Field Service Engineer - Basildon/Dartford/Grays

Recruiter
Forces Recruitment Services Ltd
Location
Basildon
Salary
£23k - 28k per year + various benefits
Posted
18 Jul 2017
Closes
17 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Field Service Engineer

£23,000 to £28,000 plus overtime and bonus

Covering Basildon/Dartford/Grays

Permanent

Annual holidays, pension, Company Van and Fuel Card

Monday to Friday 08.00am - 16.30pm with 30 minutes for lunch

An exciting opportunity has risen for a time served multi skilled, Field Service Engineer to join a national leader, our clients have a reputation for exceptional product design, engineering and manufacturing of its award - winning line oftric trucks. From theri smallest pallet truck to their highest lifting VNA truck their goal is to always provide ther with a wide rangection of electric forkliftks ranging from their smallest pallet truck to our highest lifting VNA truck, their goal is to always provide the user with a widelection of electric forklift trucks

The Field Service Engineer will have experience working on all aspects of electrical, mechanical, hydraulics and pneumatics. The Field Service Engineer you will need experience of carrying out maintenance, fault finding and diagnosis on all types of lift trucks. The Field Service Engineer will have a detailed understanding of health and safety within this environment.

Applications from suitably experienced ex-military personnel are strongly encourgaed

Main Duties and Responsibilities

Working to a planned schedule of service and maintenance jobs at our clients premises

To ensure van stock is monitored/counted and sufficient for the day to day maintenance of the fleet

To carry out inspections and monitor the safety of the repaired and maintained trucks

To accurately complete job sheets, timesheets and purchase requisition and parts paperwork withinquired timescales

To take responsibility for all equipment and tooling (including van/laptop/tablet etc) and ensure it is in a safe condition for the type of work being undertaken

To work to strict planned schedules and deadlines

Qualifications/Experience

Must hold a full uk driving licence

Proficient in fault finding and repair

Educated with an ability to achieve a grade C in english and maths at GCSE

Experience of Health and Safety requirements working in a workshop practice

Commitment to continuing personal and professional development

Excellent organisational skills, resourceful and solution driven

A high standard of accuracy and attention to detail

Ability to multi-task, prioritising workloads to work to tight deadlines

Ability to work independently or in a team

Clear communication skills - oral and written

Consultation and negotiation skills

Flexibility to cope with diverse needs of the post

Highly motivated and possessing a resilience to work under pressure

Positive, personable and optimistic with a can do attitude

Desirable Skills

Recent and relevant experience of working in the forkliftk service environment

Engineering qualification