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Fuel Storage Solutions is a forward thinking business in the fuel storage & services sector offering highly professional solutions to our customers. We’re currently looking for enthusiastic and driven people to join our expanding workforce to help maintain the high level of service we provide to clients, across the UK.

Pipefitter/ Pipework Engineer

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  • Location:Nationwide
  • Salary:£32,000-£38,000 dependent on experience
  • Job Status:Full time, permanent (with 6 month probationary period)
  • Hours:37.5 hours per week

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Due to our continuing success within the industry we are expanding our engineering team. This is a fantastic opportunity for the right candidate to expand their knowledge and develop new skills within the fuels environment. Fuel Storage Solutions (“FSS”) is a fast growing company which therefore offers quick progression for the right candidate.   


FSS is looking for an experienced (4 year plus), ambitious and hard-working individual to be employed as a Pipefitting Engineer.

The position will require the successful candidate to be part of its on-site engineering team to assist in completing various works ranging from small, one-off, jobs, to major projects. The candidate should have good computer skills and be able to read AUTOCAD/schematics.  We will invest heavily in your training and provide continuous mentoring and support but you will need proven experience and qualifications. You must also be versatile (the job will involve skills beyond pipefitting), able to multi-task, be happy to work away from home and be open to learn new skills.

About the Company

Fuel Storage Solutions (“FSS”) was established by owners and directors Katharine and Jonathan Barnett in 2002. It has been established for over 20 years and is located in Bradford with a good and stable customer base. Works are undertaken for many blue chip companies nationwide (including Northern Ireland) with this client base enabling us to offer job stability and progression.

Role details

  • Installation and removal of pipework, tanks and pumping systems
  • Problem solving
  • Commissioning and decommissioning of installations
  • Working as part of a team reporting to Contract/ Project Manager to complete engineering projects
  • Ensuring that projects are completed within agreed deadlines whilst meeting technical and safety standards
  • Supporting other Engineers
  • Complying with RAMS and health and safety at all times (working to strict requirements)

Experience and qualifications required:

Essential Requirements

  • Minimum Level 3 qualification in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering and at least 4 years relevant experience
  • Background in the inspection, assessment and maintenance of pipelines/ pipework
  • Proven experience in pipework installation
  • Full driving licence
  • CSCS
  • Be capable of obtaining high level security clearances
  • Have a strong work ethic and be willing to learn from others
  • Willing to work away from home during working week
  • Competent in working to RAMS
  • Experienced or capable of working to high standard of H&S requirements including 5 point PPE
  • Reading and interpreting CAD, schematics and technical documentation


The ideal candidate will have:

  • CSCS certification
  • Experience and knowledge of the installation, inspection and testing of commercial heating and pipework systems.
  • Basic experience and knowledge of civils and electrical works
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Experience working within a fuels environment

Benefits in Kind:

  • 5% Employer pension contribution to auto-enrolment pension scheme (from completion of 3 months service)
  • 2 x annual salary death in service benefit
  • Generous overnight allowances and expenses
  • 20 days Annual Leave with the addition of bank holidays
  • Health cash plan
  • Optional private health insurance

Job Type: Full-time Permanent (subject to successful completion of 6m probation period)

Salary: £32,000.00-£38,000.00 per annum

Hours: 37.5 per week with some out of hours call out (overtime at 1.5 and double time dependent on day and time of work)

Working Away: Yes

Think you might be perfect for the role? Email us now at attaching your CV and a bit about you.