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 Service Engineer Birmingham based. Salary approx £30-34k plus travel time THE ROLE * A mix of planned maintenance and reactive service calls to air conditioning equipment on commercial sites. * The role will include fault finding, diagnostics, testing and inspection and some validation/commissioning work following installations. * Working predominantly on splits and VRF units with the occasional chiller, AHU and close control unit. * This is a mobile role, predominantly working independently in occupied office space. THE PERSON * F-Gas qualified, with a full driving licence. Additional site tickets an advantage. * Proven track record of working independently in Air Conditioning service and maintenance. * Flexible to cover call-outs at short notice. THE PACKAGE A basic salary in the £30-34k bracket plus high spec company van. Travel time paid, with overtime available. THE LOCATION Ideally based in Birmingham. The majority of co... Read More
HVAC Applications Engineer role Basic up to £40k Based in Hertfordshire. THE ROLE * Providing technical and support to customers. * Heavily involved with selecting equipment, interpreting drawings and designs and preparing detailed quotations to submit to customers. * Assisting with design and applications advice to sales managers and to customers calling in with queries. * Liaising with suppliers to ensure costs and quality are maintained. * Ensuring the technical specifications are met at order stage. * Keeping all project records and submitted quotations up to date. THE PERSON * A strong working knowledge of chillers or chilled water is preferred. * Those with an understanding of chillers but come from the HVAC sector such as in Air Conditioning, Heating, Boilers, Pumps or Mechanical Building Services will definitely be considered. * Applications are invited from Applications Engineers, Internal Sales Engineers, Estimators, Design Engineers... Read More
Mechanical Design Engineer required in Leeds. Involved in new HVAC product design. Basic up to c£36k THE ROLE * Part of an R&D team, involved with designing new products from concept through to product launch. * Carrying out engineering calculations in order to select components within the product to include water, air, pumps, fans, refrigeration and coil design and selection. * Creating 3D models, laoyout drawings and schematics, bills of material, whilst liaising with internal members of staff and suppliers to create a working design. THE PERSON * Degree qualified in mechanical engineering or related subject required. * Working knowledge of HVAC theory and systems preferred. * Product development and R&D background required. * Experience of AutoCAD & Solid Edge. THE PACKAGE A basic salary in the c£30-36k bracket. Excellent company benefits. THE LOCATION Based near to Leeds. Suitable locations include Leeds, Bradford, Halifax. Read More
CAD Engineer, Leeds, Basic to approx £35k. Market Leading Mechanical Manufacturer, fantastic facilities, great training and career opportunities. THE ROLE * Working in the New Product Development department, producing layout drawings, 3D models and pipe-work design. * Creating sheet metal manufactured drawings. * Taking a project from initial concept through to manufacture and production. * Liaison with in-house engineers and the factory. * Managing projects to budget and schedule, creating bills of materials. THE PERSON * Sheet metal manufacturing/design experience required. * A hands-on background in sheet metal is preferred. * Previous product design knowledge is sought and experience of HVAC systems is preferable but not essential. * HNC or above qualification in an engineering based subject. * Able user and/or experience of the following: - Solid Edge - Radan 2D CAD/CAM - Mechanical Desktop 3D - Inventor - Autocad 2D - MS Word & Excel pac... Read More
Project Manager required - Air Conditioning & Vent background. Basic to approx £46k+car allowance+bonus Based in the Birmingham area. Be part of a growing venture! THE ROLE * Overseeing HVAC & Mechanical Building Services projects from enquiry to handover. * Focus will be on Air Conditioning & Ventilation design and installation, to include splits, VRF, chillers, air handling, extract systems, ductwork and overseeing smaller plumbing/pipework packages as required. * To include site surveys, design or take off from drawings, estimating, procurement, programming, site management to invoice and handover to the client. * Full client responsibility to include some developing potential customers where possible. * Primarily managing office refurbishments, around a value of c£500k. * The role will include a split of office/site, with a mix of local and national projects. THE PERSON * Previous experience and technical understanding to design and instal... Read More