Vacancy details

Gas Engineer x 3

Reference W016/22
Location Yorkshire
Contact Stephen Dumbrell, Assistant Mechanical Services Manager on 07811413127, email at sdumbrell@wdh.co.uk
Notes Up to 37 Hours
£32,296(potential earning £35,072)

What you’ll be doing:

We’re looking to recruit a Gas Engineer to work primarily within the Wakefield district however willing to work across Yorkshire if required. Main duties will include carrying out repair, maintenance, servicing and Installation of domestic gas appliances and central heating systems in occupied and void properties.

You may also install domestic appliances and heating systems on all types of company owned dwellings / properties, also where WDH have secured external contracts and other schemes of work.

What we’re looking for:

  • experience of Installation, commissioning, servicing, maintenance, fault diagnosis and repair of domestic Gas appliances/installations;
  • a qualification at Level 3 of the Regulated Qualifications Framework, such as NVQ Level 3 in Natural Gas Installation or equivalent EUSGU-010;
  • a wide range of knowledge with regards to working in full compliance with the Gas Safety (installation and use) Regulations 1998 and the Gas Industry’s Unsafe Situations Procedure; and
  • the ability to demonstrate a customer focused attitude and experience of working in a customer facing environment.

The core hours of the role are 37 hours, 8am – 4pm Monday to Friday. However, you may be required to work flexibly between 8am and 8pm (including some weekend working). A current, valid UK driving license is also an essential requirement of the role.

For an informal discussion about this role please contact Stephen Dumbrell, Assistant Mechanical Services Manager on 07811413127, email at sdumbrell@wdh.co.uk.

This vacancy is open ended. We reserve the right to close this vacancy once sufficient suitable applications have been received. It is advisable to apply early to avoid disappointment as applications will be assessed on a regular basis.

As an employer WDH can offer you a great set of benefits which includes:

  • 25 days holiday (rising to 30 over 5 years service) and statutory bank holidays and Annual Leave Purchase Scheme;
  • a wide range of personal development opportunities;
  • a fantastic health and wellbeing package;
  • a very attractive pension scheme (15.7% employer contribution); and
  • "cycle to work" scheme and discounted shopping platform

Our WorkSmart approach gives you the opportunity to flex where and when you work, as long it fits in with your role and needs of our business.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all.

About us:

Since WDH was established in 2005, we have gone from strength to strength. We are now one of the UK’s largest social housing providers, with over 32,000 homes across the Wakefield district and our wider operating area across the north of England.

Our vision is to create confident communities. This is underpinned by our mission which is to inspire, transform and promote excellence and our values - to be creative, inclusive and work with integrity.

WDH is much more than bricks and mortar. We go the extra mile to deliver excellent customer services. We innovate, create and regenerate. To find out more, visit our about us page.