Heat Pump Installation Engineer - Twickenham

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Help us make a big green dent in the universe. We're on a mission to drive the global renewable energy revolution, and we need loads more people to help us make our vision a reality.

We're looking for heat pump installation engineers in the Twickenham area!

We are looking for both experienced heating engineers and heat pump installers who share our vision to move away from fossil fuels and provide low carbon sustainable heating technology to our customers.

Do you want to help our customers decarbonise their homes with incredible low carbon tech? Can you deliver outrageous service to our customers and bring them on the journey to net zero? If you think you’ve got what it takes, read on...What you'll do You’ll work as part of a team to install low carbon technology in customers homes - starting with Air Source Heat PumpsYou’ll learn about new technologies and get awesome training in our state of the art £10m training centre, to give you the confidence to install the kit, find solutions to challenges and share low carbon advice to our customersYou’ll use your knowledge and experience of heat pump installations to deliver an outrageous experienceYou’ll review and challenge technical specifications and mechanical drawingsYou’ll commission air source heat pumpsYou’ll lead a team; responsible for your crew and empowered to make on-the-fly decisions to do what’s right for you and your customers What you'll have You’ll be an experienced plumbing and heating engineer with knowledge of heating system design and installation and the ability to fault find. You’ll also have domestic hot & cold water system knowledgeYou’ll have post-qualification experience within the industry and appropriate qualifications to be able to work with minimal supervision - team leadership experience a bonusYou’ll have experience of reviewing and challenging technical specifications & mechanical drawingsYou’ll have a mechanical background 

Desirable but not essentialIt would be great if you had some experience with heat pump installations, however we will train you up if notIdeally, you’ll be competent with hydraulic systems to design & quality standards - CIBSE & MCSPrevious experience within an MCS accredited organisation a plusIt would be great if you had electrical fault finding & multimeter experience, but it’s not essentialQualificationsFor this role you must have a NVQ level 2 (or equivalent) within Plumbing and Heating pathway and a Full, clean Driving Licence

It would be great if you had some of the below tooWRAS Water Supply RegsUHW10/HWSS Unvented DHW Storage Systems Gas safe certificationBPEC L3 or equivalent in heat pump installationF-GasPart L Energy EfficiencyWhat we offer £31,000 - £41,000 basic salary (depending on experience) £2,500 annual bonusShare Options in Octopus Energy£25 per week lunch allowanceUse of company toolsUniform and all PPECompany Vehicle and fuelOctopus Energy benefits package (see below)Why else you'll love it hereOctopus Energy is a unique culture. An organisation where people learn, decide, and build quicker. Where people work with autonomy, alongside a wide range of amazing co-owners, on projects that break new ground. We want your hard work to be rewarded with perks you actually care about!We've officially a world class company to work for [Best Companies] and we're in Glassdoor's [Top 50 best places to work in 2022]What do you get? Click hereMore about our Low Carbon Team...

Octopus Energy Services is spearheading the transition to greener, cheaper energy through the installation of in-home technologies; from smart meters and EV chargers; to low carbon heating, home batteries, solar, and beyond. We deliver smart energy, low carbon solutions for our customers.

We’ve fallen head-over-heels with heat pumps - which provide an ultra-efficient, reliable alternative to gas boilers. Our low carbon heating teams will learn all about them at our £10m training and R&D centre to become the defining force in installing these magical systems. Utilizing Octopus Energy’s awesome tech power we’re making electric heating the smart, accessible and clean choice for every home in the UK. 

At Octopus, the customer is at the heart of everything we do. As the face of the whole company, our diverse, industry-leading field force delivers the outrageous experience Octopus Energy customers love and expect.We need awesome people to drive the global renewable energy revolution and help make our vision a reality. We are looking for Heat Pump Engineers who share our vision to move away from fossil fuels and provide low carbon sustainable heating technology to our customers.

Do you want to help our customers decarbonise their homes with incredible low carbon tech? Apply now!

If this sounds like you then we'd love to hear from you.

Studies have shown that some groups of people, like women, are less likely to apply to a role unless they meet 100% of the job requirements. Whoever you are, if you like one of our jobs, we encourage you to apply as you might just be the candidate we hire. Across Octopus, we're looking for genuinely decent people who are honest and empathetic. Our people are our strongest asset and the unique skills and perspectives people bring to the team are the driving force of our success. As an equal opportunity employer, we do not discriminate on the basis of any protected attribute. Our commitment is to provide equal opportunities, an inclusive work environment, and fairness for everyone.

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