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Situations Vacant – last updated 25th May 2021

 

Sales & Technical Support Vacancy

Become part of a fantastic team within a growing company supplying pool builders with swimming pool products and chemicals, based in Newbury. A team player with the ability to work on your own initiative, you will have some experience in, or knowledge of swimming pool products.

Main duties will include:-

To provide technical sales support within the PPG Offices at Newbury to the company’s customers and prospective customers for all sales areas.
Follow in-house and other prescribed technical courses to become familiar with swimming pool technology including pumps, filters, heat pumps, dosing and circulation systems.
Provide back-up support to the Sales Team and internal colleagues.
To process sales orders efficiently and accurately and provide a point of contact for customers wishing to progress their orders, following through to successful delivery to the customer.

Interested? Please send your cv and current salary details to david.sargentson@polletpoolgroup,co.uk

25/5/21

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Pool Installation Engineer

Jetform Swimming Pools are an award-winning swimming pool contractor company based in Essex.  We are seeking a reliable and skilled Pool Installation Engineer to join our Construction/Refurbishment team.  This is a permanent position available with immediate start.

The position involves working on high-end luxury domestic and commercial new build sites, mainly in London and the home counties, as well refurbishments projects of existing swimming pools, spas, plunge pools, water features, saunas and steam rooms.

The Role

This is an exciting and varied role for a hands-on individual, who enjoys working out on-site as part of a two or three-person team.  Your duties would include the following;

  • Working on building sites as well as finished homes on all aspects of Swimming pool and Spa installations.
  • 1st fix shell fittings, pipework and cabling.
  • Tanking systems.
  • Pool finishes.
  • Liner installs.
  • Pool cover installs.
  •  
  • Working to deadlines.

The Candidate

  • Previous experience in the multi-trade construction or swimming pool industry essential.
  • Understand pool plumbing / filtration systems.
  • Ability to follow verbal and written instructions.
  • Demonstrate the ability to use your own initiative to solving problems on site.
  • You will have a professional, friendly and confident manner with the ability to communicate well with both clients and colleagues. You will need to be physically fit and able to work within a busy hands-on environment.
  • Hold a full clean UK driving licence.
  • CSCS Card holder.
  • Must be able to swim.

Benefits

  • Excellent rates of pay depending on experience.
  • 20 days paid holiday plus 8 Bank holidays per year
  • Sick pay scheme increasing with length of service
  • Auto enrolment into company pension scheme
  • Overtime available
  • Mobile Phone
  • Company van
  • Uniform

If you think you have the right skills and personal attributes to join the team then please get in touch. Please send cv to info@jetformpools.co.uk

25/5/21

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Job Title:                                        Swimming Pool Engineer (Routine Service Engineer)

Reporting To:                                Field Service Manager

Full / Part Time:                            Full Time

Salary:                                            £28,000 – £32,000 – Depending On Experience

Overtime:                                      Frequently Available

Benefits:                                       Company Vehicle

Mobile Phone

20 Days Holiday Plus 8 Bank Holidays Increasing with Service

Company Pension Scheme

DG Pool & Leisure are looking to strengthen and complement their existing team with an experienced Swimming Pool Service Engineer. 

The Company is based in Partridge Green, West Sussex and operates on a National basis working in both the Commercial & Domestic sectors specialising in filtration, automatic dosing, UV & refurbishment works.

Job Scope:   To carry out routine servicing and attend breakdowns for both existing and new clients, primarily in the domestic sector. To carry out balance tank cleaning/filter media changes/refurbishments as and when required.

Job Context:   A job as a Swimming Pool Engineer will involve working with Pools, Spas, Saunas, Steam Rooms & associated plant.  This job entails both working alone and as part of a team.  As our work is on a National basis you will be required to stay away from home when required. 

Experience Required: 2 years experience working in the Swimming Pool Industry or as a Pool Plant Operator

Skills / Abilities / Personal Attributes:    Self-motivated and the ability to self-manage

Good standard of written literacy skills and legible handwriting

Good attention to detail, able to accurately complete and maintain records of work

Able to work as part of a team and individually, using own initiative

Excellent communication skills – able to explain technical issues to those who are nontechnical / clients

Full clean UK Driving License

If you think you have the right skills and personal attributes to join the team then please get in touch.

For a full Job Description or to apply for the vacancy, please forward your CV to Alexandra Mannion, alexandra.mannion@dgpools.co.uk

19/5/21

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Senior Service Engineer

About the company

Aqua Platinum is one of the largest swimming pool companies in the UK offering a bespoke design and build service within the high-end luxury swimming pool, spa and wellness market.

Due to continued growth, we have an opening for a senior service engineer to join our team of in-house service engineers who are trained in all the key responsibilities required in maintaining the quality and operational performance of all features expected from our highly competitive weekly, fortnightly and monthly packages available.

About the job

Aqua Platinum Service are looking for a senior service engineer who

is keen to grow with the company and enjoy the challenge of working on high-end pools and wet leisure areas for both residential and commercial clients, mainly in London and surrounding areas.

Tasks will including service and maintenance, fault finding, refurbishment and installation, reporting directly to the Service Manager.

