Service and Installation Engineer

Oakmoor Recruitment limited
13 Apr 2017
13 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Service and Installation Engineer


Permanent opportunity available due to expansion and business growth for a leading Mechanical/Electronic Engineering firm for a Maintenance Engineer. You will be responsible for installing and maintaining a range of mechanical and electrical equipment on commercial property, ranging from Access Controls, Parking Barriers, and Electronic Security Gates/Fences. This role is a long-term career move with opportunities of further training and development / future management opportunities for the successful candidate.

THE ROLE: Service and Installation Engineer

To work as part of a successful team across the Coventry / Warwickshire, servicing existing clients and ensuring all jobs are recorded and completed on time and to the client's specification. This role will require frequent travel to multiple sites across the UK, and a fully expensed company vehicle is provided, along with overtime pay.

Duties: Service and Installation Engineer

  • Act as the face of the company - respond to customer enquiries/issues and recommend effective solutions
  • Install and maintain mechanical and electronic equipment including: Parking Systems, Access Controls, Security Gates/Fencing, Barriers, Road Blockers
  • Organise maintenance visits with clients/suppliers, testing equipment for "fit for purpose" and replace equipment when required
  • Carry out any additional task as and when the business requires

KEY SKILLS: Service and Installation Engineer

The successful candidate will be a time served Maintenance Engineer and will be able to demonstrate Health and Safety diligence together with extensive fault finding electrical knowledge.

Previous experience working on the maintenance, service and repair of a variety of Access Control equipment including Gates / Barriers, Bollards/Blockers, Turnstiles, Industrial/commercial gates etc.

Able to attend breakdowns on equipment and fault find, and carry out repairs where appropriate

Skills: Service and Installation Engineer

- Problem-Solving, ambitious, team player, proactivity.

- Heavy industry engineering experience (ideally in Parking Systems/Access Controls etc.).

- Training provided.

- Mechanical and electrical capabilities is essential.

Excellent communication and organisational qualities

THE COMPANY: Service and Installation Engineer

Installers of all forms of automated access control and perimeter security. Working with an extensive list of blue-chip clients across all sectors, providing a one stop shop to all access applications including Traffic Barriers, Access Control, Gates amongst others.

BENEFITS: Pension + negotiable Benefits, Company Vehicle and Fuel Card + Overtime

SALARY: £25,000 - £30,000 (depending on experience, skill-set and qualifications) Plus Overtime

Excellent progression and development opportunities with a small well established but growing engineering firm

Please Note:

Oakmoor Recruitment receive a high number of applications and are not always able to respond to unsuccessful candidates. If you have not been contacted within 7 days then unfortunately your application has been unsuccessful. Thank you for your interest and we will keep your details on file for any future suitable vacancies. All applications must be eligible to work in the UK.