Engineering Technician - Newbury

Location: Newbury

Other information: 40 hour week

Salary: Competitive

Reference #: 127899

About Wolseley

Wolseley UK is an operating subsidiary of Ferguson plc, a FTSE 100 company, and the world’s largest trade distributor of plumbing and heating products and a leading supplier of building materials. The UK business is organised into trading brands, serving distinct customer groups. The brands are market leaders with outstanding reputations for supplying professionals in the construction market.

Wolseley UK also invests heavily in people through a company-wide training structure focused on developing core skills, and offers an award-winning pension and rewards package.

The role:

We are looking for a Refrigeration Engineering Technician to join our Newbury branch. You will be responsible for assemble custom build products, generate and amend electrical cad drawings as well as following job sheets, photographs, wiring diagrams and procedures.

Key responsibilities:

  • To assess the allocated work and ensure customer requirements are understood.
  • To plan out the job to meet the allocated timescale and produce job sheets for other workshop Technicians.
  • To ensure correct items are specified with each job before the build sheet is allocated.
  • To produce Cad drawings for workshop use
  • To assist in purchasing and office admin as necessary
  • To carry out brazing, assembly work and wiring to complete the jobs as needed.
  • Carry out pressure test in accordance with job specification as needed.
  • Complete build record sheets and amend if necessary.
  • Assist in order processing, production of build information and component specification.


As well as providing competitive salaries, we offer an impressive range of benefits including:

  • Paid holiday entitlement of 23 days rising to 25 days after two years’ service
  • Defined Contribution pension scheme
  • Flexible life and health benefits
  • Sharesave scheme
  • Confidential Employee Assistance Programme
  • Childcare voucher Scheme
  • Excellent staff discounts and voluntary benefits including gym membership and retail discounts 

About you:

  • Must have Refrigeration knowledge
  • Practical assembly skills.
  • Sound refrigeration knowledge.
  • Valid UK Driving Licence.
  • CAD drawing electrical and mechanical skills is desirable.
  • IT literate, MS Word and Excel
  • Electrical fault finding.
  • To be a team player.

Wolseley UK are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, or disability status.

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