Service Manager - Security and Gate Automation

Alecto Recruitment
Hemel Hempstead
12 Jan 2018
18 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Service Manager - Security and Gate Automation Alecto Recruitment are currently representing an industry leading manufacturer and supplier of parking systems and barrier automation equipment across the UK, now looking to expand the across the South with an appointment of a service manager to be based from the Hertfordshire offices. With more than Forty years activity throughout the world, my client have secured an enviable reputation for the manufacture and global supply of highest quality innovative products. As such, they are now offering an exceptional package and career path for a candidate seeking a new role with a world leading company. The Role: As Service Manager for the Southern UK, you will be tasked with heading up the service division, working from the Hemel Hempstead offices and covering the South East Region. Heading up the service support team, you will be responsible for the Service Desk and managing approximately 7 external Field Engineers, whilst maintaining and delivering exceptional service to the existing customer base. This new is a new role that has only just become available, and as such it is essential you have experience of managing or supervising an existing team of engineers, preferably in the Security or automation industry. The Candidate: To be considered for this role, the ideal candidate will possess the following: * Technical background working within the electromechanical industry. * Preferably experience of parking management systems and equipment, such as: pay stations, rising arm barriers, guidance systems, automatic number plate recognition systems, central control units, automatic gates, rising bollards. * A good IT knowledge, use of applications, software/firmware upgrades. Understanding of SQL database maintenance desirable but not essential. * Highly self-motivated to operate independently without supervision as well as alongside colleagues and parking operator employees. * Excellent Communication skills, both written and verbal. * A confident, logical and methodical approach to problem solving. * Strong organisational skills with meticulous attention to detail. * Have confidence, and experience of diagnosis, servicing and repair of electro mechanical devices. * Experienced with utilising technical resources such as wiring/engineering drawings and manuals, as well as online reference tools. * Awareness of and responsibility for safe working practices in accordance with current regulations & guidelines. The Package: * A competitive salary circa £40K+, * company car, * Mobile Phone. * Manufacture specific training * Ongoing career progression and support If you believe you can fulfil this position then do not hesitate to apply today. To apply for this role and find out more details, please forward your CV to Jason Fogaty, Alecto Recruitment. or call (Apply online only) in strict confidence. Alecto Recruitment Limited is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. If your experience matches please forward your CV immediately. We thank all applicants who respond, but only those short listed will be contacted. For more information about the positions we are currently recruiting for, please take a look at (url removed) or follow us on Twitter @alectorecruit