Thornhvac has been a leading recruiter in the air conditioning and refrigeration sector for almost 20 years. Our links with the best air con manufacturers, distributors and contractors in this sector make us the first choice for commercial and industrial air conditioning sales and technical jobs.
Air Conditioning Engineer focused on service and maintenance. Basic up to approx £40k, door-door travel, overtime and VW van. Covering sites in London and inside the M25. THE ROLE * A mobile role, covering the London area focusing on service and maintenance calls to deal with breakdowns, inspection of faults and planned maintenance. * Working predominantly on Splits/VRF/VRV's, with occasional calls on air handling units, close control equipment and chillers. * Service contracts are mostly on office developments and hotels. THE PERSON * F-Gas qualification required. * Experienced in service and maintenance is essential. * Full driving licence and comfortable travelling into the City. THE PACKAGE A basic salary up to approx £40k Company Van (VW) Door-door travel Regular overtime available 23 days holiday & Bank Holidays. ? Overtime is available although not compulsory. Overtime between the hours of Saturday 12 lunch time and 7am on Mondays is pa... Read More
Graduate mechanical engineer to join a leading global HVAC company. Salary in the c£24-26k bracket with excellent company benefits. Based near Birmingham. THE ROLE * Providing customers with design information and technical solutions, focusing on air conditioning products. * Generate fully detailed quotations for customer accounts. * Using design and product selection software as required. * Providing a full customer service, responding to a high volume of customer calls and emails. * Excellent development opportunities to progress and have involvement with customer training, product presentations and R&D as required. THE PERSON * A technical understanding of air conditioning is required. * An excellent phone manner and good verbal communication skills required. * Strong IT knowledge of Excel, Powerpoint and any design/CAD packages in addition would be beneficial. * An HNC or degree in a building services or mechanical engineering discipline i... Read More
Junior Air Conditioning Engineer Based in the South East, to include calls into London. Permanent role, salary approx £18k THE ROLE *Assisting an experienced Service Engineer on breakdowns, repairs and planned maintenance of air conditioning equipment. *Whilst you'll be working closely with the Senior Engineer, you'll also be tasked with maintenance duties of your own. *With training, development and gaining qualifications, the role over time will be an independent service engineer doing your own call outs. THE PERSON *Experience of air conditioning equipment is desirable - this could be from assisting on installations or servicing and could command a higher starting salary. However, full training and support will be provided to those without the necessary experience. *For those without experience, some background in mechanics, fitting or servicing equipment such as white goods or working on a trade or construction site would be beneficial. *F... Read More
Estimator required from an Air Conditioning background. Based near Portsmouth Basic c£35-45k+package THE ROLE * Liaising with customers and internal staff to provide fully detailed quotations and tenders. * Working from a clients brief, set of drawings or from a site survey to create a working design, focused on splits/VRF and chilled water. * Working & negotiating closely with suppliers for equipment and sub-contractors for labour. THE PERSON * Experience of putting tenders, bids and quotes together. * Strong technical understanding of air conditioning. * Previous office experience, working as an Estimator, Project Manager, Proposals Engineer, Design Engineer, Applications Engineer or Internal Sales Engineer. * Good IT and communication skills required - both written and verbal. * Full driving licence preferable to visit customer sites and suppliers. THE PACKAGE Basic salary in the c£35-45k bracket dependent on background and experience. Pack... Read More
Service Manager from an Air Conditioning background required to develop a small HVAC division. Basic up to approx £45k with car allowance, bonus and package. Based in Manchester. THE ROLE * Developing an HVAC contractors service and maintenance division. * Position will include some calling on potential customers (or previous contacts of the contracts division) for new business. These will most likely include end user and FM companies. * Putting together fully costed and detailed quotations for service contracts. * Operational support to current customers to ensure technical support, oversee reactive calls and manage and develop existing accounts. * Ensure KPI and SLA's are met in line with customer contracts. * Have P&L responsibility and as the role develops, oversee staff members, sub-contractors and the division as a whole. THE PERSON * Knowledge of air conditioning systems and additional HVAC equipment is preferred, as initially you will ... Read More