Forklift Maintenance Engineer

Recruiter
Galaxy Personnel
Location
Newmarket
Posted
10 Jan 2018
Closes
09 Feb 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Role – Forklift Maintenance Engineer
Location – Close to Newmarket, Suffolk
Working hours – Monday to Friday – Full time hours
Capacity of role – Permanent position
Salary Range – Depending on experience – up to £32,000 per annum

Main duties will include but not limit to –

? Performing preventative maintenance routines and condition monitoring on Combi forklift trucks
? Liaising closely with the Workshop Supervisor and operations staff in all aspects to ensure efficient, effective and planned reactive maintenance at all times.
? Making safety inspections of tools and equipment.
? Diagnosing faults and repairing machines.
? Looking for preventative machine failures and make such changes or recommendations to prevent re-occurrence and to minimise downtime.
? Working to improve reliability and productivity of equipment.
? Completing written records of all maintenance activities.
? Carrying out maintenance tasks diligently and in good time using appropriate methodology.
? Possessing good mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic skills.

Candidate Requirements -

? Knowledge of various mechanical drive arrangements, including simplex, duplex, chain, belt, gearboxes and transmission equipment.
? Experience of heavy forklifts, side loaders and multidirectional forklifts.
? Cover breakdowns on Lorries.
? You must have experience working in a fast moving operational environment, working under pressure and using your own initiative whilst also being an integral part of an effective team.
? Basic numeracy, literacy and computer skills are required, along with good written and verbal communications.
? You must hold a valid UK driving license and have experience in a heavy industrial environment. A forklift and MEWP licence would be desirable but not essential.
? Must comply with all current health and safety and environmental legislation together with company policies and procedures.
? Maintain a tidy and safe workshop.
? Reporting on works carried out to workshop supervisors.


Skills Required

Maintenance Engineer, Forklift experience, Breakdown on lorries, MEWP Licence, Preventative, Health and Safety legislation

Keywords

Maintenance Engineer, Forklift experience, Breakdown on lorries, MEWP Licence, Preventative, Health and Safety legislation
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