Due to recent expansion of our business we require a full time Gas safe engineer to start immediately for the right candidate.

Main purpose of the role

To successfully perform domestic gas and oil boiler installations and central heating system upgrades, ensuring all activities are completed safely, efficiently and to the customer’s satisfaction within the requirements of Gas Safety (Installation & Use) and OFTEC Regulations.

Based in Faringdon, Oxfordshire, we offer a competitive salary, company van, uniform, ongoing training and standard pension.

Main Duties/Responsibilities

To install/replace boilers and carry out central heating system upgrades in private customer properties
To carry out servicing of boilers
To carry out fault finding and repairs to gas/oil boilers
To carry out general plumbing duties in private dwellings
To ensure customer property is respected at all times and work is carried out in a clean and tidy manner
Ensure jobs are completed to an agreed timescale
Strictly adhere to all Health & Safety procedures and all relevant industry standards, and complete work place risk assessments
Demonstrate a high level of customer service at all times
Ensure all administration tasks are performed in line with company procedures


Experience in all aspect of gas including repairs, fault finding, domestic gas heating installation, including boiler replacement and system upgrades
Experience in domestic oil heating would be an advantage
Experience of general plumbing
Proven knowledge and understanding of all variations of boiler, central heating and electrical installations
Knowledge of building and gas safe regulations
Experience of the requirements of health and safety legislation (including risk assessments)

Essential Qualifications and Accreditations

You must hold a current GAS SAFE CERTIFICATE
Desirable Qualifications, Skills and Experience
OFTEC – 101
OFTEC – 105E
OFTEC – 600A

Required experience: Installation: 3 years
Required licence: Full clean driving license
Job Type: Full-time


If you think you have the right qualities to be part of the team at The Purple Plumbing People, then email your CV and covering letter to info@purpleplumbingpeople.co.uk

Or post it to:

The Purple Plumbing People
Unit 6, RAC Estate,
Park Road,
Oxon SN7 7BP