Your duties will include:

  • Carry out pool/spa and plant room service and
  • Carry out pool and plant room installation and
  • Be able to work from a set of drawings and ensure all materials are organised for installation within the project time
  • Must have a minimum 5 year’s previous experience in pool and plant room maintenance and
  • Must have thorough understanding of all swimming pool equipment including pumps, filters, pipe work, automatic dosing and uv/ozone water treatment
  • Experience of cover installations/service and knowledge of environmental units would also be an advantage but not
  • Good understanding of electrical
  • ISPE membership would be an advantage but not essential
  • Full Driving License
  • CSCS Card would be ideal but not

This role will involve travel to site mainly in central London but also possibly other sites throughout the UK.

Benefits

  • Salary £30-35K depending on
  • Overtime available
  • Company van
  • phone
  • Fuel card
  • Tools and uniform
  • pension
  • 22 days paid holiday plus bank holidays

If you meet the requirements and feel that this Senior service engineer role is right for you then please apply today by sending your CV to: Tom@Aquaplatinumprojects.co.uk

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Trainee Engineer

Location: London and South Coast

Salary: £18,000 per year

About the Company:

Aqua Platinum Projects is one of the largest swimming pool companies in the UK offering a bespoke design and build service within the high-end luxury swimming pool market. Due to continued growth, Aqua Platinum are looking to engage additional swimming pool engineers who are keen to grow with the company and enjoy the challenge of working on high-end pools and wet leisure areas for both residential and commercial clients, mainly in London and surrounding areas.

About the role:

 With continued business growth we are hiring a new trainee pool and spa engineer, we are looking for a someone keen to learn a new skill, hardworking, excellent customer service skills, presentable, excellent written work to progress within the company.

The role will involve training to become a fully trained commission engineer who will be responsible for handing over completed projects, including carrying out plant room installations, remedial works. The role will include full chemical training and handling.

Requirements

  • Full UK Driver Licence
  • High work ethic and standards
  • Good communication skills
  • GCSE Maths and English (Grade C or above)
  • Physically fit (the job can be very labour intensive)
  • Punctual and well presented
  • Excellent customer service skills

Benefits

  • Overtime available
  • Tools and uniform
  • Pension
  • 22 days paid holiday plus bank holiday

Schedule of work

  • 8 Hour shift
  • Monday to Friday

If you meet the requirements and feel that this Trainee Engineer role is right for you then please apply today by sending your CV to: karen@aquaplatinumprojects.co.uk

 

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Project Manager

 Location: Hampshire / London

 Salary: £30,000 – £50,000 DOE plus bonus scheme

About the Company:

Aqua Platinum Projects are swimming pool design and build specialists, offering a unique approach and first-class service for our clients throughout London and Southern England. Dedicated to producing and utilising the most detailed designs, highest quality materials and ever-evolving construction methods they are at the forefront of the wet leisure industry, providing the best quality and service available.

Project Manager Responsibilities:

  • Liaise with Sales/Design/Logistics departments at handover stage of project to ensure the smooth running of site to meet
  • Organise sub-contractor labour and in-house
  • Monitor job costs and progress against
  • Issue RAMS to
  • Health & Safety duties – ensure all personnel, recruitment and induction procedures are completed on and off site to ensure compliance with relevant legal and H&S legislation including the company’s H&S Policy.
  • Ensure recruitment needs are
  • Training (site staff) –identify and ensure that personnel attend such courses that are deemed

Project Manager Requirements:

  • Must have previous Project Management experience
  • Must have experience managing projects within Swimming Pool / Construction / similar industry
  • Project management qualification would be an advantage
  • Full UK Driving License
  • Pro-active / forward thinking
  • Experience of project management software an advantage

Project Manager Benefits:

  • Company car / vehicle with fuel card
  • Mobile phone
  • Laptop
  • Pension scheme

If you believe you are suitable for the Project Manager role then please apply now by sending your CV to: Tom@Aquaplatinumprojects.co.uk

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FIELD SERVICE ENGINEER

VACANCY

Sterling Hydrotech Ltd is a well-established, independent, national swimming pool water treatment company. We currently have a vacancy for a Field Service Engineer.

The main purpose of the role will be to service and maintain client swimming pools and assist with any refurbishment activities.

Ideally you will be an experienced electro – mechanical Field Service Engineer, electrically biased with knowledge and experience of installation and fault finding, on both three-phase and single-phase equipment and control equipment.

Knowledge of mechanical installations including plastic pipe-work would be an advantage, along with the ability to work alone unsupervised, as well as part of a team.

A clean driving license is required and you will be asked to sit a theoretical and practical test during your interview.

The position is field based and we are interested in any suitable candidates, based in then North of England. As part of your role you will be asked to travel outside of your local area and stay overnight to meet the requirements of the business.

Sterling Hydrotech Ltd offer a comprehensive package including, a competitive salary, company van, expenses and pension scheme.

Applications should be made in writing, enclosing a copy of your CV, with details of your present salary to Sarah Barnard, Service Manager, sarah@sterling-hydrotech.co.uk

Sterling Hydrotech are an equal opportunities employer.

12/4/21

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POOL SERVICE AND INSTALLATION ENGINEER

The Opportunity

London Swimming Pool Company is seeking fully trained and experienced service and installation engineers to join our team in New Malden, Surrey. Successful candidates will already have experience in the pool trade and be able to demonstrate their ability to work on their own initiative, as well as part of a team. Ideally, you will be qualified to ISPE Technician Standard and an electrical qualification is desirable.

