Exclusive CandidateDomestic Gas Installation Engineer

CANDIDATE OVERVIEW

Preferred Salary:
Negotiable

Preferred Location:
South East England

Consultant Name:
Nick Hixson

Reference:
00127291

00127291

Work Experience 

2014 - Ongoing
Installation Contract Engineer
  • Full Installation of Boiler and Heating Systems
2011 - 2014 
Call-out Contract Engineer
  • Emergency Call-out work to diagnosis and repair
  • Conducting fault diagnosis on Gas Boilers
  • Carrying out Breakdown and repair to Gas Boilers
  • Conducting Fault diagnosis on Electric Boilers 
  • Carrying out Breakdown on and repair on Electric Boilers 
  • Combustion Analysis taken and recorded for various Gas appliances
  • Plumbing Hot and Cold water leak detection and repair 
  • Carrying out Hot water cylinder Immersion element diagnosis and repair or replacement
  • Diagnosis and repair to wireless controls to Underfloor heating 
2011
Trainee Gas Engineer
  • All work below documented for addition to my ACS GAS Portfolio and work experience
  • Carried out supervised services on various types of GAS appliances (Gas Fire (DFE)/Range-Cookers/Boilers-Condensing and Non-condensing)
  • Identified number of unsafe situations at various domestic properties, filling out warning advices and labels
  • Combustion Analysis taken and recorded for various Gas appliances
2009
Plumber / Gas and Electrical Engineer
  • Pricing and Quoting directly with Client/Customers
  • Boiler & Central heating Installations/Service and Repair
  • Gas Fire Installations/Service and Repair
  • Water Heaters Installation/ Service and repair
  • Cooker/Range Cooke Installation and Service
  • Kitchen Alterations and redesign  
  • Plumb appliances for Kitchens complying with the Water Regulations 1999 Act
  • Bathroom Alterations and redesign
  • Design and fitting of wall and floor tiles 
  • Basic Carpentry skills for building boxing in and studwork
  • Plumbed in Bathrooms suites 1st and 2nd fix for domestic properties
  • Installed Electrical Showers compliant with the latest 17th edition IEE regulations
  • Installed Shower pumps compliant with the latest 17th edition IEE regulations
  • Shower valve maintenance for various makes - Bristan/Aqualisa/Grohe
  • Installation of Light fittings various types and switches’ compliant with the latest 17th edition IEE regulations
  • Installation of Power sockets and Fuse spurs compliant with the latest 17th edition IEE regulations
  • Installation of Consumer Unit 17th edition dual RCD and carry out full testing compliant with the latest 17th edition IEE regulations
  • Heating Controls (system Interlock) maintenance S plan and Y plan. 
  • Power Flush Maintenance to heating systems
  • Installation of Unvented Hot Water storage systems
2009
Trainee Gas Engineer
  • All work below documented for addition to my ACS GAS Portfolio and work experience
  • Carried out supervised service on various types of Condensing Boilers
  • Identified various unsafe situations and NCS
  • Carried out Power Flush to various heating systems and radiators - Open vented, Sealed   
  • Carried out various maintenance jobs For example changing leaking or seized radiator valves)
  • Carried out supervised breakdown on various boilers condensing and non-condensing (Diverter valve replace/Air pressure switch, PCB etc etc)
  • Combustion Analysis taken and recorded for various Gas appliances
2009
Trainee Plumber/Gas and Electrical Engineer
  • Fitted various types of Condensing Boilers/Water Heaters
  • Fitted/Re-installed Gas pipe work to current Gas Regulations 
  • Plumbed in additional/new radiators for domestic and commercial heating (Schools and small businesses)
  • Plumbed in Kitchens 1st and 2nd fix for both domestic and commercial (Schools and small businesses)
  • Plumbed in Bathrooms 1st and 2nd fix for domestic properties
  • Worked with Cast iron soil stacks and Low carbon steel pipework
  • Installed Electrical Showers compliant with the latest 17th edition IEE regulations
  • Installed Shower pumps compliant with the latest 17th edition IEE regulations
2007 – 2008
Functional Consultant

2007 – 2007 
Financials Consultant

2005 – 2006                                        
Process Lead Assistant

2005 – 2005 
Reading, England                                                                
 
2003 – 2005 
Management Accountant

2001 – 2003 
London, England                                                                                
                       

1999 – 2001                                                                                      
Accounts Payable Supervisor

1997 – 1999
Purchase Ledger Controller

1992 – 1997                                   
Purchase Ledger Supervisor
Temporary Accounts Clerk

1991 – 1992 
Stock Control Assistant

1990 – 1991
Office Junior - Purchase Ledger Clerk - Accounts Assistant

Education 

2014 
Logic 4 Training                                              
Energy Efficiency Domestic Heating - Part L
Solar Thermal Hot Water Systems (QCF) Certificate 

2014 
Trade Skills 4 U
NICEIC - Water Regulations 

2008
OLCI Construction Training                                     
  • ACS GAS - CCN1, CENWAT, HTR1, CPA1, CKR1
  • C &G Full  NVQ 2 6089  Plumbing Certificate 
  • EAL - Certificate for Domestic Electrical Installers Part P
  • BPEC - Certificate for Unvented Hot Water Storage Systems
  • Manufacturers Training
  • Honeywell Installer Certificate
  • Approved Viessmann Installer
  • Approved Baxi Installer
September 1982 – June 1986
High School
  • A level in English, Geography and Design Graphics
  • CSE’s in Maths, Chemistry and French

Other Skills & Attributes                            

  • Own Van and tools
  • 2m Public Liability
  • Flexible hours
  • Tiling
  • Painting and Decorating
  • Basic Carpentry
  • Computer literacy - Visio, Excel, Word, Microsoft Outlook, Microsoft PowerPoint
  • Project Management
  • Man Management
  • Team Worker
  • Punctual
  • Confident
  • Customer focused
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CONSULTANT PROFILE


Consultant's Name
Nick Hixson

Industry Experience
Over 7 years experience in engineering recruitment, including 5 years experience in mechanical and electrical engineering recruitment. I manage the engineering recruitment arm of cer, with consultants who specialise in various verticals in the industry, such as gas engineering, electricians, project managers and more. With significant background in the industry as a recruiter, coupled with one of the most extensive databases of mechanical and electrical engineers in the United Kingdom, many of whom work for us exclusively, cer Engineering are well placed to help fill any position quickly, accurately and in budget.

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