The Heat Store is recruiting

The Heat StoreThe Heat Store is recruiting

The Heat Store Ltd is an established business with over 30 years in the stove retail and installation industry. They require a HETAS registered wood/multi fuel stove and fireplace fitter , a Gas Safe registration is also a requirement and if you have both this will command a higher rate of pay.

This post is not for a sub-contractor we are looking to employ the right candidate.

The candidate should be professional, punctual, good with customers, reliable, self-motivated and happy to take and follow instructions.

A clean driving license is necessary as a company vehicle is provided.  We have two showrooms and cover a distance of 40 miles from Studley and Oxfordshire.  The role involves working at heights and manual work. Hours are 7.30am to 5.00pm (or completion of job on site) Monday to Friday.

To start as soon as possible please contact.

Contact The Heat Store

Contact with your CV or visit the showroom at.

2 Redditch Road, Studley, B80 7AX.

For HETAS job vacancies please visit


Milborrow Chimney Sweeps is recruiting

Milborrow Chimney Sweeps is recruiting

Milborrow Chimney Sweeps LogoDue to expanding business and customer base Milborrow Chimney Sweeps are looking for another stove/fireplace installer to join their growing team. Milborrow is an established, expanding company offering the complete comprehensive chimney service. (See website and for full details). Milborrow are HETAS, Gas Safe and Safe Contactor Registered and hold two Royal Warrants. They have a growing customer database of  customers and currently have 35 members of staff within offices and out on the road working around South East of England. The office/call centre is staffed daily from Pre 8am- Post 7pm to ensure an excellent and immediate customer service and support for operatives on the road.

Working alongside sister company Croydon Fireplaces who have a showroom of >110 appliances across 45+ brands they supply through Premier and Expert Retailer accounts with an onsite warehousing of >400 appliances in stock for immediate installation together with parts, spares etc as required.


Successful candidate requires; HETAS H003 & H006 training courses with on site experience. A professional, presentable appearance and a keen positive attitude when working with the general public. The ability to be self motivated, flexible, independent and happy to take and follow instructions. Applicants must be fit and healthy as manual work and working at heights is involved. A full driving license is required as a van (and equipment) will be provided. A Gas Safe Registration is a bonus in which further work will be available.

Milborrow’s can offer for the right candidate who puts in the time and dedication a guaranteed large income (uncapped) a year, on a self employed basis.  Pay will be paid per contract completed, and hard work, commitment and loyalty will be rewarded.

Wages are negotiable based on experience. Immediate start available. This is a unique opportunity to join a thriving family run businesses.

Find out more

Please apply with a CV and Covering Letter directly to or contact Ben Giddings on 01342 717900 or 0208 684 1495 for more information.

Docherty Group is recruiting

docherty_group_largeBiomass Product Manager – Docherty Group

Docherty Group is recruiting for an experienced Biomass Product Manager to join their team at an exciting time in the development of the company’s renewable appliances department, Adina Heating Products.

The role:

You will be responsible for defining the detailed product offering and technical standards as well as supporting sales of biomass appliances. This will include being the technical product expert, defining standard designs, specifying, quoting, responding to technical enquiries and training third party installers on how to sell and design biomass boiler installations.


Docherty Group is looking for candidates who speak Italian fluently and have a solid sales experience. Ideally based in the Midlands, the successful candidate must have a strong technical background with an extensive understanding of the biomass industry.


  • Salary dependent on experience
  • Company vehicle provided

Please apply by email, attaching CV to Maggie Scarlett at

The closing date for applications is 31st August 2015.

HETAS is recruiting

Trainee Technical Advisor

HETAS Limited are seeking a ‘Trainee Technical Advisor’ to join the team at their offices in Tewkesbury. An opportunity for further learning and development for anyone wishing to pursue a Technical career within the Heating Industry.

The main purpose of the position will be to answer enquiries surrounding the installation of Solid fuel and Biomass alongside other members of the HETAS registration and technical team on the HETAS Technical Helpline and accompany HETAS Inspectors on installation inspections

Full training will be provided to further enhance any of the below.

  • Experience in Domestic Heating/Plumbing and Solid Fuel
  • A relevant qualification (NVQ /City & Guild / EAL / HETAS/ Technical Certificate)
  • Previous experience in Solid fuel and Biomass
  • Knowledge of the Building Regulations
  • Ability to learn quickly and develop an expertise in technical matters.
  • Flexible attitude, proactive in supporting registrants and colleagues
  • Effective communication skills with people at all levels
  • Computer awareness and ability to search sources of information.
  • Experience in using office software AutoCAD – InDesign

HETAS is the official body recognised by Government to approve biomass and solid fuel domestic heating appliances, fuels and services.