Role and Responsibilities

  • Install and service specialist controls, such as dosing systems, auto levelling systems and other controls of a similar nature

  • Electrical installation experience would be beneficial
  • Fault-find and remedy on dosing systems, auto levelling systems and other controls of a similar nature
  • Ability to work on and repair automatic swimming pool covers
  • Monitoring the regular servicing of the systems detailed above
  • Service clients’ pools as specified
  • Maintain storeroom supplies/stocks
  • Assist with the refurbishment of swimming pools and spas

Package & BenefitsThis role offers a salary of £30,000-£37,000 per annum depending on experience, performance related annual bonus, 20 days annual leave plus bank holidays, company pension, company vehicle, mobile phone and company uniform.

To apply in confidence, please contact Jamie Smith – jamie@londonswimmingpools.com.

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EXPERIENCED CONTRACTS MANAGER

The Opportunity

London Swimming Pool Company is looking for an experienced and highly motivated Contracts Manager to join its team in New Malden, Surrey.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Manage new build and refurbishment contracts on a day-to-day
  • basis and report to the Project Director
  • Ensure projects are completed to the very highest standard
  • Manage sub-contractors and directly employed staff on projects
  • Purchase equipment
  • Effectively managing the budget for each project
  • Attend site meetings

Skills and Experience

  • Proven experience in the pool industry preferable
  • Extensive knowledge of the construction industry
  • High attention to detail
  • Ability to read construction drawings
  • Computer literate
  • Ability to use MS Project software

Package & BenefitsThis role offers a salary of £40,000-£50,000 per annum dependingt on experience, 20 days annual leave plus bank holidays, company vehicle, company pension and mobile phone.

To apply in confidence, please contact Jamie Smith – jamie@londonswimmingpools.com.

Updated 8/3/21

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Office Location: The Carriage Works, London Road, Bridgeyate Bristol, BS30 5NA

 Job Role: Swimming pool installation and service engineer.

Contract type: Permanent

Our Company Background:

Clear Water Revival leads the way in providing high quality design, build and maintenance packages that deliver cutting edge natural swimming pools with innovative water filtration systems. Reducing energy demand and demonstrating techniques in harmony with nature, we are offering our customers exciting eco-alternatives as well as market-leading designs, excellence of construction and exceptional levels of customer care. Clear Water Revival has enjoyed consistent growth in demand for its swimming pools over the past three years which has given rise to the opportunity for an addition to its fantastic team.

Opportunity overview:

This is a rare opportunity to join an ambitious and well-established swimming pool construction and maintenance company. Reporting to the Site Supervisor, you will join a dynamic and experienced team responsible for delivering our exciting and diverse programme of swimming pool construction projects around the UK and also occasionally helping to maintain our portfolio of built pools.

Detailed Person Requirements.

You will have a sound technical and practical background in general construction and maintenance. You will:

  • Have excellent interpersonal skills (you will be a CWR ambassador and customer facing).
  • Have 3+ years of experience in the construction or swimming pool industry, preferably with plumbing experience and ISPE qualification.
  • Have a sound knowledge and demonstrable experience in pool plumbing and electrics with an understanding of heating systems or swimming pool heating technology.
  • Be able to read and interpret construction drawings to execute setting out of equipment accurately in order meet programme.
  • Be used to providing consistent feedback internally and to clients and other project stakeholders. Have experience of working both independently and in a team-oriented, collaborative environment.
  • Be highly organised with the ability to plan and prioritise work with your manager.
  • Demonstrate the ability to use initiative to solve problems on site.
  • Have a Clean UK Driving license and be professional in appearance at all times.
  • be able to work in all weather conditions (with the requisite protection).
  • Have knowledge of Health and Safety policy and legislation with CSCS cards / CDM regulations.
  • Knowledge and experience with excavating equipment and hardscape installation would be a bonus.

You will need to be comfortable with travel and occasional nights away from home (you will be provided with a company van). You will ideally be located centrally within the M4 corridor to enable easy travel between the Southeast, Southwest, The Midlands, and our HQ in Bristol.

Benefits

  • Salary negotiable and depending on experience.
  • Company van
  • Tools and uniform
  • 23 days annual leave plus all applicable English bank holidays (8 days).
  • After completion of 2 years’ service you will be entitled to take your birthday off as an additional paid holiday.
  • Access to the EAP-Employee Assistance Programme.
  • Automatic enrolment to company pension scheme
  • Upon completion of probationary period, option to join the company Private Healthcare scheme. Ability to add dependants at a reduced rate.

If you meet the requirements and feel that this role is right for you then please apply today by sending your CV to: Jasonb@clear-water-revival.com

4/3/21

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Pools and Gardens Ltd – currently has an opportunity for an additional experienced and versatile Swimming Pool Engineer to join our professional and highly skilled team of swimming pool and hot tub engineers.

This position to include for assisting with carrying out Swimming Pool & Hot Tub installations and Services and for repairs to plant & equipment along with assisting with Swimming Pool Construction.

