Refrigeration Engineer

We are looking for an experienced Refrigeration Engineer to join our growing teams based in the locations shown below.


Bishop Stortford

About the position

As a Refrigeration Engineer you will be responsible for travelling extensively around Norfolk, Suffolk, Essex, Hertfordshire and occasionally nationally, visiting client sites to install, service and maintain air conditioning and refrigeration equipment.

About Pitkin & Ruddock

Pitkin & Ruddock provide complete temperature control solutions, services and maintenance to all our customers in the East Anglia region and across the UK. Our company was established in 1954 and pride ourselves in helping businesses big and small.

Everything we do at Pitkin & Ruddock Ltd starts with people; our success is built on long term working relationships with our customers, employees and suppliers. We are a large, local, family company that pride ourselves in delivering excellence through service.

We consider our employees to be part of our family and continually invest in their development so our business will grow – to ensure that we continue to meet the challenges of an ever-changing world of technical and environmental issues.

Key responsibilities

  • Installation, Service and Maintenance of Refrigeration systems.
  • Participate in ‘On-Call’ system to provide our customers with 24-hour breakdown cover.
  • Encourage and assist in the development of trainees and junior engineers.
  • Complete company documents i.e. job cards, time sheets and maintenance reports.
  • Provide feedback to company management.
  • Provide a high standard of work.

The ideal candidate will possess the following skills and attributes

  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience working on Refrigeration systems.
  • City & Guilds or equivalent in Refrigeration and Air Conditioning.
  • City & Guilds 2079 Refrigerant Handling Certificate.
  • Have a flexible approach to working hours.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills.
  • Great customer service skills.
  • A good knowledge of Health & Safety.
  • Able to work and support team as well as independently.
  • Full clean UK Driving Licence.
  • Positive ‘can do’ attitude.

This is a full-time position that offers a competitive package depending on experience.

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