About Us

Meet the team at Help for Heating the South West’s leading commercial and domestic heating engineers.

Our Vision

Meet the Team

Scott Northcott

Scott Northcott


Founder, Scott Northcott, has 27 years’ fully certified experience in gas, oil, LPG and plumbing. Help for Heating enables Scott to spend the time and provide the attention needed to help customers with their heating problems. Together with a history working in energy, renewable energy, private and commercial gas and oil service and installation as National Operations Manager for a large national, as well as heating and boiler companies, starting as a gas engineer. He recruits the best talent to provide the best possible diagnosis, service and outcome, from the moment a client calls to delivery and completion. Supply chain and knowing what customers want is key.

Bristol and Bath based plumber

Daniel Genkov

Plumbing and Heating Engineer

Hard working with an eye for detail, taking real pride in his work. A good communicator, polite and friendly. Qualified – Diploma in Higher Education in Plumbing and Heating. An excellent addition to our team.

Finley Raine

Finley Raine

Plumbing & Domestic Heating Apprentice

Finley is studying Plumbing and Domestic Heating, City & Guilds at Bristol City College.

We are so pleased Finley is doing really well, loves his work, is reliable, has the right attitude. He really cares and we feel lucky to have him. He shows maturity beyond his years and we are as proud of his work ethic.

Penny Howell

Penny Howell

Client Liaison | Customer Service

Penny is an experienced administrator, responsible for managing engineers, planning diaries, ordering and procuring parts, invoicing and booking jobs. Your calls are likely to be answered by Penny who is responsible for answering all incoming calls and for customer service.

Sam Northcott

Samantha Northcott

Office Manager

An experienced office manager Samantha runs the office and is always on hand if necessary, working together with Scott to provide an unparalleled service of competence and professionalism. This enables Help for Heating to provide a winning combination
of gas, oil, LPG services in Bristol, Bath, the surrounding areas and to grow the team.

We are Recruiting

Opportunities within Help for Heating

We are always looking for the right talent, and to recruit additional engineers, right now, to grow with the business and the team: 

  • Gas Engineers and Plumbers to meet increasing demand.
  • Gas Plumbing Engineers with experience in service, breakdown and installation.
  • Plumbers
  • Mechanical Engineers with experience in high rise buildings and hotels, if you are interested in excellence, working for a growing, customer focused business…we would love to hear from you.

If you are interested and feel you could be part of our growing team of professionals, get in touch with our recruitment manager:

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