The Gas Industry is vast and presents many challenging careers within it. From buying and selling gas and oil to installing and servicing domestic gas appliances. The Level 3 Gas Diploma opens up many doors to working with gas domestically within peoples’ homes to studying a degree in Oil and Gas Management. For more information on what jobs are currently available please use the following links:
Gas Service Technicians install, service and rectify faults on a range of domestic gas appliances. They work domestically within peoples’ homes and therefore require a polite and friendly manner. If you are a practical minded person who enjoys a varied role then this could be an ideal choice. You will need to work well with your hands and be good at solving problems.
Salaries typically start at £25000. Experienced Gas Service Technicians can expect between £30000 -£40000.
35-40 hours per week
Installing/servicing a range of gas appliances such as boilers, cookers, gas fires
Repair faults on a range of appliances
Order new parts
Carry out Gas Safety Checks in peoples premises
Complete and maintain records of work
Advise customers on issues such as energy and efficiency
To fully qualify as a Gas Service Technician you will need:
An industry recognised qualification such as the level 3 Gas Diploma
Accredited Certification Scheme (ACS) certificates for the appliances chosen to work on if not covered under the Diploma.