Fork Lift Truck Engineer

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£35480 - £36480/annum
17 Jun 2017
17 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We are currently recruiting experienced Forklift Truck Engineers to service and repair fork Lift trucks, working in a busy automotive industry. Our client has been industry leader for many decades in the UK engineering market, this company offers long term security with your career as a Forklift Truck Engineer and ongoing personal development in line with technological advancements.

In return, we offer a competitive salary of £35,480, this role works a continental shift system working a 4 days on 4 days off rota,you will be working 12 hour shifts covering a 24 hour period.

With this role you must have attention for detail and work well under pressure.

We are looking for people with a Forklift Engineer background or a minimum 5 years mechanical engineering background.

You will work on a wide range of own brand manufactured forklift trucks at a number of customers located within the plant. This will include planned maintenance and reactive breakdown coverage, full training is provided for all machines you will work on.

Your main duties and responsibilities will include:

* Carrying out planned field service activities on materials handling machinery
* Reactive breakdown coverage within the plant
* Electrical and electronic fault finding.
* Hydraulic and Hydrostatic Diagnostics
* IC diagnostics and fault finding
* Working to high H&S standard
* Lifting equiptment experience
* Previous FLT Engineering work

Essential Criteria:

* A qualified Forklift Truck Engineering or mechanical engineering background
* PUWER and LOLER knowledge
* Ability to work alone and in a team.
* Full UK driving licence