Gas Heating Engineer

Wrekin Housing Group

We are actively seeking talented gas heating engineers to join our growing trades teams.

Salary: £36,429 per annum, plus an enhanced rate for working on a Sunday or a Bank Holiday.
Hours: Full time permanent, 40 hours per week covering a Monday to Sunday Rota
Location: Within all properties maintained and managed by the Wrekin Housing Group including but not limited to Shropshire, Staffordshire and the Midlands.

The role
We are looking for suitably qualified individuals who have both experience of servicing and breakdowns on domestic heating systems, working on a wide variety of boilers.

Key responsibilities will include assessing the work to be undertaken, ensuring it meets the agreed specification and, where appropriate, organise relevant materials for the work. You will also liaise with tenants and other customers and take responsibility for completing the appropriate paperwork associated with the work being undertaken.  

What you will need
Successful applicants will need to have a flexible approach to work and a can-do attitude, delivering the highest levels of customer service.

You will have the relevant ACS qualifications and have experience of maintaining and servicing domestic heating systems and working unsupervised as part of a team.

Given the environment you will be working in, you must be able to demonstrate effective communication, strong team working, organisational, interpersonal skills and maintaining high levels of confidentiality at all times. You will be expected to promote a positive, friendly and understanding attitude towards our customers and other colleagues in order to achieve consistency with the high levels of performance, efficiency and quality that is expected of our Employees.

Download the full job description and person specification here.

In return, in addition to offering a rewarding opportunity to develop your career within a supportive team, we will provide all successful candidates with a company vehicle and fuel card for business use and a PDA, along with full workwear and PPE.

The organisation
The Wrekin Housing Group’s partnership between The Wrekin Housing Group and Choices Housing Association enables a focus on meeting and exceeding the needs and expectations of our wide range of customers.

We are at the forefront of making a difference to people’s lives. As a socially minded business, we provide 13,000 homes for affordable and social rent across Telford & Wrekin, Shropshire and Staffordshire. We have ambitious plans to grow up to 16,000 homes by 2025 and we are also an innovative and well recognised provider of advice, support and care.

Alongside our growth plans we are embarking on a fundamental transformation programme to modernise how we interact with our customers, engage communities and support partners. Everyone matters at Wrekin so we are investing in our people and the systems they use, all to improve quality and choice across the organisation.

We want individuals who inspire positive change, communicate clearly and enable our people to support each other and grow together so we deliver for our customers, right across our socially minded business.

To apply, please download and complete the expression of interest form here and send it by email to 

Expressions of interest for this role will be accepted until 31 January 2022. Exact interview dates will be confirmed with shortlisted applicants.