Job Type: Field Service Engineer
Salary: £28,000 - £30,000 + dependent on experience
My client are a UK leader in the materials handling industry. Due to their expansion they now have a new opportunity for a Field Service Engineer to join their team. They are offering an attractive salary circa up to £30k, O/T/Van/Door to Door/Call Out/full training and opportunity of progression available.
This opportunity would suit an experienced Forklift Engineer or Plant Fitter. May consider HGV Technician or ex forces dependant on experience and level of experience with varied equipment.
Reporting to the Service Manager, this role as a Site Engineer will be expected to be in
Control of the maintenance, service and repairs of material handling equipment on site, in the Leicestershire area. Will be expected to cover occasional breakdowns, as and when is necessary. Candidate will be working with an assortment of equipment which includes a mixture of trucks - Diesel and Gas Engines and Electric Trucks.
Responsibilities of the Site Engineer:
Servicing and repair of material handling equipment.
Ordering of parts as efficiently as possible & ensure all stock levels/movement records are accurate & correct
Ensure all paperwork is completed accurately & within the stipulated time period & with the relevant order numbers
Manage own work in progress
Maintain a safe working environment & work in a safe manner
Report any unsafe practices or potential hazards immediately
Attend training courses to maintain up to date knowledge of equipment
NVQ Level 3 qualified in Plant, Vehicle Maintenance or similar
Preferably served a full apprenticeship
Experienced FLT Engineer, HGV Technician or Ex forces will be considered for this opportunity
Technical experience in Engines, Electrics and Diagnostics is compulsory. Hydraulics and all other engine types are required also.
Salary and Benefits:
Attractive Salary circa to £28k up to £30k+ dependent on experience
Annual Bonus (5%)
Overtime at x 1.5 hours
Paid Door to Door
25 Days holiday + Bank Holidays
Company Pension Scheme
Full PPE provided
Opportunity to attend additional training and qualifications provided by the company
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