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.
Senior R&amp;D Engineer required! Based Leeds, salary up to c£35k HVAC Cooling experience preferred. THE ROLE * Overseeing a small team and workload of research engineers. * Based heavily on research, you and your team will investigate new developments, study relevant markets and competitor information. * Liaising closely with the internal development team and external bodies to ensure projects have been fully investigated to reduce risk and increase efficiency. * Use of the lab and R&amp;D facilities to aid your projects and reporting. * Assist in engineering design and heating/cooling calculations using the likes of CFD software. THE PERSON * Experienced R&amp;D Engineer, with knowledge of related HVAC, cooling and refrigeration systems an advantage. * Applicants will be graduates in a related mechanical/chemical engineering subject. * Strong knowledge of thermodynamics, fluid dynamics and heat transfer necessary. * Design and so... Read More
Air Conditioning Service Engineer. Covering call outs, breakdowns and PPM in the North East. Basic up to approx £30k, van, door to door travel, 24 days holiday. THE ROLE * A mobile Air Conditioning Engineer, focusing on the North East and North Yorkshire areas as required. * A mix of servicing and general maintenance on high street retail and commercial buildings. * Duties to include attending call outs, fault finding, test and inspection and also bits of commissioning and installs as necessary. * Focus is on Splits and VRF/VRV units working on Daikin, Mitsubishi Electric and Toshiba products in the main, with the occasional chiller or Air Handling Unit. * If qualified, there may be additional plumbing/heating duties. THE PERSON * F-Gas qualified with experience and a proven track record of servicing Air Conditioning units independently, predominantly splits and VRF/VRV's. * Exposure to chillers, air handlers &amp; close control is a ... Read More
HVAC Sales Manager sought to develop a Service/Maintenance Division. Basic up to approx £45k with car allowance, bonus and package. Based in Manchester/North. THE ROLE * Developing an HVAC contractors service and maintenance division. * Calling on a range of customers to include end users and FM companies. * Responsible for your own calls, visits, presentations and tenders with technical support available. * Working closely with the Service Operations Manager &amp; Project team, to bring on additional small works contracts with your customers. * Quoting mainly for M&amp;E works, with some building maintenance add ons as required. THE PERSON * A proven track record of sales and business development within Building Services and/or Facilities Management. * An understanding of M&amp;E services to be credible in front of potential customers. * Ideally you'll come with contacts and relationships with end user customers or with FM co... Read More
Graduate Mechanical Engineer role, working within the HVAC sector. Progressing into Project Management, with design. Based near Leicester Salary approx £22-24k+benefits. THE ROLE * Working with an expanding mechanical building services contractor, who install HVAC services - predominantly air conditioning &amp; ventilation but also including heating, plumbing and pipework. * You'll be working closely with experienced managers to help develop your skills. Duties include: 1) Design - putting together an HVAC design from initial concept. This will include producing heating and cooling calculations, layout drawings and using the likes of Hevacomp software and AutoCAD. You may also help produce costings and estimates. 2) Project Management - assisting with the delivery of projects and managing the installation from both the office and site. Taking a project from a design and assisting with quotations, procurement of equipment, managing sup... Read More
Sales Engineer required for a market leading company in the HVAC and cooling industry. Basic up to approx £38k+car. £50k OTE Covering North Yorkshire up to the North East. THE ROLE *Selling a range of cooling and heating products and services into industrial end users and manufacturers. *Following up leads, calls and targeted marketing to organise visits with buyers and engineering managers. *Providing an engineering solution and following up with a detailed quotation, with support from the regional office. *Mix of new business and account management. *Home based, with a local office available for support. THE PERSON *Experience of product sales in HVAC/cooling is preferred, however applications are invited from those with experience in mechanical engineering, process and manufacturing sales. Full product training will be given. *Proven track record required in developing new business and managing current customer accounts. *Flexible to travel... Read More