Careers in Industrial refrigeration

Careers in Industrial Refrigeration

Star Refrigeration are the UK’s largest independent refrigeration company.  Founded in 1970 Star has been pioneering natural refrigeration and heating technology ever since. Star has expanded from an industrial refrigeration company to a multi-faceted engineering group through the acquisition and development of a range of businesses.  


Our employee centred ethos stems from the family values on which the company was founded nearly 50 years ago. Our employee care culture is aimed at:

01. Protecting our employees and their families

02. Attracting the best people in the industry

03. Retaining our talented workforce

Star Employees
Smiley face

A great place to work - Our employee stories

Visit our apprentice section

Star Refrigeration have a proud tradition developing apprentices. With over 9% of our workforce currently serving apprenticeships and 23% of our management team originating from Star apprenticeships.

Current Vacancies

Site Manager

  • Location: UK wide
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Posted: 02.09.2019

Refrigeration & Air Conditioning Engineer- Fast Track training into industrial refrigeration

  • Location: Leeds, Derby, Bristol, Oxford, London
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Posted: 07.08.2019

Apprenticeships in Industrial Refrigeration Engineering

  • Location: Leeds, Oxford & Bristol
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Posted: 05.08.2019

Mechanical & Electrical Engineer – Fast Track Training into Industrial Refrigeration

  • Location: Leeds, Derby, Bristol, Oxford, London
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Posted: 09.08.2019

Industrial Refrigeration Engineer Jobs

  • Location: Leeds, Derby, Bristol, Oxford, London
  • Salary: £25K-£46K - Dependent on engineering skills marked against Star's ST programme
  • Posted: 19.06.2019

Core values and quality assurance

The Star Refrigeration group of companies operates, recruits and develops our people in line of a set of values:


Passionate about sustainable business growth

We heavily invest in R&D to develop low carbon solutions and support services that give our customers a sustainable competitive advantage by reducing their carbon footprint and enable them to grow. This allows us to develop long-term relationships with our customers to secure our future.

View more

We are proud of the work we do

We conduct our business and ourselves in a serious and honest manner and thrive in a ‘no-blame’ culture environment that allow us to honour our promises, doing what we say we are going to do when we say we are going to do it.

View more
Energy Matters

We protect and take care of each other, not only to survive but to achieve excellence

We provide a reliable and challenging environment for people to grow and realise their ambitions by becoming the best we can in a safe and healthy manner.

View more

We strive for innovation and performance

By working at the highest level of performance, pushing boundaries, thinking different, taking risks yet remaining reliable. Challenging the status quo to do what we feel passionate and sharing knowledge, expertise and information openly.

View more

We invest in our local communities:

Continuously providing employment and apprenticeship opportunities to revitalise our community as well as supporting local charitable efforts through Star’s Community Involvement Programme.

View more

We work responsibly and effectively:

By making sure that our people has a good quality of life and work-life balance.

View more