Tesco Maintenance

HVAC Engineer

26 Feb 2018
26 Mar 2018
Jessica MassieWilliams
Contract Type
Full Time

Tesco Maintenance are looking to recruit a HVAC engineer in Manchester to join our Service team. At Tesco, our stores and offices couldn’t function without the support of our Maintenance Team. A Service Technician is an integral part of this team, delivering a great quality service to Tesco customers and colleagues using our operating model in order to minimise breakdowns which could impact trading.


We offer excellent benefits that help to make Tesco Maintenance a great place to work. These include the right tools and equipment to help support employees every day. Uniform and personal protection equipment to ensure comfort and safety in the working environment. Support from a large regional team as well as training, qualifications and support to build a successful career. A fantastic package with regular exposure to Tesco deals, discounts and offers. After 6 months you will receive a Colleague Card, giving you 10% discount on your Tesco shopping throughout the year, both in-store and on-line. When you join us you’ll be able to join our Pensions scheme.

Main Responsibilities

- Undertake all allocated HVAC reactive and planned maintenance tasks to an agreed standard.
- Complete tasks within SLA requirements, with work orders opened and closed in real time.
- Verisae usage and parts replenishment.
- Timely completion of reactive and planned works carried out to agreed standards, achievement of first fix and maximising equipment uptime.
- Effectively diagnose and identify faults and failures with equipment and systems and provide effective solutions and escalate where necessary.
- Provide regular updates to helpdesk and planning team on task status.
- Liaising with the store technicians and updating them on the status of maintenance work.
- Provide HVAC technical support as required, e.g. advice regarding major operational issues.
- Carry out work in accordance with all health and safety requirements and adhere to best safety working practices at all times.
- Ensure parts and materials are ordered in a timely manner through company processes. Fit parts or components as prescribed by company procedures.
- Ensure appropriate audits and checks are carried out in line with standards provided.
- Deal with and make safe all health & safety related works following processes laid down by organisation’s Health and Safety Policy.
- Ensure appropriate audits and checks are carried out in line with standards provided.
- Proactively manage task volumes in conjunction with the helpdesk and planning team.
- Notify the helpdesk and planning team of procedural task condition on completion of works.
- Complete engineering surveys and technical reports as necessary and cascade all key data to relevant personnel.
- Attend training courses as and when necessary to ensure skills are kept up to date to meet customer needs.
- Supporting change within the business to ensure continuously improved performance. Highlighting opportunities to complete tasks in a “better, simpler or cheaper” way.
- Delivering non-negotiable standards across the store.

Ideal Candidate

Skills and experience needed to be great at this role:

- Great communication skills.
- Experience in a customer focussed environment.
- Great team working experience.
- The ability to prioritise workloads.
- Full UK driving licence.
- NVQ Level 2 or equivalent is required along with FGAS 2079 cat 1 as a minimum requirement.

Ideal additional skills include:

- Experience in;

* air conditioning.
* Comfort cooling systems.
* Ventilation systems.
* Hot & cold water systems.
* LPHW heating & water systems.
* Controls systems.
* Electrical installations.

- Hands on experience of large Multi deck DX coil package system / VRV's / Split systems.