 Tasks will include:
  Servicing swimming pools

  Testing water and applying the correct chemical products

  Fault finding, repairing and replacement of equipment such as pumps, filters and water treatment units

  Plant room and pipe work installations and repairs

  Fault finding on automatic covers

  Installation of pool liners

  Assisting with the construction and refurbishment of swimming pools as and when required including for all building and landscaping works,

The applicant will have a proven track record of fault finding, repair and installation with all core swimming pool equipment and plant. A minimum of 5 years experience in the swimming pool trade is required.

 The ideal candidate will:
  Have Qualifications such as Gas Safe, NECIEC, Oftec or ISPE (beneficial but not essential)

  Be willing and able to learn new skills and understand new products as they develop.

  Have a full UK Driving Licence

  Be reliable, punctual, well presented, polite and articulate

  Have a positive and friendly attitude

  Be fit and healthy. (Some aspects of the role will require lifting and carrying)

  Be meticulous with a keen eye for detail

  Take pride in their work

  Will produce accurate records and paperwork for each job.

The candidate needs to be a good communicator at all levels and have the ability to deal professionally with customers while giving them good service.

This is an interesting and very varied job for the right candidate as it involves many aspects of the business but can be pressurised during busy times.

Vehicle and equipment provided during work hours only. Salary negotiable according to experience. Some weekend work is required on a rota basis.

Only Candidates with the required Swimming Pool Engineering experience will be considered.

Job Type: Full-time

Please apply by email to: sales@poolsandgardens.co.uk

25/2/21

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Revit Technician / BIM Coordinator

Location: Whiteley, Fareham PO15 7FT

Salary: Experience Dependant (circa. £35,000 per annum plus bonuses & perks)

About the company:

Aqua Platinum Projects are a market leading swimming pool (and facilities) design and build specialist, providing turnkey solutions to domestic customers, main contractors, and commercial developers.

Due to continued growth and industry expectations, we are looking to engage a Revit Technician / BIM Coordinator keen to help develop themselves and the company, and who would enjoy the challenge of designing for high-end prestigious projects.

Duties of the Revit Technician / BIM Coordinator:

  • 2D & 3D draughting to design and develop detailed projects with the team, both creative and technical design input required.
    • As an example, this could include pools design, plant specification, ventilation calculations, thermal experiences and so much more!
  • Detail and develop MEP services and other aspects of the design in line with the project specifications.
  • Assist the Project Leads with the implementation of BIM processes, ensuring that the business follows the necessary standards to client team protocols.
  • Lead and promote BIM in the business, ensuring that BIM is used most efficiently by arranging and/or delivering training, and provision of guidance notes and tutorials to others when required.
  • Establish best practice working methods for BIM, complementary applications, and technology; continued R&D required to keep up with industry standards.
  • Work with the Design Managers to ensure projects are deliverable and can be produced within specified timeframes. Would need to be involved in DTMs when required.
  • Ensure models are validated and COBie requirements are met.
  • Help to develop the standard CAD libraries / Revit families and content management protocols.

Essential Skills:

  • Proficient in AutoCAD and Revit using BIM to Level 2 (LOD 300) and above (min 3 years).
  • Experience working in a common data environment with federated models and clash detection.
  • You will be able to communicate confidently and professionally through good oral and written skills with both clients and contractors.

Desirable Skills:

  • Strong technical background in MEP and fit-out environment.
  • BIM certification would be beneficial.
  • Experience with ISO19650, COBie and other forms of information exchange.
  • Document management software experience.

Job Benefits:

  • Bonus scheme
  • Work from home capabilities
  • Training courses
  • Company pension scheme
  • Free parking
  • Friendly open plan office

If you meet the requirements and feel that this role is right for you then please apply today!  Email your CV to karen@aquaplatinumprojects.co.uk

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Site Manager

Location: London

Salary: Negotiable

Hours of Work: Monday – Friday 8am-4.30pm

About the Company:

Aqua Platinum Projects are swimming pool design and build specialists, offering a unique approach and first-class service for their clients throughout London and Southern England. Dedicated to producing and utilising the most detailed designs, highest quality materials and ever-evolving construction methods they are at the forefront of the wet leisure industry, providing the best quality and service available.

As Site Manager you will be working on site working as part of the on-site team, reporting directly to the Project Manager and office-based management team and be responsible for the day to day management of the project on site.

Site Manager Responsibilities:

  • Managing the programme to ensure that labour and materials are on site as and when required to meet deadlines
  • Attending regular internal management meetings to monitor project progress and costs 
  • Maintaining internal communication with management team. 
  • Attending H&S and briefing meetings to ensure all induction procedures are completed and tool box talks as required by site and ensure compliance at all times to meet the company health and safety standards and processes 
  • Managing sub-contractor performance
  • Compiling and manage snagging and variations  

Site Manager Requirements:

  • Must be experienced in high-end commercial fit-out
  • 2-year’s site management experience minimum 
  • SMSTS
  • Banksman training beneficial 
  • CSCS Card
  • First Aid qualification an advantage
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Must be well organised

Site Manager Benefits:

  • Mobile phone
  • Laptop
  • Pension scheme

If you meet the Site Manager requirements, then please apply now either online or email your CV to karen@aquaplatinumprojects.co.uk

 

27/1/21

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Technical Manager

Based: Mid-Sussex (with travel across Sussex area) Salary: £30,000-£40,000 depending on experience.Company Description: Hydrocare Leisure is one of Sussex’s leading swimming pool companies and a current member of SPATA (Swimming Pool and Allied Trade Association).   

