Catering Engineer - London and the South East

Ex-Mil Recruitment Ltd
£28000 - £34000/annum £28 – 34k + excellent benefits
13 Jun 2017
13 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Catering Engineer (122jc) – London and the South East - £28 – 34k + excellent benefits package

My client, who were founded in 1973, and who are now one of the UK’s leading Critical Asset Supply and Service Business offering end to end solutions in a variety of sectors are now seeking a Catering Engineer for their London & South East area/

The role itself is to undertake the service and repair of commercial catering equipment for a varied range of customers and industry sectors (care homes, football clubs, hotels, hospitals, prisons etc.) ensuring we keep our promise to our customers.

Key Accountabilities
• You must have a full UK driving license
• Be comfortable to work within a variety of customer premises, from care homes to hotels, restaurants, schools, government buildings and corporate clients
• The role is home based, and as a result of this your location can be flexible - you will therefore receive your parts via our Royal Mail delivery service both to your home address and via a nominated pick up point / drop box
• Engineer will carry out regular stock management of parts
• Work is scheduled daily through your work tablet and smartphone
• Your safety and the safety of those around you is critical; it is essential that you have the correct attitude toward safety
• To support the Company in securing more potential sales business, by spotting and submitting engineer leads for either new contracts or machinery
• Drive the implementation of engineering best practice processes, procedures and tools that maximise effectiveness and efficiency
• To handle any challenging situations with customers in a professional and courteous manner at all times.

What we're looking for
• Previous experience of working in a field based role is essential
• Full driving licence required.
• COMCAT 1, 3 & 5 (Essential)
• F – Gas qualification desirable but not essential
• Commercial laundry or domestic white goods industry experience would be an advantage but not essential
• A self-motivator and someone who likes problem solving
• Someone who's flexible and responsive, a demonstrable ability to work to a task schedule and see them to conclusion, managing change as it arises
• Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, with strong listening, questioning, explaining and feedback capability to support strong customer service skills
• Excellent interpersonal skills, with the capability to build strong relationships, work collaboratively, handle sensitivity effectively and resolve conflict in a professional and positive manner
• Personally well organised, a good planner with structured problem solving and decision making ability, with a resilient and “can-do” attitude
• Self-motivated by targets and with excellent time management, planning and prioritising capability
In return they are offering a fast paced, exciting and dynamic place to work. They are backed by one of Europe’s fastest growing Private Equity groups and are on track to double the size of the business within a very short space of time, and even after four decades of growth and evolution they are still run on a family business style approach.

As well as offering an excellent salary with a bonus and overtime with a bonus, and with up to 23 days leave PA, company pension, company vehicle and tools, as well as an ongoing training and development programme which is designed for you.

For more information, please contact Jean-Claude Hedouin at Ex-Mil Recruitment Ltd on (Apply online only) ext 1.