Forklift Engineer

CDM Recruitment
Dewsbury, UK
12 Jul 2019
01 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Workshop Engineer
Forklift trucks and materials handling equipment
£24,000pa + overtime

Are you a plant fitter/service engineer that feels undervalued, poorly trained or generally unfulfilled in your current position? Sound a familiar story? Unfortunately, it is.

That's why this global company values its engineers. Without you, it wouldn't have a business.

As a result, you will receive world class manufacturers product training that will ensure you are constantly kept up to date with the innovative new products and technologies the company is famous for bringing to market.

As a workshop engineer you will be working as part of a friendly and supportive team, and no two days will be the same.

From repairing a forklift truck to servicing a powered access platform, your work will make a big difference.

Your main responsibilities will include:

Diagnosing mechanical and electrical faults on forklift trucks and related materials handling equipment.

Servicing and repairing forklifts, pallet handlers, powered access platforms and other MHE.

Preventative planned maintenance on a broad range of MHE.

Accurate completion of job associated paperwork.

To be successful you don't necessarily need previous experience of forklift truck engineering, although this is preferred. Due to the level of training and ongoing support available candidates with experience on any of the following equipment will also very much be of interest; powered access platforms, construction plant equipment, quarrying machinery, agricultural machines or specialist military plant.

A base salary of £24,000pa-£26,000pa is available + opportunities for overtime and an excellent additional benefits package. For the right person there will also be scope to progress as you will be encouraged to broaden your equipment experience and gain additional qualifications as you develop your career.

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