Based in Sheffield Park, East Sussex, Hydrocare Leisure provide pool installations and maintenance across Mid-Sussex. Whether it is a small family pool or a large commercial pool we strive to maintain a high quality service. This approach is why we have such a high level of repeat custom, why our customers rate us so highly on Google and Facebook and how we are growing our business ‘organically’ through personal recommendations.  

Role Description:  We are currently seeking an experienced Technical Manager to oversee our Pool Engineering team. The Pool Engineering Team is responsible for the installation and maintenance of customer pools and spas – across both residential and commercial sectors. The role of Technical Manager is to manage the pool engineering team, ensuring the efficient allocation of work for our engineers. You will also take responsibility for whole job supervision from inception to completion (across new build pools and spa installations). We have a strong pipeline of new builds ranging from home pool installation, to large commercial installations. Whilst the primary focus of this role is the supervision of teams, as Technical Manager you will also use your technical skills to deliver operational duties where required – this might include hands-on installation works such as new pump room installations, pressure testing, leak detection and repair. This is a varied role is ideal for candidates who enjoy the management of people and making complex decisions, but also enjoy the more hands-on technical aspects of pool/spa installations, servicing and repair.   

Key responsibilities:  

  • Day to day management and supervisory responsibility for permanent staff or contractors assigned to work on site 
  • Management of the Site and all activities by staff and contractors, ensuring all health and safety protocols are observed 
  • Primary point of contact for customers during any maintenance, servicing or installation works 
  • Taking a strategic view on any decisions to ensure maximisation of objectives and targets of the business 
  • Preparation of new job quotes and all associated paperwork following company processes and using company online IT systems 
  • Compliance with all statutory regulations, health and safety executive, Company SPATA membership requirements, personal ISPE membership requirements, GDPR, etc. 

Required Skills and Experience: 

  • Outstanding complex pool engineering technical skills
  • High attention to detail with an ability to resolve complex engineering challenges 
  • Demonstrable people management skills
  • Demonstrable site management and job planning skills
  • Knowledge and experience of computer aided design (CAD) software 
  • NVQ Level 3 (or equivalent experience) in Pool/Plant. 
  • Gas Safe certification
  • Full, clean UK Driving Licence.

Please indicate your interest in the first instance by emailing: recruitment@hydrocare.co.uk

25/1/21

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JOB TITLE:                                                                    Thermal Cabin & Spa Engineer

REPORTING TO:                                                          Contracts Manager

DEPARTMENT:                                                             Contracts

LOCATION:                                                                   South East

FULL/PART TIME:                                                        Full Time

DATED:                                                                         February 2021 onwards

SALARY:                                                                       Best Rates Paid – Dependent on experience

BENEFITS:                                                                    Bonuses to be agreed / Van and phone provided

 

MAIN PURPOSE:

Due to significant turnover growth, Guncast Pools & Wellness design and construction company with offices in West Sussex & Oxford are looking to appoint a Thermal Cabin and Spa Engineer, to strengthen and complement the existing team. The company operates within the luxury swimming pool and wellness sector including designer private facilities, boutique hotel / club spas and wellness centres together with larger commercial leisure projects. Our scope would include the construction of swimming pools, installation of filtration and H&V plants together with fitting out of wellness suites, thermal cabins, saunas, steam rooms and spa feature areas. Some UK and overseas travel will be required. This is an exciting opportunity to join a new and expanding team, and potentially lead this team, working in association with Klafs the world leaders in the wellness industry.

KEY DUTIES:

On site working predominantly in the south of England and in central London, some travel might be necessary

Varied work combining the installation of saunas, steam rooms and other wellness facilities across a number of projects

Mechanical and electrical installations

Commissioning of works

Fault finding and problem solving, some maintenance and aftercare

General other on site works as required

ATTRIBUTES / QUALIFICATIONS

Previous experience in sauna, steam, swimming pool construction industry desirable but not essential

Knowledge and experience of general building practices

Experience of carpentry and M&E installations desirable

Ability to read and interpret technical drawings and schematics

Good understanding of electrics would be preferable

Good organisational and communication skills

Self-motivated and able to self-manage when required.

Basic computer literacy. Email use essential.

Build good working relationships with other parties both internal and external

CSCS card

Full, clean driving license

If you think this is the job for you then your personal attributes will include: being practically minded; a logical thinker, adaptable, hard working, organised and conscientious. Having excellent attention to detail; being a team player but enjoy working on your own initiative and taking responsibility for your own work. Lastly wanting to be recognised and rewarded for your hard work and progress within your career.

To find out more about Guncast please visit www.guncast.com

Please forward your CV to Zoe Slade HR manager by email zoe@guncast.com

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JOB TITLE:                                     Pool Contracts / Service Engineer

REPORTING TO:                           Contracts / Service Managers

DEPARTMENT:                              Contracts / Service / Small Works

LOCATION:                                    South East, London

FULL/PART TIME:                         Full time

DATED:                                           February 2021

SALARY:                                         Best rates paid dependent on experience

BENEFITS:                                     Bonuses to be agreed

MAIN PURPOSE:

Due to significant turnover growth, Guncast Swimming Pools, design and construction company with offices in West Sussex & Oxford are looking to appoint a new engineer, to strengthen and complement the existing contracts and service teams. The company operates within the luxury swimming pool sector both domestic and commercial. Experience in the swimming pool construction industry is preferable but not essential and training can be provided. Some away UK and overseas travel may be required.

