Commercial Gas Technician - Birmingham

Recruiter
British Gas
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£32628/annum Attractive benefits package
Posted
08 Jul 2017
Closes
07 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Helping people today, securing energy for tomorrow

We are united behind this common purpose and are looking for people to join our team

We want compassionate people with the drive to keep us moving forward as we make big changes to our business for our customers who have their own businesses as we know what they expect. We’re looking for people who love simplicity, value doing what’s right and want to be extraordinary together. We can offer an exciting journey, and the opportunity to work with talented, friendly people & put your skills to use in helping us shape the future of the energy and services industry.

We supply energy to 11 million homes and 900,000 businesses; we go the extra mile for our customers from fixing a boiler on Christmas day to ensuring we are offering the right products and energy saving measures to them. We are innovating to stay ahead of the curve which means you will make a real difference to people and will be in a stimulating and exciting environment every single day.

The Role
Once you have completed a full induction you’ll be ready to go out to customer's sites in your own fully equipped van. We'll trust you to be the face of British Gas - using your technical expertise to service, diagnose faults and make repairs compliantly and safely. You may even give that little bit extra and provide our customers with best advice on how to make energy savings.

The Person
We believe each one of us has an important and unique role to play in our success. Our people are empowered to make decisions and trusted to act in the best interests of our customers and the business. Working with us you’re encouraged to come up with new ideas for how we can be better and smarter in the way we do things. We are focused on developing talent and offer a wealth of opportunities for you to develop yourself and your career.
You will hold an Accredited Certification Scheme (ACS) qualification, or equivalent for the full range of appliances or as agreed by the company for both commercial and domestic appliances.
You must have relevant experience within commercial/domestic gas industry Non-gas compliance competencies, to include as required:
• Un-vented hot water
• 3 phase electrical awareness
• Oftec Oil Certification (desirable)
• Valid driving licence
• Computer literate
• Candidates should live in the provided postcode are
As you would expect from a company such as ours a competitive salary is only the beginning, we offer a host of benefits to suit your lifestyle. These include pension, share schemes, paid holiday and company discounts. We will also enhance your technical skills by offering additional training to give you the skills you need to deliver the service required.

The Company
British Gas, part of the Centrica Group, supplies gas and electricity to UK residential and business customers, provides central heating and gas appliance installation and maintenance and low-carbon and energy efficient products and services.
PLEASE APPLY ONLINE by hitting the Apply button. Please upload your cover letter and CV as one document.
Applications will ONLY be accepted via the ‘Apply’ button.

Further Information

This vacancy is open to all employees, contractors and temps working for Centrica who are not in their probationary period.
Please note that Centrica takes its responsibilities to redeployees seriously. Redeployees will therefore be considered before other applicants for this role. As a result, there may be a delay in response whilst our redeployee applications are being considered. Additionally, roles may be withdrawn if we identify a candidate in respect of whom we are legally obliged to offer a suitable role in priority over others. This might be because they are on shared parental leave, adoption leave, maternity leave, returning from military service, or because they are no longer able to carry out their former role due to a disability.

Travel: Yes as required
Office and Location: Cumbria / Lancaster