We're Hiring (Again!)

Posted by Bruce Bricknell on Thursday 3 May 2018
Bruce Bricknell

Corgin are hiring again! With unprecedented growth over the past year, we are needing to expand our competent team of site-work engineers even further. Below is some information on the role - if this is of interest to you or anyone else that you know, then please get in touch on or call 01785 229 300 and ask for Bruce.

Plant Fitter/Installation & Maintenance Engineer

Company Background

Corgin’s core capability is enabling environmental compliance: helping our clients to ensure that their airborne emissions and wastewater discharges are safe and compliant.

We are well-established in the construction, waste and wastewater sectors, and serve all of the UK wastewater utility companies and their Tier 1 contractors. We also have clients in many different industrial sectors: energy, mining, quarrying, food processing, medical, chemical, petrochemical and steel.

As a family-owned company established in 2001, our experience in environmental compliance solutions dates back to the early 1990's.

Corgin have an excellent team culture based on a clear vision, strong ethics and sound values – we are all committed to hard work, good fun and continuous improvement!

Position Overview

We are looking for an enthusiastic, proactive, honest and hard-working individual with a ‘can-do’ attitude, to work as a plant fitter/installation and maintenance engineer in our busy and growing organisation. The engineer must be willing and able to travel throughout the UK and possibly overseas, with overnights away from home as required - sometimes being away for a full week and returning home for the weekend. The engineer will need to be fit, self-initiated and able to overcome challenges that arise on site, work to high standards and be able to meet targets and deadlines.

Equipment Overview

The role relates primarily to equipment sold and hired by Corgin:

Key Roles and Responsibilities
  • Installing and commissioning dust/odour suppression systems and wastewater treatment equipment on customers’ sites
  • Performing site surveys in view of the above: assessing the best method of installation; assessing access, cranage and other special requirements; taking and/or checking critical measurements; assessing potential risks; meeting the client, subcontractors and suppliers on site to agree installation methodology and understand expectations
  • Servicing, maintaining, troubleshooting and repairing dust/odour suppression systems and wastewater treatment equipment, both on scheduled service visits and emergency call-outs
  • Preparing equipment and picking parts prior to installations and servicing
  • Managing van stock of spare parts and consumables needed for installations and servicing
  • Maintaining in a ready-to-go state, and preparing for despatch, Corgin’s hire fleet of aeration equipment and dust/odour suppression in line with our core competency of ‘Rapid: right, on time’ – including servicing, troubleshooting and repairs
  • Occasional: receiving and storing warehouse goods, fulfilling customer orders and despatching goods promptly and accurately
Qualifications and Experience (Mandatory)
  • Broad working knowledge of and experience with mechanical and electrical equipment
  • Experience relevant to the job role
  • CSCS card
  • UK Citizenship or ‘Indefinite Leave to Remain’
  • UK Driving License
Qualifications and Experience (Preferable)
  • Experience maintaining diesel-powered plant
  • Experience with water pumps and water pipework
  • Experience with air compressors and air pipework
  • Experience with generators
  • Experience with 415V, 3-phase electrics
  • Experience with 12V/24V electrics
  • Experience with electrical troubleshooting
  • Experience with PLC programming
  • Experience with rotating industrial equipment such as motors, gearboxes, couplings and bearings
  • Experience managing a team of engineers
  • Mechanical or engineering qualification
  • Minimum two-day accredited health & safety management training course such CCNSG, SSSTS or SMSTS
  • 17th Edition qualification
  • IPAF qualification
  • Working at Height qualification
  • PASMA qualification
  • Confined Space qualification
  • Slinger / Lift Supervisor / Appointed Person qualification
Key Skills
  • Good literacy and communication skills
  • Good team leadership and management skills
  • Basic IT literacy
  • Good numeracy skills
Key Performance Indicators
  • Fulfilling installations and service work on time, within budget constraints, to full client satisfaction and with zero harm
  • Maintaining high standards of quality, health, safety and environmental compliance
  • Working to approved methods and submitting completed paperwork and reporting timeously
  • Achieving the above both individually and as a team
General Performance Expectations
  • Be honest, loyal and respect authority
  • Be timeous and courteous
  • Strive for continual improvement
  • Promote the good of the team
  • Complete work to high standards
  • Respect company vehicles, assets and other provisions
  • Maintain an efficient workspace and task system


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