Field Service Engineer (Forklift) - Coventry

Forces Recruitment Services
11 Jan 2018
11 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Field Service Engineer


Monday to Fridayam to 16.30pm with 30 minutes for lunch

On Call allowance of £1,400, Company Van and Fuel Card

26,000 to 28,000 plus up to 200 hours, overtime (£1,800) plus bonus

The Field Service Engineer will have experience working on all aspects of electrical, mechanical engineering, hydraulics and pneumatics. You will need experience of carrying out maintenance, fault finding and diagnosis on all types of lift trucks.

We are now offering an experienced Field Service Engineer an exciting opportunity to join an international market leader. The Field Service Engineer will receive an excellent basic salary, on call allowance of £1,400 and bonuses of up to £1,800, company vehicle, including ongoing training and development.

Our client has earned the reputation for exceptional product design, engineering and manufacturing within the material handling industry. Their main objective is to invest in their Engineer's to ensure the Engineers receive the best product knowledge, training and development, which enables the Field Service Engineers to meet their customers demands and guarantees both quality products, backed up by top level customer service.

Main Duties and Responsibilities

Working to a planned schedule of service and maintenance jobs at our clients premises

To ensure site stock is monitored/counted and sufficient for the day to day maintenance of the fleet.

To carry out inspections and monitor the safety of the repaired and maintained trucks

To accurately complete job sheets, timesheets and purchase requisition and parts paperwork within the required timescales

To take responsibility for all equipment and tooling (including van/laptop/tablet etc) and ensure that it is in a safe condition for the type of work being undertaken

To work to strict planned schedules and deadlines


Must hold a Full UK Driving Licence

Proficient in fault finding and repair in a service or field based role

Educated with an ability to achieve a grade C in English and Maths at GCSE

Experience of Health & Safety requirements working in a workshop practice

Commitment to continuing personal and professional development

Excellent organisational skills, resourceful and solution driven

Desirable Skills

Recent and relevant experience of working in the forklift truck, service or field engineer's role

Engineering qualification

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