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Airmech has been a cornerstone in the compressed air industry since 1980, growing from a family-run start-up to one of the leading providers in the region. As we continue to expand, we are seeking a skilled Compressed Air Engineer to help us deliver exceptional service and solutions to our clients. Join us to be part of a team that values tradition, innovation, and a friendly, supportive work environment.


If you are interested in applying for one of our vacancies, please email info@air-mech.co.uk.

If you believe your experience and knowledge would benefit us in future positions, we’d love to hear from you. Please send us your CV along with a cover letter explaining why we should choose you to join our team.


Compressed Air Engineer

Job Title: Compressed Air Engineer

Contract: Permanent, Full-Time (08.30-16.30 Mon-Fri)

Location: Midlands, UK (with occasional national travel)

About the Role:

As a Compressed Air Engineer, you will:

  • Perform planned maintenance and service on various compressors and compressed air systems.
  • Respond to equipment breakdowns, diagnose faults, identify necessary parts, and complete repairs.
  • Provide detailed reports and communicate findings to management.
  • Offer improvement suggestions directly to clients, enhancing customer satisfaction and system efficiency.

We Offer:

  • A competitive salary package with a clear path for progression.
  • Minimal on-call duties and occasional weekend work, respecting your work-life balance.
  • 24 days holiday plus bank holidays.
  • Fully funded ongoing training, empowering you to advance within the company.
  • A company vehicle and mobile phone for professional use.
  • A pension scheme, performance-related bonuses, and private medical insurance after a qualifying period.
  • A family-orientated work atmosphere, with staff outings and social activities

About You:

  • At least 4 years of experience in the compressed air industry.
  • Strong knowledge of air dryers, filtration, and pipework systems.
  • Proficiency in mechanical/electrical engineering with substantial product knowledge of major compressed air systems (e.g. Compair, Hydrovane, Ingersoll Rand, HPC, Atlas Copco).
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with a knack for advising and engaging with clients.
  • A keen understanding of industry Health & Safety standards.
  • Diagnostic skills to effectively identify and solve issues.
  • Reside locally (preferred) and hold a full UK driving license.
  • GCSE or equivalent in English Language (required).

Apply Now!

We’re excited to hear from trailblazers who are ready to grow with a company that values their contributions and respects their personal time. Apply by sending your CV and a cover letter to info@air-mech.co.uk. We look forward to welcoming you to our family.

Application Deadline: Friday 28th June 2024

Interviews: w/c Monday 1st July 2024

At Airmech, we are proud to foster an inclusive and diverse workplace. We are committed to equality and believe our differences enhance our team.