Property maintenance company Homeserve has announced plans to create 160 new jobs across its network. The new jobs follow the take over of Nottingham-based Home Energy Services. The positions will be across all the company's divisions including plumbing and heating engineering. It is understood that 30 of the jobs will be located in the North West of the country, though there is no information about the locations of the remaining jobs. The timetable for the creation of these new positions has not been reported.