Oil Extraction Service/LEV Testing Engineer (covering South/South East)

Salary: £32,640
Permanent, Full-time
Location: SE England
Company: Filtermist Systems Limited
Date Posted: 9 December 2022
Closing Date: 3 February 2023
Start Date: 30 March 2023

Filtermist International Limited, part of the Swedish Absolent Air Care Group, has been established for over 50 years and is the UK market leader for oil mist extraction. Our UK made oil mist filters are trusted by world leading manufacturers in more than 60 countries in industries ranging from aerospace and automotive, to food processing and medical device manufacture.

Our company has diversified in recent years by extending the products and services we offer through both organic growth and targeted acquisitions. In addition to Filtermist oil mist filters, Filtermist International is responsible for manufacturing Dustcheck dust control and dust extraction equipment, and Kerstar industrial vacuum cleaners.

Filtermist Systems Limited, the UK sales operation, is also the UK distributor for sister company Absolent AB as well as other extraction equipment suppliers, and provides a UK wide installation and maintenance service, as well as COSHH compliant LEV Testing for all makes and models of LEV systems.

We target excellence throughout all aspects of our businesses. We pride ourselves in operating an ambitious, fast growing, and fast-paced company that offers a wide range of opportunities for employees due to ongoing significant growth.

We actively participate in lots of national fund-raising initiatives throughout the year and support several charities, individuals and organisations that have direct connections with our employees. All employees can nominate causes close to their hearts for possible financial support.

We drive our businesses with key behavioural competencies that underpin how we do business – making Filtermist a great place to work.

Filtermist is a Telford based company that supports our customers by providing them and their employees with clean air solutions, which is at the heart of our brand. This role includes working as part of a successful team, working with all relevant departments within the business ensuring Service, LEV testing and Remedial works are completed to the customer expectations.  The role will encompass the following responsibilities:

  • Reporting directly to the Resource and Planning Manager. Role includes working as part of a successful team working with all relevant departments within the business ensuring Service, LEV testing, Commissioning and Remedial works are completed to the customer expectations.
  • Actively completing all aspects of oil service / LEV works.
  • Overall Standards, communication and report writing is in line with HSG258 and HSE standards
  • Mechanical repairs and troubleshooting
  • Hands on with all round competencies in areas of mechanical site works
  • Identifying other assets on site to add to maintenance schedule/testing schedule


Salary and Benefits Package:

  • Salary – £32,640
  • Internal training
  • BOHS Courses/Membership
  • Birthday Holiday & other Company benefits

Preferred Qualifications

Not everyone can be a Oil Service/LEV Testing Engineer so to be seriously considered for this role, please have the following:

Experience: At least 3 years in a similar Engineering service role with comparable goals and responsibilities.

Education: Have a good level of education (to GCSE standard in Maths and English grade C or above). Above this you need to be experienced with Microsoft Office Programs.

Skills: You must have excellent communication skills and the ability to communicate at all levels. To be efficient, effective, and highly organised with the ability to plan and manage your own time where prioritisation is key. You need to be an individual who has excellent attention to detail when report writing and fault finding. You must be trained to P601 level with the experience of working on large extraction units within a variety of industries.

Characteristics: This is an autonomous position, so you should be self-sufficient and self-motivated. We require the individual to have a positive attitude, with a high attention to detail and a strong ability to work under pressure. It’s also a developing role, so you must be able to accept and act on feedback about your work.

Qualifications required for this role:

Preferred Skills/Experience

Desirable but not essential:
It would be ideal if you have experience or understanding with the following.
• Working at height
• First Aid
• Confined Space
• Electrical Experience/Qualifications
• P602

Contact Information

  • Contact: Amanda Whelan, HR Advisor / Customer Care
  • Company: Filtermist Systems Limited
  • Email: Amanda.Whelan@filtermist.com
  • Address:

    Telford 54 Business Park
    Nedge Hill
    Telford, TF3 3AL

  • Phone: 01952290500
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Oil Extraction Service/LEV Testing Engineer (covering South/South East)