Careers

CAREERS

Here at Acme we offer a range of careers for individuals looking to work in a busy, challenging environment at our main offices in Blackburn, Lancashire and also around the UK in our field based roles.

 

Since day one, our staff have helped the company develop into the business that it is today and we only look to recruit the best talent into our company.

 

The skills and attributes our staff can bring to the business is the most important aspect of our recruitment process and we recruit solely on these skills and attributes in accordance with our equal opportunities policy.

 

As part of our ongoing expansion programme, we are seeking talented, ambitious and motivated individuals to join or team for both internal and field based roles.

 

Why Start A Career At Acme?

  • 50 Years of experience and knowledge within the trade
  • So you can trust we know what we are doing
  • We have the commitment and ambition to build a positive reputation
  • You will develop with people who want to share their decades of industry knowledge and experience with you
  • You can be part of a team of people who are a pleasure to work with and have pride the career they have chosen
  • Leaders of innovation in our field, we constantly strive to be at the forefront of technology
  • We are part of Pentland Group PLC, a truly international brand
  • We want our employees to progress, that is why we provide training and qualifications regularly
  • We recognise the importance of staff benefits and offer our employees competitive rates of pay along with other benefits such as a contribution pension scheme and private medical insurance.
  • We dont offer jobs, we offer careers

CURRENT OPENINGS

Maintenance Contracts Manager

We are a long established supplier of a diverse range of, Commercial Refrigeration, Catering & air conditioning equipment operating nationally. We operate in a competitive sector, but have proven our credentials by providing our customers with a high level of service.
Reporting to the Service Director applications are invited for this exciting role in the busy service department.

Key duties to include:

  • Ensure the efficient management of the maintenance engineers to meet the requirements of the contract base
  • Ensure that all contract SLA’s and KPI’s are achieved.
  • Develop forward plans, schedules and assessments in order that the department workload is completed in a timely, efficient and profitable manner.
  • To lead, inspire and motivate all team members to meet the departmental objectives and targets
  • Review, develop and implement procedures within the department to ensure the smooth running of the maintenance operation
  • Develop effective working relationships with all internal and external customers at all levels
  • Promote and realise the potential held within the department to generate revenue and maximise profit
  • Assist senior management in the progression and attainment of corporate objectives.
  • Ensure Health and Safety is followed at all times and complied with at all times.
  • Show a commitment towards the team undertaking training session, team briefing and appraisals.
  • Attend sites and contract reviews to ensure contracts are running efficiently and profitable and all customer requirements are being met
  • To complete necessary paperwork to facilitate the smooth running of the department.
  • To work closely with other Managers to achieve objectives the service department overall objectives and targets are met.
  • The person:
  • Experienced professional with relevant experience within the service and maintenance sector.
  • Self-motivated and team player
  • Excellent inter personal skills.
  • Keen eye to detail.
  • Experience of working in a fast moving high pressure environment.
  • Ability to multi task.
  • Strong I.T Skills
  • Strong communication skills both verbally and written.
  • A people manager with the ability to delegate, direct and get the job done.

This is a full time position Monday to Friday 08:30am to 17:00hrs. In return we offer a company contribution pension scheme, private medical insurance and group staff discounts. To register your interest, for a full job description and for an application form, please forward your C.V to: recruitment@acmefg.com
Closing date 20/10/2017

Maintenance Coordinator

Applications are invited for this exciting role in the busy maintenance department.

Key duties to include:

  • Ensure Maintenance calls are scheduled in align with customer SLA’s.
  • Present Quotations for remedial works following maintenance works being carried out.Handle inbound and outbound calls in a timely manner.
  • Provide a point of contact and supply information proactive to contract customers.
  • Assist in the planning and scheduling of work for the maintenance engineers maximising efficiency and productivity.
  • Liaise with various departments to achieve effective communications channels to ensure that each departments work is carried out and company standards are met.
  • Working closely with the other engineering team on the completion of outstanding work. Ensure that all contract SLA’s and KPI’s are achieved.
  • Provided necessary update reports, handling queries and enquiries effectively and within agreed time scales.
  • Liaise with multiple stakeholders, using a variety of communication methods professionally and with the highest of customer service.
  • Complete administration tasks associated with data entry, deciphering engineer reports and information ensuring accurate records are held.Ensure Health and Safety is followed at all times and complied with at all times.
  • To complete necessary paperwork to facilitate the smooth running of the department.
  • To work closely with other Managers to achieve objectives the service department overall objectives and targets are met.

The person:

  1. Organised, able to work under pressure and to tight deadlines.
  2. Flexible and able to react to changing situations.
  3. An effective communicator on all levels to internal and external customer.
  4. Possess strong I.T skills
  5. Enjoy planning, be to prioritise work load and hold a key eye for detail.
  6. Have the ability to multi-task and be committed to working as a team.

This is a full time position Monday to Friday 08:30am to 17:00hrs, include participation on the out of hours call handling rota. In return we off company contribution pension scheme, private medical insurance and group staff discounts.

