Careers

We currently have 3 vacancies within the ACE Group.

We are always on the lookout for talented individuals to join our team, you can send a copy of your CV to rachael.smith@ace-group.eu .

Air Conditioning/Refrigeration Engineer

Cool and Heat as part of the ACE Group brings together over 50 years of expertise in compressed air and cooling/refrigeration technologies, providing a comprehensive range of services from planed routine maintenance, repairs, energy auditing, right through to the design and installation of turnkey solutions.

We are currently recruiting for an experienced Air-Conditioning Engineer to service and maintain a wide range of commercial refrigeration and air conditioning applications. 

The Role: Our aim is to provide a high standard of service and build on our already excellent relationship with our customers. This role will involve:

  • This is a field based role which requires travel to customer’s sites, occasional nights away, weekend and some night work.
  • Carrying out planned maintenance, or reactive diagnosis / repairs to refrigeration systems safely, and to the highest standard.
  • Carrying out planned maintenance, or reactive diagnosis / repairs to Air conditioning/ HVAC Systems safely, and to the highest standard.
  • Provide effective solutions to the faults found.
  • Attend manufactures training courses.
  • Uses of cloud based Protean job processing system.
  • Aim for fix first time on all repairs.
  • Provide the highest standard of service or repairs to build on our already excellent relationship with our customers.
  • Data input into Protean
  • Coordinate customer requirements to other departments within the business, to ensure effective customer service.
  • Actively promote the company in the best light
  • On call out rota covering 24 Hour call-out currently one week in eight

The Person: The ideal candidate will be a team player with great communication skills and have at least 3 years’ trade experience in servicing, repairs and maintenance of Air conditioning systems. (Installation experience not essential but would be an advantage) Refrigeration equipment experience is also essential.

Qualifications:

  • Full UK Driving licence
  • FGAS certified to CAT1. C&G or CITB
  • Qualified to Level 2 NVQ or C&G in air conditioning and refrigeration
  • Additional related qualifications desirable but not essential (e.g. NVQ Level 3 or C&G in Air Conditioning)
  • Experience with Air Conditioning split systems, VRF systems, Close Control CRAC Systems, Water Chillers and HVAC Systems

Working Hours: 40 Hours per week – Additional hours may be required.

Location: Mobile position covering the North West but also required to travel nationwide

Salary & Benefits: Remuneration dependant on experience, company vehicle, company uniform, PPE and mobile phone will be provided.

Please provide a current CV, this can also be accompanied with a covering letter detailing how you meet the personal specification requirements.

Junior Sales Representatives x2

The ACE Group brings together over 50 years of expertise in compressed air and cooling/refrigeration technologies, providing a comprehensive range of services from turnkey solutions to repair and maintenance.

We are currently recruiting for a Junior sales representive to work closely with customers and act as an all-round business consultant, identifying how customers can make their businesses pressure systems more efficient, through sales and service opportunities.

The Person:

The ideal candidate will start out as a Junior sales representative, selling products and services in a particular geographical area and business sectors with regular meeting with senior members of staff to monitor progress, issues and all aspects of the job. The ideal candidate will also have minimal sales experience.

The Role:

Selling products and services in a particular geographical area and business sectors with regular meeting with senior members of staff to monitor progress, issues and all aspects of the job.  You’ll be responsible for developing existing customer relationships and finding new customers through various marketing techniques such as cold calling and data base sales leads.

At first under supervision of senior staff, your specific duties are likely to include:

  • Maintaining and developing relationships with existing customers
  • Visiting potential customers for new business
  • Making accurate, rapid cost calculations
  • Providing customers with quotations
  • Negotiating the terms of an agreement and closing sales
  • Gathering market and customer information
  • Providing feedback on pricing structure, available support and KPI’s
  • Representing your organisation at trade exhibitions, events and demonstrations
  • Negotiating variations in price, delivery and specifications with your company’s managers
  • Advising on forthcoming product developments and discussing special promotions
  • Liaising with supplier to check on the progress of existing orders
  • Checking quantities of goods on display and in stock
  • Recording sales and order information and sending copies to the sales manager
  • Reviewing your own sales performance, against targets as you gain experience

Relationships: The first 1-3 months will require on-site training with our Installation team, Engineers, current sales staff and all the relevant areas of the business you will be targeting. You’ll work alongside other team members, such as the group sales manager, installation manager and the contracts manager, as in many company’s sales is now a team process.

Working Hours: 39 Hours per week

Location: We have vacancies in the South Manchester Area and Sheffield/Doncaster Area – Please specify on application which vacancy you are applying in relation to.

Salary & Benefits: Remuneration dependant on experience plus commission. Company vehicle and mobile phone provided.

Close date for applications: 23/11/2018

Interviews are anticipated to take place on: 30/11/2018

Please provide a current CV, this can also be accompanied with a covering letter detailing how you meet the personal specification requirements.

Please send all job applications to rachael.smith@ace-group.eu .

How To Apply

For current positions within the ACE Group please send a cover letter and your CV to rachael.smith@ace-group.eu
For current positions at Cool & Heat please send a cover letter and your CV to rachael.smith@ace-group.eu