Commercial Gas Technician - SE & SW London

Recruiter
British Gas
Location
London
Salary
£38228/annum plus standby rate over 40K OTE
Posted
08 Jul 2017
Closes
07 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Overview
Base salary £38,228 (this including London weighting), plus standby rate over 40K OTE + attractive benefits package.

Location:

- South East & South West London (primarily SE & SW London postcodes and some travel to Sussex, Surrey & Kent postcodes).

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 customers' 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 areas

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.

Company Details
British Gas is a leading supplier of gas and electricity to UK residential and business customers and provides central heating and gas appliance Servicing & installation services within Britain’s domestic market with more than 16 million customer accounts. In addition, we are also one if not the largest service and installation providers within the commercial sector for S&R to various appliances including central heating/hot water/catering/laundry covering gas/oil/lpg and Biomass appliances employing more than 200 engineers.

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.

Travel: Primarily in South East & South West London, however travel Sussex, Kent, Surrey and other London postcodes where required. Also we have a vacancy in the Kent area.

Please let your line manager know you are applying for a new role. We only accept online applications - so please do not send application forms or CV's by email. Please complete and submit your application by midnight on the closing date. We cannot accept any late applications.

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.
Agencies: This role is being handled by the Centrica recruitment team, NO agency contact is required. Centrica operates a preferred supplier list and when required, will source candidates through these agencies