HVAC Engineer

Website Optical Express Optical Express

Optical Express

Job Title – HVAC Engineer

Location – Mobile throughout the UK

Salary – £35-45,000 + OT

Optical Express is focused on delivering exceptional patient care, outstanding clinical outcomes and continued investment in our people and technology.

For over 33 years, millions of patients have trusted Optical Express with their eye care. As Europe’s leading private provider of laser eye, premium intraocular lens and cataract surgery, our Surgeons undertake more laser procedures collectively than any other provider.  We look after thousands of patients in our clinics every week and it’s a privilege to transform the lives of so many.

The Optical Express team work together, collectively and consistently striving for excellence. We support each other, respect each other and are committed to a culture of care, trust and integrity.

The HVAC Engineer will be responsible for:

  • Installation and replacement of a wide variety of plant equipment, in new clinics throughout the UK.
  • Servicing, fault find diagnosis, reactive repairs and attending breakdowns of a wide variety of plant including Air Conditioning split systems/Multi systems, Air Handling Units, motors, pumps, compressors, fans and water systems at our 120 sites in the UK.
  • Ensuring work is executed and completed to a professional/acceptable standard and within given timescales.
  • Keeping up to date with current legislation and adhering to this at all times.
  • Complying in accordance with Health & Safety regulations at all times.
  • Liaising with property admin team regarding status of jobs.
  • Satisfactory completion and submission of job/timesheets.

The Successful HVAC engineer will:

  • Have experience in a similar role and with relevant qualifications such as F-Gas.
  • Have experience delivering PPM and reactive maintenance on Air conditioning systems, Air handling units and water systems.
  • The ideal candidate will be a motivated and ambitious individual that is willing to work of their own initiative.
  • Have good technical knowledge as well as the ability to multi-task.
  • Have ability to plan and prioritise own workload to deadlines.
  • Have a friendly and approachable nature with great verbal and written communication skills.
  • Have a keen eye for detail.
  • Be a self-starter and willing to solve complex issues without guidance.
  • Ideally hold a current gas safe certificate (Not essential)

We can offer:

  • Company vehicle
  • An industry leading salary plus excellent bonus potential
  • State of the art, modern working environments
  • 29 days annual leave
  • Free Laser Eye Surgery and Intraocular Lens Surgery
  • Free eye tests
  • Discounted prescription eye wear and sunglasses
  • Generous Optical Express friends and family discount scheme
  • Ongoing training and development opportunities
  • Pension scheme
  • Perkbox subscription
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