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Engineers, as practitioners of engineering, are professionals who invent, design, analyze, build and test machines, complex systems, structures, gadgets and materials to fulfill functional objectives and requirements while considering the limitations imposed by practicality, regulation, safety and cost. The word engineer (Latin ingeniator) is derived from the Latin words ingeniare ("to create, generate, contrive, devise") and ingenium ("cleverness"). The foundational qualifications of an engineer typically include a four-year bachelor's degree in an engineering discipline, or in some jurisdictions, a master's degree in an engineering discipline plus four to six years of peer-reviewed professional practice (culminating in a project report or thesis) and passage of engineering board examinations.
The work of engineers forms the link between scientific discoveries and their subsequent applications to human and business needs and quality of life.

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    Recent gas engineer wanting to gain lpg lav qualification?

    Please can anyone help or point me in the right direcrion. I have recently completed a 18 month bpec management learning programme (apprenticeship) I am now qualified in CCN1, CENWAT, MET1, Unvented, CONGLP1PD. I need to get my CONGLP1-LAV as that is the work I am hoping to predominately do...
  2. J

    looking for a self employed gas engineer london/kent

    I'm looking for a commercial gas engineer to assist with servicing, callouts etc. work is mostly london based but also have sites in kent/essex. I am a ltd company thats been running for 12 years and am now looking to expand. Ideally im looking for someone who is self employed (or another ltd...
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    New member Gas Engineer.

    Hello all, I'm new on the forum, I'm a gas service and repair engineer rather than a plumber. I used to work for a big company, now self employed. I do some install work too but nothing too big as I work alone and to be honest I'm not quick enough at installation work and not experienced in...
  4. M

    CKR1 gas engineer new quals

    If a gas engineer doesn't have CKR1 and has never had. How would they get it do you have to build a portfolio/ do a few days at college?
  5. AR GasEngineer

    Gas Engineer Experience

    Any Gas Engineer available to take me on as a trainee, live close by whitechapel, I am a quick learner just need someone to teach me the ropes/ Thanks
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    Any ATAG specialists in Bedford area?

    Hi I recently had an IC Economiser Combi 35 installed with piping upgraded from 15mm to 22mm. A different engineer (ie not the one who installed it) came out today to address a pump overrun issue and, in addition to flagging up a couple of settings which were still on factory default and a...
  7. R

    Nottingham/Newark G3 Plumber/Heating Engineer Required

    Is anyone local available to help survey my current unvented heating set up including underfloor heating? Thank you 😊
  8. trainee

    x graphic designer turning gas engineer?

    hello plumbers forum, I am an ex web page designer and graphic designer requesting some help with my portfolio, need a couple of boiler/cooker installs for my portfolio, in exchange will also design your web or do the branding for your company or yourself(letterheads, business cards, invoices...
  9. M

    Help - Engineer caused boiler to fail after 'repair' liability?

    Hello there, I have quite a story and a looking for some advice here. On Thursday during the cold snap our hot water stopped working (in the sense of not water at all coming out of the taps). The central heating was working fine. As I have two newborns and having encountered this for the very...
  10. Jonnyh88

    Heating engineer that understands single pipe systems, Birmingham UK

    I have inherited a single pipe central heating system in a large old victorian house, powered by a Worcster Greenstar 8000 and controlled by Honeywell Total Connect. The installer will not return my calls, and the system is not working efficiently. I need someone that can come and help sort it...
  11. S

    Fast track courses RN Engineer

    Hi there, I am currently in the forces looking to leave in the next year or so. i have a level 3 apprenticeship in electrical and mechanical marine engineering and realistically i have no issues tracing systems and working out whats what. the dream is to leave the forces and become self...
  12. Bettyboo

    Does anyone know a Bristan / ex Bristan shower engineer plse

    Does anyone know a Bristan / ex Bristan shower engineer plse working in London ? Thanks Betty
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    URGENT Saniflo Macerator engineer

    I am looking for a Service Engineer, Main business is (Saniflo Macerators), Waste Disposals and Domestic Appliances, Van will be provided, experienced 10 years plus, references required, Monday- Thursday holiday and pension paid, residential work, Position is held in a local family run...
  14. S

    Worcester Boiler - Fault has the engineer stumped (video)

    Hello, My mum has a Worcester Greenstar HE30 boiler (15+ years old). Since its last service (and possibly coincidentally) it has been making a booming/banging sound randomly. This is a noise like a pocket of gas igniting and can be loud enough to make you jump. It's been impossible for the...
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    Gas Engineer - Upskill Opportunity

    Morning all! I'm currently working on a number of vacancies in the postcodes below for Dual Fuel Engineers and as part of this looking at Gas Engineers with CCN1/CMA1, MET1 & valid EUSR card. They will then provide training for MOCOPA and in the long run also the potential for EV Charging...
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    I want to volunteer with a gas engineer on weekends ??

    I have a Level 3 Diploma in Gas Engineering - Pathway D (Gas Safe Course), which is a City & Guilds qualification. I work full time and would like to volunteer for free with a gas engineer during the weekends in London ?? Please pm me
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    Hi guys, new to this forum. Im a heating engineer with my own business, we are a new company called KRE Heating Services. We carry out a good amount of boiler installations and looking for a competent engineer who can help out with these. Looking for someone who's reliable and experienced. I pay...
  18. Madasafish

    CP12 cert received after diagnosing faulty item in the boiler?

    As a landlord, I am surprised a CP12 cert can be issued when the issuing engineer has diagnosed a faulty component within the boiler. The component in question is an automatic air vent for a Vallaint EcoTek 615 system boiler. Hopefully someone can shed some light on this. I look forward to...
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    Plumber / Heating Engineer

    We are looking for an experienced plumber or heating engineer to join Pinnacle Heating & Plumbing Ltd. We offer very competitive salary (up to £42,000) based on your qualifications and experience, a van, pension and 28 days holiday. Normal working hours are Monday to Friday 08.00 - 16.30...
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    Boiler engineer needed in Manchester

    Plumber needed for Vokera Syntesi 25e which is playing up. Most likely needs new flu? Codes flashing 01 and occasionally 06. Works OK for a week or two then starts playing up again.
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