Top Job Heating Engineer 40 Hours per week (Monday – Friday)

Heating Engineer

  • Employer - Karbon Homes
  • Reference number -
  • Sector - Public - local government
  • Department - Property Services Team
  • Location: - Cumbria
  • Salary - £33,017 per annum plus an attractive benefits package
  • Duration - Permanent
  • Hours - Full time | 40 Hours per week (Monday – Friday)
  • Closing date - Sunday, 20 September 2020

Job Description


Due to an expansion with our long standing Karbon Solutions partner, Castles & Coast housing association, we have an exciting opportunity to recruit for two Heating Engineer’s to deliver heating servicing and repairs to 3500 Castle & Coast properties in the Allerdale and Copeland districts of Cumbria.

Come and join our new team

Here at Karbon, we believe housing should be accessible and affordable for all. This is the driving force behind everything we do.

We provide quality homes and continued support for our customers. Working with our partners, castles and coast housing association, we make a difference by creating thriving urban and rural communities across the North East & North West regions of England.

The needs of our customers are always at the heart of our work. By listening and responding to what they want to see in their local area we are able to build real communities together.

It is this open and honest approach that defines Karbon to our staff, customers, and partners and within the industry as a whole.

During this unprecedented time, the safety of our colleagues, customers, and communities is paramount. We continue to interview and hire, but for everyone’s safety, we are shifting our interview process to either phone or video interviews via Microsoft Teams and adjusting the way we onboard new starters. 

We are looking for Heating Engineer – Permanent Role.

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

  • This is a permanent role working in the Allerdale & Copeland areas of Cumbria.
  • Salary is £33,017 per annum plus an attractive benefits package
  • You’ll be mobile working and provided with a fully stocked vehicle
  • You will be required to participate in the standby rota for out of hours cover; this is paid at as additional premium payment.
  • 40 Hours per week (Monday – Friday)
  • The working Pattern is 08:00 – 16:30.
  • Generous benefits package including 26 days annual leave on commencement rising up to 31 days after 3 years' service, occupational pension, health cash plan and birthday leave and a £500 flexible pot which you can take as cash or use to purchase enhanced benefits

Working as part of the Karbon Solutions team you need to be a fully qualified and heating engineer with a minimum of two years post-qualification work experience. Aspects of the work will cover servicing, responsive repairs and new installs. You you will be required to deliver a high quality, cost effective service that keeps our customers and partners safe, whilst meeting our statutory compliance obligations and performance targets.

Important dates

Closing date for applications 

Sunday 20th September 2020 

We do 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 


Due to current social distancing measures we are currently holding video interviews.

For further information about the role please contact George Surrey (Head of Karbon Solutions) on 07772444394 or David McKenna (operational Manager) on 07930842029.

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. Further information will be provided with the invite to 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

Please see the contact information section above for details about how to apply for this job.

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