Air Conditioning & Refrigeration Engineer

Posted 12 days ago by Sodexo
Location Brentford Job Type Permanent
Salary £30000 - £40000 Sector Engineering

Due to a new Technical Services contract acquisition we are looking for 2 Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Engineers to join our blue-chip pharma company client site in West London.

You should be a qualified and time served AC and Refrigeration Engineer with good communication skills and good working knowledge of Health & Safety.

We offer a salary of £30,000 - £40,000, Sodexo employee benefits and various shift patterns.


Main responsibilities
  • Undertake maintenance and reactive activity, to a wide range of Air Conditioning and Chiller systems located in commercial and manufacturing/industrial premises.
  • Undertake activity within your competence to support the team in the undertaking of all other M&E building services including but not limited to Fan Coil units, Air Handling Units, general lighting, BMS systems etc.
  • To undertake weekend/out of hours working to complete intrusive maintenance activities that cannot be undertaken in client operating hours.
  • To implement systems that will ensure plant is maintained and operated to its optimum efficiency.
  • Participate in departmental energy saving schemes and promote the understanding and importance of the economic use of energy.
  • Take part in Appraisals/Performance Reviews including the recognition of training and development needs.
  • Work in accordance with the clients Computerised Maintenance Management System.
  • Working in line with the client’s Safe System of Work - Permit to Work System, LOTO System etc.
  • Comply with all relevant Global Engineering Standards (GES) and Local Standard Operational Procedures (LSOPs).
  • Monitor the work activities of subcontractors to ensure their work is completed in accordance with agreed scope, specification, service levels and safe working practices.
Ideal candidate
  • Qualified to C&G 2079/11.
  • HNC or NVQ or equivalent in a relevant subject.
  • 5 years’ experience in Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Systems. with a good all-round working knowledge of electrical fault finding associated with Chillers and other FGAS plant and equipment.
  • (Preferred but not essential) Previous appointment as CP for one or more of the following disciplines, Working at Heights, Confined Spaces.
  • Good communications both written and verbal.
  • Numerate and computer literate.
About the company

In the UK and Ireland, Sodexo employs some 35,000 employees to deliver integrated facilities management services to clients at over 2,000 locations in the corporate, healthcare, education, leisure, defence and justice sectors. With an annual turnover of over £1bn, we provide everything from catering, cleaning and reception to security, laboratory and grounds maintenance services, enabling our clients to focus on their core business.

We are building on our support to the Armed Forces community through the development of specific pathways within our recruitment process to  support ex-forces personnel and reservists, those applying for jobs with us who meet the ideal candidate criteria for the role advertised are guaranteed to progress to the selection process