Service Technician (Gateshead)

Recruiter
Roevin
Location
Gateshead
Posted
14 Mar 2019
Closes
31 Mar 2019
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our Client has an exciting opportunity for a Service Technician to join their team in Gateshead on a full time, permanent basis.

Our esteemed client believe that great customer experience is built on the people behind the name - people committed to providing customers with lifting equipment and services that lift their businesses.

The business area of maintenance service offers service solutions and maintenance for all crane brands, for port equipment and machine tools.

We are looking for experienced electrical engineers to join our clients existing field service team, who are involved in the repair, maintenance and service of the customers’ lifting equipment, service inspection contracts, refurbishment and modernisation projects, installation, testing and certification of overhead cranes and hoists.

Your main responsibilities will include:

You will be responsible for performing preventative maintenance and repairs on electric overhead travelling cranes.

Trouble- shooting equipment malfunctions.

Consulting with customers on repair and safety related issues.

Generating sales leads during service call.

Completing appropriate documentation.

What we are looking for in you:

You must be apprentice-trained or equivalent and fully conversant with electrical engineering disciplines

Engineering experience: Electrical: 415v ac 3 phase motor contactor control circuits both squirrel cage and wound rotor. A good understanding of 110/48 volt relay and contactor circuits. Some frequency speed control device experience. Mechanical: Medium to large drive couplings, brakes and reduction gearboxes.

Knowledge of the above tasks and the associated risks when working at height.

Experience with overhead cranes and hoists is preferred, full product training will be given.

Willingness to work rostered day shift [pattern) 5 days out of 7 ( 39 hours over 5 days) Scheduled weekend working will attract enhanced premiums. Working one weekend in every month.

Good grasp of the English language (verbal and written)

Strong interpersonal skills as there is extensive customer contact

Proven commitment to safety

You must be willing to work at heights

Willingness to work extra hours

Hold a current driving licence

What else is offered with this opportunity:

Our client is committed to the personal development of all employees and can proudly confirm that these positions include a host of benefits. A Company van with satellite navigation, corporate clothing and mobile telephone are provided.

An attractive remuneration/benefits package is offered including a good base salary (dependent upon skills and experience). You are paid from the moment you leave your home in the morning, regular paid overtime after the basic 39 hours and there is ample opportunity for overtime.

Call out payment, contributory pension, sales bonus scheme, life assurance scheme, specialised training on high quality products, provision of all equipment and PPE along with excellent company working practices and industry leading training programme.

Roevin acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment

business for the supply of temporary workers. Roevin UK is an Equal

Opportunities Employer. By applying for this role your details will be

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Roevin acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. Roevin UK is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

By applying for this role your details will be submitted to Roevin. Our Candidate Privacy Information Statement explains how we will use your information – please copy and paste the following link in to your browser: (url removed)

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