Helpline operating hours Monday to Thursday 9am-5pm and Friday 9am-4.30pm.

Salary dependant on experience

Interested applicants should submit their CV along with a covering letter to Michael Harvey:

Email to:

Post to: HETAS Limited Severn House Unit 5 Newtown Trading Estate Green Lane Tewkesbury GL20 8HD

No agencies.

Inspectors Required

hetas_logoAs a result of our growing industry and changes to the CPS scheme HETAS is expanding our team of on site inspectors. Opportunities have arisen and we are now looking for full or part time site inspectors in a number of areas. Postcodes where inspection services are required are outlined below.

The successful candidates will be promoting the safe and effective use of solid fuels, biomass and related technologies and assessing competence of registered installer busineses in accordance with safety, regulation and applicable standards – including the requirements of HETAS registration.

Please be aware that it is not possible for an active installer to similtaneously perform duties as a HETAS inspector as this may lead to a conflict of interest.

If you are interested in working as a HETAS inspector you should be prepared to travel within a designated area and as such a UK driving license, a thorough knowledge of current standards, Building Regulations and insutry experience are an absolute must. For further information on inspector vacancies or to apply with your CV please email

Postcode areas currently available are: London – E, EC, N, NW, SW, W, WC. Harrow – HA. Illford – IG. Kingston Upon Thames – KT. Romford – RM. Sutton – SM. Twickenham – TW, Southall – UB. Watford – WD.

Docherty Group is Recruiting


The Docherty Group is currently recruiting for a Training Manager to join it’s team based in Ripley, Derbyshire. Docherty Group is the largest independent manufacturer and distributor of flue and chimney products and renewable fuel appliances in the UK. With over 50 years of experience, Docherty’s name is synonymous with consistent quality, reliable supply and excellent customer care, delivered through a network 11 branches and accredited dealers.

 The Group also offers specialist HETAS approved training courses for installers from a centrally located purpose-built facility in Ripley, Derbyshire. Courses are run at the conveniently located training centre, a few miles from junction 28 of the M1. This centre has unique facilities for HETAS Training Courses and other practical training courses and can be used for courses tailored to suit a client on any subjects related to the solid fuel and domestic Biomass industries.

If you are interested in a career with The Docherty Group please download the Job Advert by clicking here. Closing dates for applications is 31st January 2015.

To apply for this position please email Maggie Scarlett at with your CV and cover letter.

Specflue is Recruiting

specflue_training_logoSpecflue is currently recruiting for a Technical Trainer to join it’s team based in Sudbury, Suffolk. Specflue was founded in 1992, as an independent company.  The business was founded with the guiding principles of innovation, the provision of top class products and outstanding service.  These elements allowed Specflue to grow into a leader in it’s sector. In 2006 Specflue realised that to continue with their growth plans, they needed to help the trade to thrive and ultimately develop into a professional industry with recognised qualifications.

Specflue’s Training Division offers the trade and consumer the most comprehensive training facility in the UK. The head office has two centres both fully equipped and finished to the highest standard to ensure a productive training environment. The National Chimney Academy has provided hundreds of solid fuel engineers with a route to certification with HETAS on both solid fuel installations, biomass and solid fuel boilers. The centre is one of the largest and most comprehensive in the UK. With a large range of working solid fuel stoves, cookers and open fires, chimney constructions, flue options and external fan installations to ensure all scenarios are catered for.

If you are interested in a career with Specflue in their training depaertment please click on the following links to download the Job Description and Person Specification.

To apply for this position please email with your CV and cover letter.



HETAS is recruiting


Business Development Manager

We are currently looking for a Business Development Manager to join our ever growing company. You will be a self-starter, who will enjoy the challenge to develop new and existing business streams. You must be a confident communicator and have a proven track record within a sales environment.

It is essential that you have a good understanding of renewable technologies, with a particular focus on Biomass.

For further details, the job description and application details are available by clicking here.

Closing date for applications in Friday 13th December.

Please send your applications to (titled Business Development Manager) or postal to HETAS, Orchard Business Centre, Stoke Orchard, Cheltenham. Gloucestershire, GL52 7RZ.