Gas Engineer / Plumber

England, South Yorkshire, Sheffield
£29801.00 - £31892.00 per annum + Company Van, Pension, 25 hols + BH's
08 Apr 2021
06 May 2021
JN -042021-176218
Adam Perry
Contract Type
Full Time

As a Gas/Plumbing Engineer (Planned), a typical day might include:

* Visiting customer's homes and undertaking all gas related upgrades and various Plumbing works identified within the housing stock and any other properties as instructed in both tenanted and void properties.

* Ensuring that the correct materials are identified and used to complete the work at the required quality standard

* Undertaking multi-skilled works as and when required.

* Using and completing work details on a PDA hand held electronic device.

* Completing the necessary paperwork in relation to parts and material requisitions and orders etc., in a neat and accurate manner and on time as directed by management.

* Being responsible for the regular timely maintenance and replenishment of vehicle material stocks.

* Liaising with tenants and your line manager concerning the timing and progress of work being undertaken.

* Ensuring the safe handling and storage of all plant and equipment, including regular checks for road-worthiness on vehicles for which you are responsible.

* Carrying out work activities in line with current Approved Codes of Practice and in accordance with Building Regulations and compliance with all Gas Safe procedures.

* Working in a safe manner in respect of adherence to health and safety Regulations with regard to the safety of yourself, other workers, customers and the general public.

* Carrying out and work to localised risk assessments as your individual work task requires.

* Being flexible in working hours as the job demands.

* Being prepared to undertake further training and qualifications as the job role and changing legislation demands.

Your role is all about providing a service to our customers that maintains a high and consistent standard throughout our stock. Your technical abilities must match and diversify to meet the needs of the business whatever changes happen. The more you put in, the more you get out.


* You're ACS qualified to cover CCN1, CENWAT, CKR1, as a minimum standard and willing to learn new work streams - we're all about cross-skilling our people.

* You're happiest with a blow lamp in your hand, soldering two pipes together, fixing what's broken to a great standard.

* Motivating, coaching and supporting within your team is one of your biggest drivers. Nothing makes you happier than seeing someone progress, knowing you helped them get there.

* You have at least 2 years' experience working in the domestic gas field

* You can demonstrate a good understanding of the requirements under the gas regulations.

* You can evidence good skill sets in the area of gas installations and Plumbing installations, and with this can provide evidence of past achievements in other similar roles

* A full UK driving licence.

* Resilience. Working in social housing is a challenging but rewarding career, you'll be helping to bring real change to our customer's lives.

* Resilience. Working in social housing is a challenging but rewarding career, you'll be helping to bring real change to our customer's lives.


* You have a full NVQ level three in either or all of the following: gas; plumbing; or heating and ventilation.

* You hold a gold CSCS skills card.

* You hold additional qualifications in the following areas: commercial gas; oil; solid fuel; renewable energy; unvented hot water systems; water regulations; and building regulations.

* You'll be adept at change, having got hands on experience living and breathing new ways of working and knowing how to bring your colleagues along for the experience.


We want to be here when our customers need us, so you'll be flexible to cover shifts (over an annualised hours year) of 0830am to 8pm Monday to Saturday. Your role may also include 'on call' elements. However your normal working day will be 0800 - 1630 with a half hour lunch break.

You'll work 40 hours each week

You'll get:

  • At least 25 days annual leave every year, with bank holidays on top of this.
  • An employer matched pension contribution of up to 8%.
  • The opportunity to undertake professional training, funded by us.
  • This role requires an enhanced DBS check as this role includes working with vulnerable customers
  • We like to get face to face with customers and suppliers, so a full driving licence is essential (or full access to a driver under a scheme such as Access to Work)
  • We like to be smart and safe, so you'll need to wear your supplied uniform and PPE at all times.
  • We want people to know you, so you'll work with a variety of people such as; other team members, managers and directors, the Board, our customers, members of the public, contractors, employees from other organisations and so on.
  • Your staff handbook and your employment contract has much more detail. For more information, speak to your line manager or People Services.

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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