Careers

We currently have 3 vacancies within the ACE Group.

We are always on the lookout for talented air conditioning, refrigeration and compressed air engineers to join our team, if you are interested in working with us please send a copy of your CV to rachael.smith@acegroup.org.uk .

Compressed Air Engineer

The ACE Group brings together over 50 years of expertise in compressed air and cooling/refrigeration technologies, providing a comprehensive range of services from turnkey solutions to repair and maintenance.  We are currently recruiting for an experienced Compressed Air Engineer to join our service department. As key member of the team you will be responsible for the service and repair of customer’s industrial compressed air equipment, e.g. Compressors (Screw, Vane & Reciprocating) Dryers (Refrigeration & Desiccant) and Vacuum Units. 

The Role:

  • Work within the team as a key member being responsible for the service and repair of customer’s industrial Service, Repair and Maintenance of Industrial Stationary Air Compressors and Associated Equipment in accordance with current regulations, manufacturer recommendations, and industry standards
  • Preparation & submission of accurate, detailed and legible reports on the work carried out – using electronic reporting methods.
  • Other duties may include delivery/collection of equipment & parts and assisting other engineers both in the workshops and on site.
  • Communicate effectively with all departments, ensuring a good working relationship for the benefit of the client and the Company.

The Person:

  • Good engineering skills, particularly with knowledge of all types of industrial air compressors and associated equipment (not portable compressors)
  • Working knowledge of compressor electrical and control systems.
  • Engineering experience and/or recognised qualifications.
  • Must be able to work within strict time-frames and on own initiative.
  • Good communication skills with ability to discuss engineering issues with Customers

The Requirements:

  • Full UK driving licence (or European Equivalent – Std Licence up to 3.5 tonnes)
  • Basic working knowledge of H&S issues, documentation, Risk Assessments, Method Statements and Personal Safety as well as current legislation relating to the tasks being undertaken.

The ideal candidate will have a good standard of Education with at least 5/C/GCSE’s or equivalent and be able to demonstrate excellent time management skills with the ability to prioritise.

Working Hours: 39 Hours per week

Location: Huddersfield

Salary: Negotiable depending on experience

 

Close date for applications: 31/08/2019

Air-Conditioning / Refrigeration Engineer Vacancy

Cool and Heat as part of the ACE Group brings together over 50 years of expertise in compressed air and cooling/refrigeration technologies, providing a comprehensive range of services from planed routine maintenance, repairs, energy auditing, right through to the design and installation of turnkey solutions.

We are currently recruiting for an experienced Air-Conditioning Engineer to service and maintain a wide range of commercial refrigeration and air conditioning applications. 

The Role:

Our aim is to provide a high standard of service and build on our already excellent relationship with our customers. This role will involve:

  • This is a field based role which requires travel to customer’s sites, occasional nights away, weekend and some night work.
  • Carrying out planned maintenance, or reactive diagnosis / repairs to refrigeration systems safely, and to the highest standard.
  • Carrying out planned maintenance, or reactive diagnosis / repairs to Air conditioning/ HVAC Systems safely, and to the highest standard.
  • Provide effective solutions to the faults found.
  • Attend manufactures training courses.
  • Uses of cloud based Protean job processing system.
  • Aim for fix first time on all repairs.
  • Provide the highest standard of service or repairs to build on our already excellent relationship with our customers.
  • Data input into Protean
  • Coordinate customer requirements to other departments within the business, to ensure effective customer service.
  • Actively promote the company in the best light
  • On call out rota covering 24 Hour call-out currently one week in eight

The Person:

The ideal candidate will be a team player with great communication skills and have at least 5 years’ trade experience in servicing, repairs and maintenance of Air conditioning systems. (Installation experience not essential but would be an advantage) Refrigeration equipment experience is also essential.

Qualifications:

  • Full UK Driving licence
  • FGAS certified to CAT1. C&G or CITB
  • Qualified to Level 2 NVQ or C&G in air conditioning and refrigeration
  • Additional related qualifications desirable but not essential (e.g. NVQ Level 3 or C&G in Air Conditioning)
  • Experience with Air Conditioning split systems, VRF systems, Close Control CRAC Systems, Water Chillers and HVAC Systems

Working Hours: 40 Hours per week – Additional hours may be required.

Location: We are looking for 2 candidates one based in Glasgow and one based in the Midlands.

Salary & Benefits: Remuneration dependent on experience, Company vehicle, company uniform, PPE and mobile phone will be provided.

Service Administrator Vacancy

The ACE Group brings together over 50 years of expertise in compressed air and cooling/refrigeration technologies, providing a comprehensive range of services from turnkey solutions to repair and maintenance.

We are currently recruiting for an Administrator to support the Service department.

 

Main Responsibilities:

Our aim is to provide a high standard of service and build on our already excellent relationship with our customers. This role will involve:

  • Provide administrative support
  • Uploading of quotations to customer database
  • Processing Purchase orders to sub-contract suppliers
  • Progressing purchase orders
  • Updating quotations spreadsheet
  • Liaising with customers to request purchase order uplifts
  • Liaising with customer help desk in relation to any database queries
  • Liaising with sub-contractors to ensure that job sheets are received
  • Ensuring RAMS are received and uploaded onto customer database
  • Generating quotations using our Protean system
  • Receive and process orders, liaise with sub-contractors regarding any changes
  • Liaise with customers to keep them informed of status of jobs, to solicit and resolve inquiries and complaints at the earliest opportunity
  • Monitor the progress of jobs, order spare parts, liaise with sub-contracts, alter schedules and process jobs in accordance with the customer requirements and to our company standards.
  • Management and application of the service database

The Person:

The ideal candidate will have a good standard of Education with at least 5/C/GCSE’s or equivalent and be able to demonstrate excellent time management skills with the ability to prioritise. Computer literate with a working knowledge of the Microsoft Office package and Office systems and procedures.

Working Hours: 40 Hours per week.

Location: Radcliffe, Manchester.

Salary: Renumeration based on experience.

Close date for applications: 13/09/2019

Interviews are anticipated to take place: Week commencing 23rd September

Parts Administrator Vacancy

The ACE Group brings together over 50 years of expertise in compressed air and cooling/refrigeration technologies, providing a comprehensive range of services from turnkey solutions to repair and maintenance.

We are currently recruiting for a Parts Administrator to provide administrative support functions to our Purchasing Department.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Provide administrative support to Parts Manager including: Assisting with technical enquires, locating correct part numbers using website catalogues and manuals, processing of Spare Part Purchase Orders.
  • Communicating with customers – Answering telephone, quoting, progressing orders and delivery times, maintaining relationship with customers.
  • Liaising with suppliers – Requesting quotes, raising purchase orders, progressing orders.
  • Creating jobs and assigning stock
  • Occasional invoicing
  • Data-input of new stock items, monitoring of stock levels

The Person:

The ideal candidate will have customer service experience, will be able to demonstrate strong IT skills and be able to work in a fast-paced environment. Purchasing experience is also advantageous.

Working Hours: 08:30 – 16:30 Monday – Thursday, 08:30 – 16:00 Friday

Location: Radcliffe, Manchester.

Salary: Renumeration based on experience.

Close date for applications: 20/09/2019

Interviews are anticipated to take place: Week commencing 23rd September

Please send all job applications to rachael.smith@acegroup.org.uk .

How To Apply

For current positions within the ACE Group please send a cover letter and your CV to rachael.smith@acegroup.org.uk
For current positions at Cool & Heat please send a cover letter and your CV to rachael.smith@acegroup.org.uk