Extinguisher Service Engineer - Corporate

Recruiter
Chubb Fire & Security
Location
Birmingham
Posted
12 Jan 2018
Closes
11 Feb 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Fire Extinguisher Service Engineer OTE £30-35k+ Plus Vehicle & Benefits Birmingham The Chubb brand is one of the most recognised fire and security brands in the world. From fire extinguishers, fire detection and suppression systems to digital CCTV surveillance and intruder alarms, we provide a full range of innovative products and services to customers, including FTSE 100 companies. Chubb, a United Technologies Corporation business, is a truly international, talent driven company focused on performance and results. We are committed to the continuing development of every employee; therefore we encourage and strongly support career progression, with opportunities for promotion within our organisation and throughout the wider UTC global group. We are now seeking to recruit a Fire Extinguisher Service Engineer to report to the Service Manager at our Tipton / Birmingham Branch. This position will be to work throughout areas within Midlands and would best suit applicants living within a commutable distance of the Birmingham area. The role will entail visiting customer premises across the region to service fire extinguishers to relevant British Standards, whilst adhering to health & safety requirements and continually identifying and delivering further sales opportunities with these customers You will ensure that all work meets company targets and that operating procedures are followed, utilising effective communication skills to identify and liaise with decision makers on site to obtain sign off for work undertaken and agreement to additional sales, planning activities, journeys, call outs etc to maximise service time and ensure cost efficiency and maintaining adequate van stocks/ spares. You will need to possess previous work experience in a service environment (ideally field based) with basic mechanical engineering aptitude. Candidates will ideally have knowledge of fire extinguisher servicing and be FETA or BAFE trained. You must possess a valid Driving Licence and a have the ability to undertake daily manual handling. Ideally you will have already gained some sales experience but you will certainly need to demonstrate excellent presentation & communication skills, the self-motivation and resilience to achieve targets, a flexible attitude and a strong work ethic. The basic salary is £15,168 and this role is heavily incentivised via (uncapped) bonus, and our strong performing Service Engineers can expect to earn upwards of £30,000. Uniform and Vehicle will be provided and you will also have access to career prospects throughout Chubb and a generous benefits package Chubb is an Equal Opportunity Employer Please note that due to the high volume of responses that we receive for opportunities across the UK, we are unfortunately no longer able to respond to each application directly or to provide further individual feedback. We will however contact you should we select you to attend an interview. Should you not receive a reply from us within 4 weeks, please assume that your application on this occasion has proved unsuccessful