To register your interest, for a full job description and for an application form, please forward your C.V to: recruitment@acmefg.com

Acme is an equal opportunities employer

Closing date 30th Sept 2017

Service Coordinator

We are a long established national supplier of a diverse range of, Commercial Refrigeration, Catering & air conditioning equipment operating nationally.

We operate in a competitive sector, but have proven our credentials by providing our customers with a high level of service.

Applications are invited for this exciting role in the busy service department.

Key duties to include:

  • Handle inbound and outbound calls for planned service call ensuring this is completed in a timely manner.
  • Provide a point of contact and supply information proactively to service customer with regards to existing service calls.
  • Planning and scheduling of work for the Service engineers maximising efficiency and productivity.
  • Ensure that all contract SLA’s and KPI’s are achieved.
  • Provided necessary update reports, handling queries and enquiries effectively and within agreed time scales.
  • Liaise with multiple stakeholders, using a variety of communication methods professionally and with the highest of customer service.
  • Complete administration tasks associated with data entry, deciphering engineer reports and information ensuring accurate records are held.
  • Ensure Health and Safety is followed at all times and complied with at all times.
  • To complete necessary paperwork to facilitate the smooth running of the department.
  • Order parts and complete customer quotations in a timely and efficient mannerTo work closely with other Managers to achieve objectives the service department overall objectives and targets are met.
  • Liaise with multiple stakeholders, using a variety of communication methods professionally and with the highest of customer service.
  • Complete administration tasks associated with data entry, deciphering engineer reports and information ensuring accurate records are held.

The person:

  1. Organised, able to work under pressure and to tight deadlines.
  2. Flexible and able to react to changing situations.
  3. An effective communicator on all levels to internal and external customer.
  4. Possess strong I.T skills
  5. Enjoy planning, be to prioritise work load and hold a key eye for detail.
  6. Have the ability to multi-task and be committed to working as a team.

This is a full time position Monday to Friday 08:30am to 17:00hrs, include participation on the out of hours call handling rota. We offer ongoing training, Company contribution pension, Private Medical Insurances and Staff discount scheme.

To register your interest, for a full job description and for an application form, please forward your C.V to: recruitment@acmefg.com

Acme is an equal opportunities employer

Closing date 30th Sept 2017

Inbound Service Call Handler

We are a long established supplier of a diverse range of, Commercial Refrigeration, Catering & air conditioning equipment operating nationally. We operate in a competitive sector, but have proven our credentials by providing our customers with a high level of service.

Applications are invited for this role in the busy service department to provide first class service to customers. The main aspects of the role are:

  • To effectively and professionally take incoming calls relating to all aspects of service and maintenance of refrigeration, catering and air-conditioning products and equipment.
  • To contribute to the overall progression and success of the department. To input accurate client information obtaining specific details to contact requirements and deadlines across multi contracts through the company’s in house programme Siclops and new system Aeromark.
  • Ensure that all information is created accurately in order to all the service coordinators to allocate work to engineers and in line with KPI’s and SLA’s in place.
  • Maintain a professional attitude at all times when dealing with customer on the telephone and other departments. Working closely with colleagues so that workload is managed effectively to reach set targets.
  • Deal with queries effectively and professionally.
  • Ensures that company paperwork is collated, recorded so that accurate records can be maintained.Be committed to providing a first class service.

The person:

  1. Organised, able to work under pressure and to tight deadlines.
  2. Flexible and able to react to changing situations.
  3. Have experience of working in a previous role.
  4. Able to demonstrate financial competencies and understanding.
  5. An effective communicator on all levels to internal and external customer.
  6. Possess strong I.T skills
  7. Have the ability to multi-task and be committed to working as a team.
  8. Professional approach to all tasks and responsibilities

This is a full time position Monday to Friday 08:30am to 17:00hrs for three months due to increased work in the department, (Includes participation on the out of hours call handling rota after training).

To register your interest, for a full job description and for an application form, please forward your C.V to:

recruitment@acmefg.com

Acme is an equal opportunities employer.

Closing date 30th Sept 2017

Invoicing Administrator

We are a long established supplier of a diverse range of, Commercial Refrigeration, Catering & air conditioning equipment operating nationally. We operate in a competitive sector, but have proven our credentials by providing our customers with a high level of service. Applications are invited for this exciting role in the busy service department.

To effectively invoice clients for services completed relating to all aspects of service and maintenance of refrigeration, catering and air-conditioning products and equipment. To contribute to the overall progression and success of the department.

To produce invoices for work carried out meeting specific deadlines across multi contracts through the company’s in house programmes (Siclop and Aeromark).Ensure that all invoices are created accurately in terms of costing and in line with KPI’s and SLA’s in place.

Maintain a professional attitude at all times when dealing with customer on the telephone and other departments. Working closely with colleagues so that workload is managed effectively to reach set targets.Ensures that company paperwork is collated, recorded so that accurate records can be maintained.

