Workshop Engineer

Recruiter
GPW
Location
Maidstone
Salary
£25000 - £35000/annum See Job Description
Posted
09 Jun 2017
Closes
08 Jul 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Workshop Engineer

We are seeking a full time Permanent Workshop Engineer to start immediately in Maidstone, Kent.

As a multi skilled engineer you are required to maintain a wide range of mechanical handling, construction and access equipment. Based from our clients Hollingbourne depot, you will be working alongside their experienced Workshop Manager and required to repair and maintain a wide range of Diesel, Electric and LPG forklift trucks.

The ideal candidate will show the ability to use initiative and work independently, self-managing workloads whilst using high levels of communication with Service Controllers and the team of Engineers. The ability to liaise with customers and deliver high levels of customer service is imperative to the role.

The candidate will ideally possess;

* Experience in a Service Engineer role or that similar,
* Knowledge of IC engines, electric trucks, hydraulics or mechanical engineering,
* Qualifications to a minimum of City and Guilds and NVQ level,
* Qualification in PUWER/LOLER, and CSCS card would be advantageous but not essential,
* Full clean driving license is required.

Skills required:

* Decision making - Quality focus
* Productivity - Problem solving
* Safety management - Analysing information.
* Self-motivated - Results driven

Benefits

* Competitive basic salary (based on experience) and overtime available plus benefits.
Specialist tools and PPE supplied.
* Specific manufacturer training courses available.
* 20 days' holiday increasing to a maximum 25 days after continuous service (not including bank holidays).
* Company phone/PDA.

Please send your CV to apply or call Leon at GPW on (Apply online only) for more information