment and asbestos awarenes

What you’ll bring to the team

The successful Plumbing & Heating Technician will bring the following skills and experience to the team:

  • Completion of a recognised apprenticeship or training programme to NVQ3/ City and Guilds Advanced Standard or equivalent in HVAC / plumbing

  • Proven practical experience of HVAC / plumbing within a similar environment.

  • Experience and demonstration of dealing with high volume of reactive calls and dealing with them in an efficient and effective manner.

  • Experience of managing own workload and managing, prioritisation and customer satisfaction 

  • Good interpersonal skills and the confidence to enable effective communication with colleagues at all levels within the organisation.   

  • Use of working from mobile platforms, working in confined spaces safe use of mobile tower erection.  

  • Manual handling working at heights.   

Here’s what you’ll get in return

The successful Plumbing & Heating Technician will be rewarded with the following:

  • Starting salary of £26,715 reaching £30,046

  • 30 days annual leave (4 for Christmas)

  • ·Incremental pay progression opportunities

  • ·Learning Vouchers (to put towards anything from sports activities to learning foreign languages

  • ·Discounted Gym memberships

Think this one’s for you

If you think this Plumbing & Heating Technician Vacancy is the one for you then apply to Katie Phillips At Yolk.