First Base Employment Limited

Air Conditioning Support Engineer

Carries out customer support activities of the company, by repairing, servicing and installing air-conditioning units, by performing the following duties.

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Assume main responsibility for the repair, service and installation of air-conditioning units supplied by or the property of the company.
  • Responsible for ordering air-conditioning units and associated spare parts and test equipment.
  • Recommend design modifications to eliminate machine or system malfunctions.
  • Investigate equipment failures and difficulties: diagnose faulty operation and make recommendations to departments to avoid future failures.
  • Carry out the routine service of Air conditioning systems supported by the company throughout the UK and Ireland.
  • Install and test new Air Conditioning units to enclosures / systems both in-house and on-site.

Education and Experience

  • Passes at GCSE grade C or above in English and Maths (or equivalent qualifications, IELTS is acceptable)
  • F-Gas, City and Guilds 2079
  • BTec (ONC) in electrical, electronics or mechanical engineering.
  • Suitable engineering experience and/or approved apprenticeship or other practical training in an engineering background.
  • Experience in the construction and commissioning of instrumentation and associated systems.  Ability to read technical drawings.  Hands-on experience of wiring and pneumatic installations.  Use of test equipment and knowledge of various construction codes is desirable.  Understanding of I.E.E. regulations would be an advantage.

Language Skills

  • Acceptable command of written/spoken English.
  • Ability to liaise with customers and the team in a pleasant and efficient manner.
  • Ability to liaise with different departments and different levels within the business.

This is a full time, permanent role

Salary will be dependent on skills and experience

To apply please send your CV to or call 01453 755330

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