KEY DUTIES:

  • On site working predominantly on sites in London but also anywhere in the south of England
  • Complete swimming pool plant room installations
  • Installing and testing all electrical aspects of swimming pool and associated plant installations
  • Cable installations
  • General other on site works as required
  • Small works / refurbishment projects
  • Service assistance
  • Fault finding
  • Integration of control systems
  • Commissioning of pool systems

ATTRIBUTES / QUALIFICATIONS 

  • Previous experience in swimming pool construction industry preferable but not essential
  • Knowledge and experience of general building practices
  • Ability to read and interpret technical drawings and schematics
  • Good organisational and communication skills
  • Self-motivated and able to self-manage when required.
  • Basic computer literacy. Email use essential.
  • Build good working relationships with other parties both internal and external
  • Electrical experience preferable
  • Carpentry experience preferable
  • Plumbing experience preferable
  • Full clean driving licence

If you think this is the job for you then your personal attributes will include: being practically minded; a logical thinker, adaptable, hard working, organised and conscientious. Having excellent attention to detail; being a team player but enjoy working on your own initiative and taking responsibility for your own work. Lastly wanting to be recognised and rewarded for your hard work and progress within your career.

To find out more about Guncast please visit www.guncast.com

Please forward your CV to Zoe Slade HR manager by email zoe@guncast.com

Service / Maintenance / Small Works Engineer

JOB TITLE:                                                       Service / Maintenance / Small Works Engineer

REPORTING TO:                                              Service Manager

DEPARTMENT:                                                Contracts / Service / Small Works

LOCATION:                                                      Field based / London and Central Southern

FULL/PART TIME:                                          Full Time

DATED:                                                            January 2021 onwards

SALARY:                                                          £28,000 – £33,000 per annum dependent on experience

BENEFITS:                                                       Bonuses to be agreed

MAIN PURPOSE:

Due to significant turnover growth, Guncast Swimming Pools, design and construction company with offices in West Sussex & Oxford are looking to appoint a new engineer, to strengthen and complement the existing contracts and service teams. The company operates within the luxury swimming pool sector both domestic and commercial, and experience in the swimming pool construction industry including filtration, heating and chemical dosing systems is required. Some away UK and overseas travel may be required.

KEY ACTIVITIES:

  • On site working predominantly on sites anywhere in the south of England and in central London
  • Maintenance works / alterations / plumbing
  • Small works / refurbishment projects
  • To undertake comprehensive pool surveys which follow a specific format
  • To undertake initial site inspections to determine problems and liaise with service manager over how to overcome these so client can be quoted accordingly
  • To assist the service manager with managing refurbishment and small works projects where necessary and procurement of specific or specialist parts where applicable
  • Fault finding and resolving problems / electrical and mechanical
  • Integration of control systems
  • Aiding contracts team when required or as service schedule allows in general swimming pool installations and commissioning works
  • General other on site works as required
  • Service assistance / call outs if required
  • Liaising/ interacting with clients and or housekeepers
  • Opening up / closing down outdoor pools at the beginning / end of the season
  • Servicing of indoor and outdoor swimming pools and all associated plant
  • Checking correct operation of equipment in the plant room and in pool hall including automatic covers
  • Manual and automatic chemistry correction and associated maintenance of automatic dosing equipment or treatment plant
  • Maintenance of air handling / treatment plant
  • Carrying out water sample testing
  • Tiling works

KEY SKILLS REQUIRED:

  • Previous experience in swimming pool construction industry
  • Knowledge and experience of general building practices
  • Ability to read and interpret technical drawings and schematics
  • Good organisational and communication skills
  • Self-motivated and able to self-manage when required.
  • Basic computer literacy. Email use essential.
  • Build good working relationships with other parties both internal and external
  • ISPE qualification or equivalent
  • CSCS card
  • Full clean driving license

ADDITIONAL PREFERRED SKILLS / QUALIFICATIONS

  • London driving experience
  • Level 3 City and Guilds Electrical installation
  • 17th Edition Wiring Regulations

If you think this is the job for you then your personal attributes will include: being practically minded; a logical thinker, adaptable, hard working, organised and conscientious. Having excellent attention to detail; being a team player but enjoy working on your own initiative and taking responsibility for your own work. Lastly wanting to be recognised and rewarded for your hard work and progress within your career.

To find out more about Guncast please visit www.guncast.com

Please forward your CV to Zoe Slade HR manager by email zoe@guncast.com

Added: 19/1/21 and 8/2/21

 



Swimming Pool Service Engineer

JOB TITLE: Swimming Pool Service Engineer

REPORTING TO: Service Manager

DEPARTMENT: Service

LOCATION: Field based / London and Central Southern

FULL/PART TIME: Full Time

DATED: January 2021 onwards

SALARY: £28 – £33k per annum – dependent on experience

BENEFITS: Bonuses to be agreed

MAIN PURPOSE:

Due to significant turnover growth, Guncast Swimming Pools are looking to appoint a new service engineer to strengthen and complement the existing team. The company operates within the luxury swimming pool sector both domestic and commercial, with offices in West Sussex and Oxfordshire.

