Air/Water Technician

Job Type:



£30000 - £30000 Per Annum

Employment Type: Full-time, Monday to Friday Location: Reading/Bristol

We are a working with an well-established provider of air hygiene and water treatment solutions, catering to a diverse range of clients in sectors such as High Security, Healthcare, Local Government, and Education. Their national operations are supported by dedicated teams of technicians, with their Head Office based in Bristol. As they continue to grow, they are seeking talented individuals to join their team. They offer competitive salaries, benefits, and ample annual leave, with a focus on supporting career development.

As an Air Technician, your responsibilities will include conducting fire damper tests, maintaining air handling units, cleaning ventilation and extract systems. This role will require on-site work at various locations across England. You will also occasionally be involved in water hygiene tasks, such as water monitoring, tank cleaning, TMV servicing, disinfections, showerhead descales, and water sampling.

Given the nature of our work, you must be willing to travel, including occasional overnight stays. Currently, we are seeking technicians in the Reading-Bristol area. Security vetting is a requirement, ranging from baseline enhanced DBS checks to high-level security clearance (CTC), as we primarily operate in high security sites.

Key Responsibilities:

Adhere to health and safety regulations, method statements, risk assessments, and safe systems of work

Conduct fire damper testing and inspections

Install access doors

Perform maintenance on air handling units

Carry out grease hygiene cleaning and readings

Clean ductwork and ventilation systems

Apply corrosion treatment to AHUs

Maintain accurate documentation, including timesheets, expenses, survey forms, and job sheets

Occasional involvement in water hygiene tasks

Essential Experience/Qualifications:

Strong knowledge of health and safety practices with practical on-site experience

Ability to establish effective working relationships with colleagues

Ideally, some prior experience in field-based work

Previous exposure to water hygiene work is advantageous

Comfortable working at heights or in confined spaces, as required

Willingness to work occasional unsocial hours and travel/stay away from home

Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal

Ability to pass an enhanced CRB or DBS check

Valid driver's license

Key Benefits:

Competitive salary based on experience

Company vehicle, including personal use

Fuel card

Company pension

Life assurance

Wellness Programme (Employee Assistance Program)

Ongoing training and personalized career progression plan

Referral programme

33 days of annual leave, inclusive of public holidays

Additional leave day for your birthday

Additional Benefits:

Company pension scheme

Free parking

Life insurance

Referral programme

Sick pay


Monday to Friday

Overtime may be required

Work Location:


Field-based role, involving travel

If the role is of interest, feel free to get in touch with Casey on 07951 950291 or email casey@projectstart.co.uk

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