Working for Airedale
Airedale Air Conditioning – a great place to work
Airedale’s success depends on creating an environment in which our employees can thrive, so it is in our interest to ensure Airedale is a great place to work. Take a look through the videos below to hear from our employee's on what it's like working for Airedale.
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We are the UK’s leading air conditioning manufacturer and are part of the Modine group of companies based in Wisconsin, USA. Modine has been a global leader in thermal management solutions for nearly 100 years, employing over 8,200 people worldwide.
We focus on air conditioning and thermal management systems, innovation and service; activities that offer exciting career opportunities throughout the UK, South Africa and the Middle East.
We have recently returned to our state-of-the-art 23,000 square metres facility in Rawdon, Leeds which is designed around the needs of a 21st century manufacturing business. Together with significant investment in new capital equipment Airedale will enjoy even greater efficiencies in operation.
The facility also includes a state-of-the-art research and development (R&D) facility which, with the capacity to test systems of up to 2 Megawatts, it is one of the largest of its kind in northern Europe.
Every one of our people has a role to play in driving our company forward. Whether in engineering or sales, IT or finance, at Airedale Air Conditioning you have the chance to make a discernible contribution to the company.Take the 360° Virtual Tour of our facility
Our company culture
We have an open, honest culture that's based on our ‘Modine Operating System’ delivering mutual trust, respect and above all continuous improvement. This operating system provides clear targets to deliver success, ensures clarity of purpose, embeds continuous improvement in company strategy and supports our global commitments to the industry.
We are committed to helping our people fulfil their potential. You'll find many exciting opportunities and challenges with Airedale Air Conditioning and have a strong ethos of teamwork.
We are proud of what we do and are continually striving to improve. We invest in people by way of training and development, learning programmes and continuous improvement of processes and tools to do the job. We empower our workforce, promoting two-way involvement in decision-making at all levels of the organisation.
At Airedale Air Conditioning, we encourage our employees to take responsibility whatever their position. This allows you to make a positive and meaningful impact on our company, our customers and the wider HVAC industry.
Our vision & goals
Our vision is to provide integrated thermal management solutions, differentiated through innovation and service. Our vision is the cornerstone of everything we do and helps us to realise our goals to:
- Be market leader for Precision Air Conditioning in the UK
- Be market leader for Chillers in the UK
- Provide complete solutions to our customers
- Continue to innovate and invest in technology
- Provide industry leading customer service
- Grow export business
- 25 days holiday per annum (increasing to 26 after 7 years)
- Company pension scheme; 7% company contribution, 1% employee contribution
- Various salary sacrifice schemes - childcare vouchers, bike to work scheme, Simply Health
- 39 hours per week (8.00 - 4.30 Mon-Thurs, 8.00 - 3.30 Fridays)
Developing your career
Airedale Air Conditioning is committed to identifying potential, encouraging development and career opportunities, and empowering you to make a difference.
We will support you with general and specialist training, accessible learning and development and a chance to gain professional qualifications.
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