FIELD SERVICE & INSTALLATION ENGINEERS

Recruiter
Cova Security Gates Limited
Location
Crawley, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
01 Sep 2019
Closes
09 Sep 2019
Ref
1239818921
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
FIELD SERVICE & INSTALLATION ENGINEERS
Join Us At #TeamCova
Celebrating more than 32 years at the forefront of the perimeter security industry, Cova Security Gates are proud to design, manufacture and install high quality perimeter security products both in the UK and around the world. We have a focus on providing excellent customer service to our clients with our service and maintenance contracts.
From our factory (near Gatwick Airport) we offer a full turnkey solution from design, manufacture and the installation of bi-folding gates, sliding gates, bollards, barriers and road blockers. Additionally, all of our products can be upgraded to be 'crash rated' to enable protection to property and people from a vehicle attack.
We offer our clients a range of installation options and after-sales service and maintenance programmes, which is where this role fits in within our 'Cova Care Service' team.
We were proud to have been awarded 'Manufacturing Business of the Year' in 2017, the reward from our continued growth and success along which was recognised for our drive to build a strong work ethic, backed up by solid processes and committed work force.
As a result we are looking for enthusiastic and dedicated team players to help us continue on our path of further growth and development.
The Role:
As part of our Field Service & Installation Engineer team, you'll work alongside our team of mobile installation, maintenance and service engineers who carry out the full installation of our perimeter security products. You'll also be attending installations, servicing and maintenance routine checks, emergency call outs and repairs to contracted clients to assist with the upkeep of their gates, barriers and road blockers. As well as our own products, we also look after other gate and barrier companies.
Working closely with our Cova Care administration team, you'll visit new and existing clients mainly within London and South East, but also across the UK (occasional foreign travel is an option).
Reporting directly to the Field Operations Manager we're seeking someone who is self-motivated, confident, have a true customer service approach to problem solving and who can complete all work to a high standard having completed Cova's in house training.
Attention to detail is key as you'll need to keep accurate records of checks made, tasks undertaken and completing reporting following a client visit.
You'll be responsible for keeping stock and managing the materials and parts kept on your vehicle at all times, ensuring it's stocked up for everything you need ahead of the next job.
Due to the nature of the role the successful applicant will need a full clean driving licence, a good level of fitness due to the demands of the job, good communication (written and verbally) and be able to pass security clearances.
Benefits of working with us:
- Competitive Salary & Overtime Personal advancement opportunities
- 5 weeks paid annual holiday entitlement excluding public holidays
- All tools, including PPE equipment
- Death in service benefit
- Secure on-site parking
- Company pension contribution
- Company Van & Uniform
- Mobile Phone/I-pad/laptop
CSCS Card (Desirable)
IPAF (Desirable)
PASMA (Desirable)
Electrical & mechanical experience.
This is a permanent position and the salary will be reflected on the engineers experience in a previous or similar role;
Trainee Engineer £27k - £30k
Engineer £30K - £34.5k
Senior Engineer £34.5k - £37.5k
Overtime will also be available.
To apply for this opportunity please submit a CV wth a covering letter

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