To complete necessary paperwork involved in the charging of customer accounts for services provided.Work with the Finance team to resolve any customer queries in relation to invoices received.

The person:

  1. Organised, able to work under pressure and to tight deadlines.
  2. Able to meet invoicing target and thrive working to deadlines.
  3. Flexible and able to react to changing situations.
  4. Have experience of working in a similar previous role.
  5. Able to demonstrate financial competencies and understanding with keen attention to detail.
  6. An effective communicator on all levels to internal and external customer.
  7. Possess strong I.T skills.
  8. Have the ability to multi-task and be committed to working as a team.
  9. This is a full time position Monday to Friday 08:30am to 17:00hrs, include participation on the out of hours call handling rota.

To register your interest, for a full job description and for an application form, please forward your C.V to: recruitment@acmefg.com

Acme is an equal opportunities employer.

Closing date 30th Sept 2017

Service Coordinator

We are a long established national supplier of a diverse range of, Commercial Refrigeration, Catering & air conditioning equipment operating nationally. We operate in a competitive sector, but have proven our credentials by providing our customers with a high level of service.

Applications are invited for this exciting role in the busy service department.

Key duties to include:

  • Handle inbound and outbound calls for planned service call ensuring this is completed in a timely manner.
  • Provide a point of contact and supply information proactively to service customer with regards to existing service calls.
  • Planning and scheduling of work for the Service engineers maximising efficiency and productivity.
  • Ensure that all contract SLA’s and KPI’s are achieved.
  • Provided necessary update reports, handling queries and enquiries effectively and within agreed time scales.
  • Liaise with multiple stakeholders, using a variety of communication methods professionally and with the highest of customer service.
  • Complete administration tasks associated with data entry, deciphering engineer reports and information ensuring accurate records are held.Ensure Health and Safety is followed at all times and complied with at all times.
  • To complete necessary paperwork to facilitate the smooth running of the department.
  • Order parts and complete customer quotations in a timely and efficient mannerTo work closely with other Managers to achieve objectives the service department overall objectives and targets are met.Liaise with multiple stakeholders, using a variety of communication methods professionally and with the highest of customer service.
  • Complete administration tasks associated with data entry, deciphering engineer reports and information ensuring accurate records are held.

The person:

  1. Organised, able to work under pressure and to tight deadlines.
  2. Flexible and able to react to changing situations.
  3. An effective communicator on all levels to internal and external customer.
  4. Possess strong I.T skills
  5. Enjoy planning, be to prioritise work load and hold a key eye for detail.
  6. Have the ability to multi-task and be committed to working as a team.

This is a full time position Monday to Friday 08:30am to 17:00hrs, include participation on the out of hours call handling rota. Benefits include Private medical insurance, staff discounts, on-going training opportunities and company contribution pension.

Closing date 30th Sept 2017

Acme is an equal opportunities employer.

Catering Engineer Field Service Engineer

Acme FG provides Sales, Service, Maintenance of Commercial Catering, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning equipment to a diverse customer base throughout the UK.

 

We are looking to recruit Field Service Catering Engineers (Gas Safe Registration required) nationwide. You will be qualified Catering Engineer and will have experience of installing and repairing a broad range of commercial kitchen equipment and specific items such as commercial glasswashers, dishwashers and ovens etc. Ideally you will be time served although applications are invited from improvers. Ideally you should have gained CCCN1, COMCAT1,2,3,5, CONGLP1.

 

Salary will be according to experience, but in addition we offer an attractive benefits package, company van and uniform. Hours of work to be discussed at interview and the successful candidate will be expected to have flexible approach to work. Includes working on a rota (including weekends and evenings) and with the possibility of work away from home on occasion.

 

To be considered, and for an application form send your CV to:recruitment@acmefg.com

Closing date 30th Sept 2017

Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Field Service Engineer

Acme Facilties Group provides Sales, Service, Maintenance and Spares to a diverse customer base nationally.

 

Due to on-going expansion and additional work we are looking to recruit a Refrigeration Field Service Engineers in the following area:

  • Nationwide

 

You will be responsible for delivering a first class service to our customers. You will have experience of similar work, and be proficient with the repair; fault diagnosis, installation and maintenance of commercial refrigeration, air-conditioning plant, experience of working within the brewery industry would be desirable, on equipment such as bottle coolers, ice machines, cellar and line coolers.

 

A qualification in refrigerant handling (F-GAS) is essential, a qualification in hydro-carbons desirable. Knowledge of light industrial Air Conditioning equipment is desirable. Ideally you will be time served and have a proven track record, you must be able to work independently in all aspects of the role to a high standard.

 

Salary will be according to experience, but in addition we offer an attractive benefits package, company van, uniform and the opportunity to work for a growing company. Hours of work to be discussed at interview and the successful candidate will be expected to work on a twenty four hour rota covering out of hour calls at weekends and with work away on occasions.

 

To be considered, and for an application form send your CV to:recruitment@acmefg.com

Closing date 30th Sept 2017