KEY ACTIVITIES:

Liaising/ interacting with clients and or housekeepers

Weekly / fortnightly servicing of indoor and outdoor swimming pools and all associated plant

Checking correct operation of equipment in the plant room and in pool hall including automatic covers

Carrying out water sample testing

Small maintenance works / alterations / plumbing

Opening up / closing down outdoor pools at the beginning / end of the season

Manual and automatic chemistry correction and associated maintenance of automatic dosing equipment or treatment plant

Maintenance of air handling / treatment plant

KEY SKILLS REQUIRED:

Previous experience in swimming pool servicing To be well presented

Good Communication skills

Ability to communicate detailed and accurate information

Build good working relationships with other parties both internal and external

Full clean driving licence

ADDITIONAL PREFERRED SKILLS / QUALIFICATIONS

Experience in automatic chemical dosing systems

ISPE qualification (or equivalent) Ability to read and interpret technical drawings and schematics

Basic understanding of electrics

London driving experience

Pool construction and or plumbing experience

Electrical experience If you think this is the job for you then your personal attributes will include: being practically minded; a logical thinker, adaptable, hard working, organised and conscientious. Having excellent attention to detail; being a team player but enjoy working on your own initiative and taking responsibility for your own work. Lastly wanting to be recognised and rewarded for your hard work and progress within your career. To find out more about Guncast please visit www.guncast.com

Please forward your CV to Zoe Slade HR manager by email zoe@guncast.com

Added: 13/1/21


Senior Swimming Pool Engineer

Based: Mid-Sussex (with travel across Sussex area)

Salary: £30,000-£35,000 depending on experience

Company Description: Hydrocare Leisure is one of Sussex’s leading swimming pool companies and a current member of SPATA (Swimming Pool and Allied Trade Association). We install and maintain pools and we are well known for our friendly and efficient service. We have a team of skilled and qualified swimming pool engineers who undertake all aspects of pool care including the installation of new domestic and commercial Swimming Pools, Hot Tubs and Spas. Based in Sheffield Park, East Sussex, we cover installations and maintenance across the South East. Whether it is a small family pool, or a large commercial pool we strive to maintain a high quality service – it is this approach that means we have a high level of repeat custom and are growing our business through recommendation.

We are proud to have maintained 4.9 star rating on Google and Facebook – our customers rate our service as outstanding.

Role Description: Hydrocare Leisure Ltd is seeking an experienced Senior Swimming Pool Engineer with installations experience to join our growing team. The role will involve assessing and undertaking more complex repairs to both pools and plant rooms, as well as helping with the design and subsequent project management of new pool installations. This is a varied role, and we are seeking a candidate with a keen eye for detail who is as driven at providing excellent customer service as we are. You will attend customer premises to undertake fault finding/leak detection/repair jobs, undertake servicing including filters and visual inspection and all related pump room activities, deep cleaning as required, routing maintenance to pools and spas. You will also undertake pressure testing of pipework, rebuilding of plant rooms and install/maintain pool liners, filtration systems, pool heating systems (and AHU’s, should you have the expertise). Finally, as a Senior Swimming Pool Engineer, you will be involved in the design process for new pool installations (in conjunction with our head of design). You will also be responsible for project managing new installations from inception to completion. This is a varied role with excellent opportunity for personal development.

Summer Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00am – 5:30pm

Winter Hours : Monday-Friday, 8:00am – 4:00pm

A company van and fuel card is provided.

  Key Knowledge and Experience Required:

Essential:

  • Demonstrable previous installation and maintenance experience within the field of domestic pools
  • Experience of supervising of job planning, building, maintenance, refurbishment and plant room requirements
  • Experience of working with customers to design/advise on pool installation and design
  • NVQ Level 3 or equivalent in pool maintenance and/or pool plant operations
  • Evidence of continued professional development

Desirable:

  • In addition to the installation and maintenance of domestic pools, it would be highly desirable for the preferred candidate to have previous experience of commercial pool installations and/or maintenance
  • Additional trade qualifications relevant to maintenance/installation highly desirable
  • Supervision of directly employed or subcontracted engineers
  • Individual ISPE (Institute of Swimming Pool Engineers) Membership. Full member is desirable but not essential
  • Gas Safe
  • PADI Diving

Please indicate your interest in the first instance by emailing:

recruitment@hydrocare.co.uk

ALSO…

Spa and Pool Service Engineer

Based: Mid-Sussex (with travel across Sussex area)

Salary: c.£25,000+ depending on experience

Role Description: Hydrocare Leisure Ltd is seeking an experienced Spa and Pool Service Engineer to join our growing team. The Spa and Pool Service Engineer will undertake general annual servicing as well as decommissioning/recommissioning services as required. This role requires building and maintaining strong relationships with clients to ensure they are kept informed of works undertaken to ensure the proper running of their pool, hot tubs and spas during servicing. The Spa and Pool Servicing Engineer is often the primary point of contact for customers and is seen as ‘the face of the Company’. Key duties include: Opening and closing of customer pools, Spas and Hot Tubs throughout the seasons. Undertake annual servicing to include cleaning of filters, visual inspection of all moving parts and replacement of consumables/parts as needed. Test chemical balance of pool water, and add additional as required. General building and pool surround maintenance including rendering, tiling, deep clean tiled/concrete pool decks. The role is responsible for maintaining customer pools and spas in line with manufacturer specifications and to ensure that these are in excellent working order at all times.

