Gas Engineer

From £26,000 to £32,000 per annum
15 Mar 2019
28 Apr 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

The Role

Due to rapid growth and continuous success here at Fortem we are delighted to confirm that we are currently recruiting for a Gas Engineer to join our Fortem team at our Birmingham branch. Our Birmingham branch covers the south region of Birmingham, employing roughly 270 people.

At Fortem we care passionately about developing talent, investing support and encouraging our people to reach their career goals, and this is a great opportunity to join a highly successful business.

The Project

The role will involve a variety of servicing and breakdown/repair works within properties, to be completed to a high standard with the minimum of supervision. You will carry out fault diagnosis ensuring any additional works required are communicated back to your Supervisor, leaving the resident confident and assured.

You will take ownership of work, aiming for 'First time Fix' on all jobs whilst remaining within budget and time parameters. You will also operate within company Health and Safety guidelines and remain up to date with technical and legal requirements of your skill areas. Typical work will comprise of day to day repairs/maintenance, short duration service, renewal or refurbishment works to properties.

Most importantly, you will be joining a values based business with a true family ethos, with our people at the heart of everything that we do. Are you looking for a job? Or are you looking for an employer who will welcome you, support you, and encourage you to be the best you!

Essential and Desirable Criteria

The successful candidate will meet the following criteria:


•C&G Craft/Advanced Craft Certificate in Heating Engineering and/or plumbing or NVQ 2/3 certificate.

•GAS Safe Registration

•CCN1, CEN1, HTR1, MET1, WAT1, CKR1, CPA1 current gas accreditations

•Full UK Driving License

•Excellent communication Skills

•Proactive and flexible

•Excellent customer service skills

•Attention to detail


•CSCS HAPS Test Certificate + CSCS Skills card

Fortem embraces diversity in the workplace and encourages applications from all sectors of the community.

Personal Qualities

At Fortem we look for a balance of skills and experience but just as important to us are your values and behaviours. We are looking for people to join our team aligned to our values which are: loyal & united, honest & trustworthy, take responsibility, be proud, and listen & act. If you are passionate about what you deliver, and willing to go the extra mile then come and join our Fortem team, and become a great ambassador of our business.

Additional Information

We offer a competitive salary in addition to a comprehensive benefits package* including company pension scheme, birthday leave, discounted private medical cover, incentive/bonus schemes, and many more!

*Benefits may vary dependent upon the role and type of employment contract.

We offer you a bright future, one where you will have the opportunity to develop your career with a fast moving, forward thinking company, who recognise and reward your achievements.

Information about how we use your information and your information rights can be found on our website at

The submission of speculative CV’s by recruitment agencies is discouraged and is entirely at their own risk. Any candidate details submitted by an agency without an instruction from Fortem shall be deemed rejected. Introductions are at all times subject to Fortem’s standard terms and conditions of recruitment, which shall apply to the exclusion of and prevail above any other terms and conditions that an agencyattempts or may in the future attempt to impose or incorporate (and which are hereby rejected).

About Us

Here at Fortem we are passionate about people, with a real focus and drive around continuous development. We strongly believe that this passion has allowed us the success we have enjoyed in recent years. Above everything else you will be joining a values based business: our values are at the centre of every activity we undertake. Having the right talent, coupled with the right culture and values, ensures that we have a sustained future and a trusted brand in our respective markets.

Similar jobs

Similar jobs