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Heating Engineer x3

  • Employer - Karbon Homes
  • Reference number -
  • Sector - Public - local government
  • Department - Property Services Team
  • Location: - Newburn, Newcastle upon Tyne or Stanley, County Durham
  • Salary - The salary is £31,419
  • Duration - Permanent
  • Hours - Full time | 37 hours per week
  • Closing date - Sunday, 26 September 2021

Job Description


An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Heating Engineer, within our Heating Compliance Team.

Come and join our new team

At Karbon we build, manage and look after homes for people across the North.  And then we go further, we give them the strong foundations they need to crack on with life.  We want to build better lives for our customers, not just better homes. Everything we do is for their security, health and happiness under their own roofs, in their communities and out there in the wider world.

Since our formation in 2017, we’ve been focused on delivering on our three strategic aims - to provide as many good quality homes as we can; to deliver excellent service to our customers; and to shape strong, sustainable places for our communities.

Our footprint covers the North East of England and Yorkshire, south from the Scottish border to almost as far as the Humber, where diverse communities face differing opportunities and challenges.

Some customers just need an affordable home, or a way onto the property ladder.  Others might need a bit more – financial advice, community services, sheltered accommodation or even training that can lead to a new job.  Whatever people need to feel more secure, confident and happy with where they’re at, we work our heart out to provide it.

We are looking for a 3 x Heating Engineers – Permanent Role

We are looking to appoint 3 suitably qualified and experienced individuals to undertake the new post of Heating Engineer within the Heating Compliance Team.

Here is some key information you’ll want to know right away:

  • This is a permanent role
  • Salary is £31,419 per annum
  • Location to be agreed: Stanley/Newburn
  • Regular travel will be required within the North East area. Exact patch to be decided post interview
  • Fully stocked company van provided
  • Hours: 37 Hours per week on a working pattern rota
  • You will be required to participate in the standby rota for out of hours emergencies, which attracts additional payments.
  • Generous benefits package including 26 days annual leave on commencement rising to 31 days after 3 years’ service, occupational pension, flexi-time scheme, health cash plan, and birthday leave, with the option of a flexible pot towards enhanced benefits.

These roles are to fill two additional posts and one vacancy within our Heating Compliance teams, both North and South. The successful applicant must be fully qualified to undertake works on gas installations with a minimum of 2 years’ post qualification experience in service, repair and fault finding. We would also welcome applications from those with suitable qualifications and experience in both oil and solid fuel service and repair.

If successful, you would be carrying out landlord safety checks on a variety of heating appliances, ensuring the safety of customers in their homes.

Important dates

Closing date for applications

Sunday 26 September 2021

We reserve the right to close this advertisement early if we receive a high volume of suitable applications. Therefore, please apply early to ensure you are considered for the post.

Interview date

Thursday 7 October 2021

Following initial interview, we will also ask you to complete some short practical tests in our training bay at Newburn depot. All equipment will be provided, and our own COVID risk assessments will be followed at all times.

For further details please refer to the Role Description at the foot of this advert.

To give yourself the best chance of being shortlisted, you need to provide full details and examples in the Supporting Statement based on the criteria in the person specification.

For further information about the role please contact Lee Bramley on 07500817944 or Darren Newbould on 07717356690.

Please note if you are shortlisted for interview, you will be asked to bring your proof of right to work in the UK to the interview.

Karbon Homes is committed to equality and diversity and is an inclusive employer. We welcome applications from people of all ages, disability/non-disability, ethnicities, genders, religions, sexualities, transgender status, and cultural backgrounds.  Any candidate with a disability who meets the essential criteria for the post will be guaranteed an interview.

Role Description

Contact information

Further details including the application form, job description and person specification are available from the Karbon Homes website –

How to apply

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