Summer Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00am – 5:30pm

Winter Hours : Monday-Friday, 8:00am – 4:00pm

A company van and fuel card is provided.

Key Knowledge and Experience Required:

Essential:

  • Demonstrable previous maintenance/service experience within the field of domestic pools and spas
  • NVQ Level 3 or equivalent in pool maintenance and/or pool plant operations
  • Evidence of continued professional development
  • Full clean driving license
  • Excellent team working skills, customer service skills and a focus on quality.

Desirable:

  • Additional trade qualifications.

Please indicate your interest in the first instance by emailing:

recruitment@hydrocare.co.uk

Added: 9/12/20


 Pool Engineer

Job title: Pool Engineer

Location: London

Type: Permanent

Salary: £30-35k + car

About Role

Specialist Pool Engineer required for this large health and fitness operator in London.

Our client is an established leisure operator with a large portfolio of diverse, premium gyms and leisure facilities around London and the surrounding areas.

They are now looking to recruit a motivated and experienced Pool Engineer to mange all wet facilities across the portfolio. This role will include:

  • Servicing, maintaining, and installing water treatment equipment within the commercial leisure industry
  • Maintaining knowledge of chemical dosing, UV, filtration, pipework & swimming pool water treatment plant
  • Fault-finding and diagnosis of equipment
  • Reporting and budgeting
  • Self-management of time and resources
  • Working to deadlines

Candidates must have an electrical and/or mechanical based qualification and multi-site experience in the commercial pool sector. Knowledge of legionella control and domestic water systems would be desirable.

The business offers great training and a positive working environment whilst it continues to grow and thrive at an unprecedented level.

To apply contact: Jean@4leisurerecruitment.co.uk

Please quote ‘ISPE advert’ when applying.

Added: 14/10/20


Service/Commissioning and Install Engineer

Office Location: University of West England W Block, Cold Harbour Lane, Bristol BS161QY

Job Role: Swimming pool engineer for servicing and construction department.

Contract type: permanent

Salary: £25k+ (depending on experience)

Benefits:

  • Annual leave at 23 days plus UK bank holidays (8 days).
  • After completion of 2 years’ service you will be entitled to take your birthday off as an additional paid holiday.
  • Access to the EAP Employee Assistance Programme.
  • Automatic enrolment to company pension scheme
  • Upon completion of probationary period, option to join the company Private Healthcare scheme. Ability to add dependants at a reduced rate.

Hours: Full Time.

Interview date: Immediate.

Start date: ASAP.

Opportunity Overview:

This is a rare opportunity to join an ambitious and well-established swimming pool construction and maintenance company. Reporting to the Head of Operations, you will be a new addition to a dynamic team responsible for delivering our exciting and diverse programme of swimming pool construction projects around the UK and maintaining our portfolio of built pools.

Our Company Background:

Clear Water Revival is leading the way in providing high quality design, build and maintenance packages that deliver cutting edge natural swimming pool water filtration systems. An exciting opportunity lies in offering the only true chemical-free option available to a large global market of increasingly environmental and health conscious customers. Reducing energy demand and demonstrating techniques in harmony with nature, we are offering our customers exciting eco-alternatives as well as market-leading designs, excellence of construction and exceptional levels of customer care.

Role Overview:

  • Filtration system maintenance
  • Media changes
  • Pump install
  • Water-testing
  • Pipework upgrades, pressure testing.
  • V bulb and lamp changes
  • Cover services
  • Stock control
  • Swimming pool plant installations
  • Cable and pipework installations
  • Commissioning

You will need to be comfortable with travel and nights away from home (you will be provided with a company van). You will ideally be located centrally within the M4 corridor to enable easy travel between the Southeast, Southwest, The Midlands, and our HQ in Bristol.

Detailed Person Requirements.

You will:

  • have a sound technical and practical background in general maintenance and construction.
  • Have excellent interpersonal skills (you will be a CWR ambassador and customer facing).
  • Have 2+ years of experience in the construction or swimming pool industry, preferably with plumbing experience and ISPE qualification
  • Have a sound knowledge and skills in pool plumbing and an understanding of heating systems or swimming pool heating technology
  • Be able to read and interpret construction drawings.
  • Flag any practical issues with the design team as required
  • Have experience of working both independently and in a team-oriented, collaborative environment;
  • Be highly organized with the ability to plan and prioritize work with your manager.
  • Demonstrate the ability to use initiative to solve problems on site
  • Have a Clean UK Driving license and professional in appearance at all times
  • be able to work in all weather conditions (with the requisite protection).
  • Have knowledge of Health and Safety policy and legislation / CDM regulations
  • Knowledge and experience with excavating equipment and hardscape installation would be a bonus

Next Steps:

Please submit a CV to jasonb@clear-water-revival.com with covering letter, indicating your current notice period and why you are interested in the job.

A polite note for those who are not looking for a job: No contact from recruitment agencies please.

Thank you in advance for your interest in our company and this exciting position.

Added: 18/8/20