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

Account Managers x 2

Updated 04/08/2019

We are recruiting for two experienced Account Managers to support our continued growth in the food retail and industrial refrigeration sectors.

The candidates will require demonstrable Account Management experience, preferably within the food sector. A good commercial background is desired particularly relating to Service Contracts.

Strong and effective communication skills will be a prerequisite for these roles as the successful candidates will work closely with both senior stakeholders in our customer base, and our in-house delivery teams. 

The roles will report into our Operations Director and will be home based; there will be a requirement to travel to customer premises across the UK and to our regional service offices in Leeds and Warrington.  Both positions are offered with excellent packages, highly competitive salaries for candidates who meet the recruitment criteria, a company vehicle and exciting career prospects await.

If you would like to talk to us about these positions and future employment with A1 Engineering Solutions, please send your CV to hr@a1-es.com

Experienced Refrigeration Service Engineers required for the UK’s fastest growing refrigeration company

Updated 29/07/19

A1 is actively looking to recruit experienced refrigeration service engineers based in the North East of England, Cumbria, the M62 corridor and Nottinghamshire and Linconshire to work with our growing Service & Maintenance team.  Our customers include Aldi, Morrisons and Waitrose.

About the Company

A1 Engineering Solutions Ltd has 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 six years of significant & continuous growth in our Service 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 and experience of working in supermarkets. Additional training can be given.

Would be expected to work on their own and as part of a team; A1 Engineering Solutions have a very strong team working ethic. Must have a full and clean 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

AutoCAD Technician

Updated 24/07/2019

We are looking for an experienced AutoCAD Technician to join our design team on a permanent basis, based in our Leeds office.

As a CAD Technician you will work alongside our design team to deliver accurate high-quality auto-cad drawings packages in line with company and customer standards, while working closely to agreed company  protocols. Revit experience would be welcome but not essential and we are willing to train. Refrigeration experience would also be preferable but not essential. This position will suit someone who wants to take on new challenges and develop themselves in the delivery of exciting projects and is looking to progress in their career. 

Key Responsibilities

  • Model MEP services on various projects using AutoCAD and possibly Revit
  • Set up and utilise company templates.
  • Work using central files and manage collaborative models.
  • Liaise closely with the engineering teams to deliver accurate 3D models and 2D drawings.
  • Coordinate drawing production in line with agreed project requirements and time scales in conjunction with all other disciplines, while delivering to agreed programme.
  • Liaise with the external teams relating to model exchange, clash detection/resolution, and general queries, etc.
  • Carry out regular clash detection and resolution.

Technical Knowledge and Skills

  • Good working knowledge of AutoCAD
  • Working knowledge of Revit welcome
  • Experience working in building services environment across different sectors and disciplines
  • Good knowledge of Mechanical, Electrical & Engineering terminology
  • Working knowledge of refrigeration would be welcome but not essential
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Proven track record of meeting tight deadlines
  • The ability to demonstrate initiative and a proactive approach to daily tasks
  • The ability to work on multiple projects across different teams

A1 offer an excellent package, industry leading rates of pay for qualified candidates and exciting career opportunities; if you would like to talk to us about this position and future employment with A1, please send your CV and your salary expectations 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

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A1 Engineering Solutions Ltd is an equal opportunities employer.