Exclusive CandidateCommercial Gas Engineer


Preferred Salary:

Preferred Location:
Greater London

Consultant Name:
Nick Hixson




A fully qualified Domestic and Commercial Heating Engineer and Plumber with over 12 years’ experience of installations, improvement work and reactive maintenance. Gas safe registered, up to date with all relevant qualifications. Dependable individual who is flexible and self-motivated with excellent interpersonal skills. Well presented with the ability to develop strong professional relationships with customers and other team members.  Keen to work in a busy environment and utilise skills.

Employment History

August 2014 – Present          
  • Attending to commercial boiler breakdowns, servicing boilers and carrying out commissioning.
December 2010 – July 2014   
  • Installing heating systems and attending to boiler break downs in large residential and commercial properties in the London area.
  • Attending properties, carrying out inspections and evaluating work to be undertaken for new installations.
  • Dealing with a variety of different customers on a daily basis ensuring a high level of customer service at all times.
  • Planning and managing workload efficiently to ensure the smooth operation and organisation of boiler installations and break downs.
August 2009 – November 2010
  • Planned and reactive maintenance on commercial heating systems for businesses and residential properties.
  • Training apprentices on all aspects of plumbing and heating.
September 2002 – July 2009
Heating Engineer/Plumber
  • Completed advanced modern apprenticeship (3 years).
  • Carried out a full variety of plumbing works.
  • Responsible for carrying out boiler installations and maintaining heating systems.
  • Carrying out assessments and providing quotes for work to clients.   
  • Working as part of a team and individually on contracted work.
  • Fault finding and problem solving for different systems.
  • Responsible for training an apprentice on all aspects of the work.
  • Providing a high quality service for the customer.
June 2000 – August 2002
Apprentice Plumber
  • On the job training in all aspects of plumbing and heating.
  • Carried out work for customers in all areas of plumbing and heating.
  • Answered calls directly from customers, arranged appointments with customers to attend their property.
  • Worked in a team in a busy environment.
  • Started plumbing and heating apprenticeship.


April 2007        
  • CIGA1
  • CDGA1
  • CORT1
  • ICAE1
Waltham Abbey, Essex
Qualified June 2006 and re-qualified May 2011
  • CCN1
  • CEN1
  • HRT1
  • CKR1
  • MET1
  • WAT1
  • Unvented Certificate 
  • Part L (Boiler Efficiency)
  • Water Regulations
June 2002 – June 2006
College of North East London  

June 2006
NVQ 3 Plumbing and Heating

June 2006
AMA (Advanced Modern Apprenticeship)

June 2005
Technical Level 3 Plumbing and Heating

June 2004
FMA (Foundation Modern Apprenticeship)

June 2004
NVQ 2 Plumbing

June 2003
NVQ 1 Plumbing


  • Awarded Apprentice of the Year at College in October 2006.
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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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