Emergency Lead Gas Engineer / First Call Operative - Peterborough

  • Cadent
  • Peterborough, UK
  • Oct 07, 2021

Job Description

About UsAt Cadent we’re excited to be part of the future of UK energy! One thing we know for sure – this last year has shown us that when we combine our brand with the talent of Cadent employees, we create something special. We’ve got a clear roadmap that will both drive our performance to the forefront of our industry and support the UK government in achieving their net zero target by 2050. We’re making a difference through innovation and new ways of working. Together we’re shaping/creating a cleaner, greener future for our 11 million customers who we put at the heart of everything we do. Day to Day As a Lead Gas Engineer in our Emergency Response Team, you’ll mainly work on your own and be the first one on the scene at our customers’ homes, responding to reported gas escapes or carbon monoxide activated alarms. Working on both contracted and emergency jobs, you’ll deal directly with our customers and the emergency services, often working shifts and unsociable hours. Confident and self-sufficient, you’ll also carry out scheduled installation, replacement and maintenance of gas meters for both domestic and commercial properties. You’ll monitor gas readings on programmed escapes and perform medium rise, high rise and gas safety regulation surveys. In addition, you’ll fit cooker safety valves, attend meter faults, purge and relights and much more. What You’ll Bring No two days will ever be the same, and we operate throughout the entire year to ensure we are meeting the needs to those who rely on us the most…. our Customers. To operate at our best, we look to employ the best, so we would love to hear from you if you have: CESP1 or CMA1 (Mandatory to carry out this role. We will ask for your certificates at interview stage) Previous experience working within a gas environment like the role advertised A good knowledge and experience of gas appliances; testing, purging and the commissioning of pipework Being comfortable engaging with the public to ensure that our customers are always looked after and at the heart of everything you do An understanding of Standards, Legislation, Codes of Practice and Health and Safety The ability to solve technical issues and think on your feet A full UK driving licence For Being at Your Best We Offer 25 days holiday, statutory days, option to buy too + 8 bank holidays Competitive salary with fantastic career prospects Electric Vehicle Scheme/Cash alternative Pension Scheme – double match up to 12% Opportunity to earn bonus Private medical insurance Flex Benefits including; cycle to work scheme, salary sacrifice car scheme, insurances and healthcare packages My Offers membership card – offering discounts and savings from hundreds of retailers Support with financial wellbeing Access to our Occupational Health Services Full emergency training to ensure you are operating at your best Vehicle, tools, equipment, phone & tablet all supplied on your first day Be Yourself Cadent embraces Diversity and Inclusion. We celebrate what makes us different, as well as what we have in common. This enables us to work better as one team shaping a dynamic, innovative and inclusive culture. Our employee communities support us in keeping our employees engaged and motivated and through our partnerships and covenants we ensure our workforce reflects our communities in all their diversity. Cadent is a Disability Confident employer so if you require any reasonable adjustments as part of our recruitment process, please get in touch and let us know. We’re also happy to discuss flexible working options should the role accommodate it.