Defence Engineer

Briggs Equipment UK Limited
10 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Briggs Equipment are the UK sole distributor for Hyster and Yale forklift trucks and a leading national distributor of materials handling equipment

Here at Briggs we have an exciting new vacancy for a multi skilled engineer to join our team covering Maidenhead and the surrounding ahead.

We are keen to see CV’s of individuals who have experience within one of the following sectors;

Forklift trucks, plant machinery, agricultural machinery, HGV's, passenger carrying vehicles or related machinery.

Our Field Service Engineers are responsible

  • The service and maintenance of diesel, LPG and electrical materials handling equipment
  • Fault finding, planned preventative maintenance and pre delivery inspection of forklift trucks
  • Ensuring customer service is kept to a high level and any queries are addressed
  • Adhering to safety guidelines set and all policies set out by customers and Briggs Equipment
  • Complete job activity electronically and ensure all required parts to complete tasks are ordered
  • Ensuring the company vehicle is maintained to a high standard and correctly stocked
  • Ensuring customer relationship are maintained and developed through high standards of service
  • Call out Rota as required

Our Field Service Engineer will demonstrate;

  • Relevant technical qualification
  • Previous experience within a similar role
  • Good understanding of hydraulic, mechanical and electrical principals
  • The ability to work independently and under pressure
  • The ability to manage and prioritise workload
  • Understanding customer needs

Our Field Service Engineers command;

  • A base salary from £27,398 to £28,766pa based on a 40 hour working week
  • Overtime is payable at X 1.5 Monday – Saturday and x 2 at weekends
  • Vehicle is available for private use if desired (tax to be paid)

Other benefits include;

  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Paycare health scheme
  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
  • Sick pay
  • Profit share scheme after 12 months service
  • In-depth product training with long term opportunities for personal growth and development
  • Private use of the vehicle if the engineer pays the tax and fuel

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