Automatic Gate Engineer

Recruiter
The Recruitment & Employment Bureau
Location
Manchester
Salary
Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted
30 Nov 2017
Closes
08 Dec 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
This job is being advertised on behalf of the First Resource Bureau who operate as a Recruitment Agency.

We are currently looking for a full time Automatic Gate/Barrier Engineer to join our clients busy, successful and expanding aluminium window/ door/ curtain walling manufacture based in Manchester.

The successful applicant will ideally have proven relevant experience (ADSA approved, DHF qualified or small wire experience), although further training will be given.

Duties/ Responsibilities:

  • Daily responsibilities include attending service visits, pre-planned maintenance, and emergency call-outs to the gates & barriers of our customers based across the UK
  • Fault finding, repair of gates, barriers & associated accessories
  • Installation of new parts, accessories & furniture
  • Liaising with office staff to relay important information required for quoting of repair works
  • Attendance at monthly engineers meetings in the company head office (Wirral, Merseyside)
  • Working both on your own and with other engineers when required
  • Respond to reactive repairs and breakdowns within set response times and work towards company KPI’s
  • Strive to First Time Fix on all reactive jobs
  • Report further works required using our Job Logic app.
  • Provide technical support to office staff and clients when required
  • Comply with statutory Health and Safety obligations at all times

Requirements:

  • Experience with the service & repair of gates & barriers
  • Full UK driving license
  • Good interpersonal, organisational and administration skills.
  • A flexible and positive approach is expected to help us meet and exceed our customer’s often demanding needs.
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to build and maintain long-lasting relationships with customers, suppliers & subcontractors
  • Good understanding of health & safety
  • Strong organisation and time management skills – this role will require working to customer deadlines
  • Solid technical background, with understanding and hands-on experience in the automatic door industry
  • Ability to report clear concise information to the operations department

Desirable:

  • Hold a mechanical, technical or construction qualification
  • Hold BS EN 16005 or BS 7036 Authorised technician card
  • Hold a DHF diploma
  • PASMA/ IPAF qualified
  • Blue or Gold CSCS Card holder
  • Electrical/ wiring qualifications
  • NVQ in related subject
To apply for this position then please forward your CV along with cover letter to Katie.
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