Refrigeration Service Engineer - London

Job Description

Vacancy: Refrigeration Service Engineer

Location: within 20 miles of Watford

The Service Engineer will be responsible for the installation, planned maintenance and repair

of a variety of cryogenic storage systems and laboratory freezers across the whole of the UK,

but with a focus on London, Oxfordshire and Cambridgeshire.


Reporting to Service Manager:

• Carry out service, repairs, installation of cryogenic storage systems and lab freezers as


• Carry out on-job training;

• Attend manufacturer training as and when required by the company;

• Ensure:

o Company provided tools kept in good condition and replaced as required;

o Company Test equipment in date for calibration and good condition;

o Keep company vehicle in good and roadworthy condition;

• Report any issues concerning the above to the Service manager or Director in his


• Reporting to customers site at the time and date specified to carry out service, repairs,

installation of laboratory equipment as designated by service manager;

• Carry out in-house repairs/ installations as required by the company;

• Complete monthly company expenses with full recs signed and handed in on time to

the service manager or Director in his absence;

• Understand procedures and systems within the Sales and Service dept. including

Microsoft word, excel and e-mail.


The company offers a complete range of innovative sample storage solutions and

associated products, and has a wealth of knowledge and experience in selling, servicing

and installing these products in the UK. Key products include: cryogenic storage and

projects, liquid nitrogen generators, industrial -80C freezer systems, laboratory refrigeration,

sample tracking software, inventory control systems and laboratory monitoring systems. The

company has a dynamic, energetic and focused team of sales, service and technical

experts to help best serve their customer’s needs.


• Basic engineering skills essential;

• Experience of cryogenics and industrial refrigeration would be highly beneficial;

• Professional and presentable manner;

• Confident and self-motivated;

• Excellent communication skills (written and oral);

• Good technical aptitude;

• Initiative;

• Autonomy;

• Full and preferably clean driving licence;

• Home location within easy travel of Hertfordshire/London border.