Refrigeration Engineer (PV/RE)

Last updated 4 days ago
Location:Southampton

Refrigeration Engineer

Location: Southampton, SO15 1AW

Salary: Competitive

About the Company:

Pentalver Transport is an award-winning container logistics company. We are currently recruiting for a permanent Refrigeration Engineer to join our team in Southampton. As a Refrigeration Engineer you will be responsible for monitoring and repairing container refrigeration units on site and off site as required.

This is a full-time, permanent position working 40 hours per week. Successful candidate will be required to cover on-call rota, including weekends.

Refrigeration Engineer Responsibilities:

  • Repair and maintain refrigeration containers and Gensets to a high standard.
  • Order parts (via office function), as and when required in a timely manner.
  • Set-up reefers for bookings including monitoring of reefer temperatures.
  • Test and repair refrigeration containers including occasional steam cleaning, PTI (Pre Trip Inspection).
  • Be the company front of house during out of hours, cover at the container ports and with domestic customers.
  • Ensure that the call out rota is covered to provide emergency repairs on customers units and carry out downloads when required.
  • Check refrigeration containers coming into and leaving the PTI Line for damage, ensuring damage is reported and appropriate action taken.

Refrigeration Engineer Requirements:

  • Electrical fault-finding ability and experience.
  • Mechanical aptitude and sound engineering skills.
  • F-Gas qualification.
  • Full UK driving licence.
  • Previous experience in the refrigeration industry.
  • Transport Refrigeration knowledge preferable.
  • Mature approach to H&S requirements.
  • Flexible to work outside normal business hours and overtime as needed.

Refrigeration Engineer Benefits:

  • Competitive salary
  • Regular overtime
  • 25 days of annual leave increasing up to 28 days with the length of service (plus Bank Holidays)
  • Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Pension scheme
  • Regular training
  • Company van

If you think that you are suitable for this Refrigeration Engineer role, please apply now!

Please be advised that successful appointments are subject to a satisfactory DBS check.