A1 Engineering Solutions Ltd is a nationwide refrigeration, HVAC and building services business committed to providing the very best customer service to our ever growing retail customer base. We are a growing supplier of products and services to the food retail and food manufacturing sectors. We also have a manufacturing facility in Leeds building natural refrigerant solutions.  To support this continued growth A1 is actively looking to recruit for the following positions.

A1 offer an excellent package, a competitive salary and exciting career opportunities; if you would like to talk to us about future employment with A1 or at our Plant manufacturing facility in Leeds www.clade-es.com please send your CV to hr@a1-es.com

Experienced Refrigeration Service Engineers

Updated 8/03/19

A1 is actively looking to recruit experienced refrigeration service engineers based in Lancashire, the Midland and Yorkshire to work with our growing team.  Our customers include Aldi, Morrisons and Waitrose.

About the Company

A1 Engineering Solutions Ltd has almost 35 years’ experience in industry, the business has built a strong brand and is seen as one of the leading contractors in this space. After five years of significant & continuous growth in our projects department we are seeking to recruit additional skilled Refrigeration Service Engineers.

Candidate should ideally have C&G 2078/2 or equivalent, FGas, Co2, Hydrocarbon, Brazing & CSCS skills card and have acquired, through experience, the relevant knowledge in HFC and Natural Refrigerant Solutions.

The candidate should have experience in mobile refrigeration and air-conditioning. Additional Training will be given.

Would be expected to work on his own and part of a team, A1 Engineering Solutions Ltd have a very strong team working ethic.   Must have a full driving licence.

A1 offer an excellent package, industry leading rates of pay for skilled candidates and exciting career opportunities; if you would like to talk to us about future employment with A1 please send your CV to hr@a1-es.com

Refrigeration Desk Engineer

Added 01/03/2019

A1 is actively looking to recruit an experienced refrigeration Desk Engineer based in our Warrington office to work with our growing Service & Maintenance team.  Previous experience is essential either as a Field Engineer or Desk Engineer, working on supermarket contracts for a minimum of 3 years. Our customers include Aldi, Morrisons and Waitrose. 

In summary, the role requires the use of engineering knowledge to interrogate incoming calls, remotely monitor site performance through client specific systems, analyse data and provide direction to the proactive and reactive Engineers to ensure delivery of the service contracts and client specification requirements.

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Reduce call volumes across stores through use of the interrogation and first diagnosis process.
  • Liaise with client and/or their system teams/providers to cancel calls and to resolve refrigeration and system issues.
  • Maintain effective customer communication and liaison to obtain feedback to drive improvement to process and customer service.
  • Analyse data against raised calls for predictable faults
  • Analyse data to identify ‘hot spots’ and poor performing sites and implement plan for improvement.
  • Provide support, coaching and direction to engineers to resolve technical and engineering problems and eliminate repeat calls.
  • Provide direction, timely job updates and help to Service Controllers to ensure that all engineers’ time is productive.
  • Understand projects timetable and on-going site works to enable effective utilisation of engineering resource.
  • Identify revised spare parts requirements from emerging trends in fault types.
  • Audit work carried out by engineers to ensure jobs are completed correctly and effectively.
  • Conduct desktop audit for PPM works to help reduce subsequent calls and recalls to store.
  • Keep an accurate recording system of historical data which provides detail on jobs interrogated, calls saved, advice given and any repeat calls.
  • Maintain the tracking report which will identify equipment history and trends.
  • Provide effective supervisory, data and technical support to account managers to assist customer demand and identify quantifiable basis for capital investment.

A1 offer an excellent package, industry leading rates of pay for skilled candidates and exciting career opportunities; if you would like to talk to us about future employment with A1 please send your CV to hr@a1-es.com

Refrigeration Project Manager

Added 01/03/2019

A1 is actively looking to recruit a refrigeration Project Manager to work in the South East of England and East Anglia. Experience required in the retail / supermarket sector. Certificates in CSCS, IOSH Managing Safely and CDM Awareness would be helpful but not essential; training will be given.

Roles & Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Ensure that all projects are delivered to a high standard of quality to time, within scope and within budget
  • Daily management of subcontractors and installation teams
  • Working closely with, but not limited to, installation, commissioning, and design teams
  • Assist in the definition of project scope and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders and ensuring technical feasibility
  • Manage changes to the project scope, project schedule, and project costs using appropriate verification techniques
  • Manage project from start to finish, taking full responsibility for project delivery
  • Collate costs and call offs for projects, to manage costs throughout and be KPI’d on the project managers made
  • A general understanding of refrigeration principals and fundamentals
  • The understanding and ability to deliver key project management functions such as programmes, part ordering, Health & Safety, costing schedules, profit analysis & parts procurement
  • Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation
  • The ability to take full ownership and responsibility of their allocated projects ensuring that excellent quality and customer service skills are delivered from start to finish
  • Flexibility, enthusiasm, team work, good work ethic and excellent communication skills are essential
  • Must have excellent interpersonal, time management and organisation skills

A1 offer an excellent package, industry leading rates of pay for candidates and exciting career opportunities; if you have the necessary experience and would like to join the A1 Team, please send your CV to hr@a1-es.com

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A1 Engineering Solutions Ltd is an equal opportunities employer.