Service Engineer

Job Title: Service Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Fareham, Hampshire
Salary: Up to £32000.00 per annum
REF: BBBH14291_1566374083
Contact Name: Sara Nash
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 21, 2019

Job Description

Service Engineer

Process Cooling/Industrial Refrigeration
Reading,Basingstoke,Newbury, Oxford,Swindon

The Company:
Based at their head Office in Fareham, My client ares Hampshire are the UK's leading specialist in Process Cooling and associated products & services. Our packaged Industrial Chiller Units have cooling capacities from 1kW - 3,564kW and our ambient cooling systems are capable of up to 100MW.
They offer bespoke, built-to-order systems for operating ranges varying from -45°C to +120°C, providing the flexibility we need to meet our customers' requirements, no matter how individual they may be.

The Company has a clearly defined growth plan over the next few years which will offer many employees training and development opportunities. Due to our continued growth we are seeking a highly motivated Service Engineer to join the Group.
They offer national, 24/7 support to a wide range of industry sectors which involves maintaining, servicing, installing and commissioning process cooling systems and industrial refrigeration equipment. They are currently looking for an engineer to cover areas such as Reading, Basingstoke, Newbury, Oxford, Swindon

The Role
The network of engineers are field based, reporting directly to a Regional Service Manager and supported by the service team at head office. Day to day responsibilities include:

  • Daily liaison with the Service Department to obtain diary & job details
  • Visiting client sites for routine preventative maintenance
  • Responding to client call outs for breakdown and repair
  • Installation & commissioning of new equipment
  • Completion of relevant documentation

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate:

  • a can do attitude with a "first fix" mentality and a commitment to proving a first-class customer experience
  • Process / water cooling experience
  • FGas trained / 2079 or equivalent
  • Ideally NVQ level 2 refrigeration and air conditioning
  • hold a clean current driving licence
  • happy to work on your own and travel to customer sites when required

Competitive Salary
Company vehicle
Company laptop and mobile phone.
The opportunity to work with a Company who is growing in the industry and can provide a long term career path.

  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
  • Health care, medical cash plan and travel insurance
  • Company pension above statutory minimum
  • Gym membership for office staff or a contribution for field employees
  • Standby = normal hourly rate +£18 per hour (weekdays) +£30 per hour (weekends)
  • Call outs = £50

If you are interested in applying for this role then please contact Sara Nash on 02393 910040 or email

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