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Field Service Engineer - Darlington - REF No. EB4451

Industry Sector: Engineering - General
Location: Darlington, County Durham, England

Salary: from £23000 to £28000 per Annum

FRS Office: Birmingham (East)
Consultant: Amanda Babington

Job Summary

Working to a planned schedule of service and maintenance jobs at our clients premises To ensure van stock is monitored/counted and sufficient for the day to day maintenance of the fleet To carry out inspections and monitor the safety of the repaired and maintained trucks To accurately complete job sheets, timesheets and purchase requisition and parts paperwok within the required timescales To take responsibility for all equipment and tooling (including van/laptop/tablet etc) and ensure that it is in a safe condition for the type of work being undertaken To work to strict planned schedules and deadlines Qualifications/Experience Must hold a Full Uk Driving Licence Proficient in fault finding and repair Educated with an ability to achieve a grade C in English and Maths at GCSE Experience of Health and Safety requirements working in a workshop practice Commitment to continuing personal and professional development Excellent organisational skills, resourceful and solution driven A high standard of accuracy and attention to detail Ability to multi-task, prioritising workloads to work to tight deadlines Ability to work independently or in a team Clear communication skills - oral and written

Detailed Job Description

Field Service Engineer

£23,000 to £28,000 plus up to 200 hours, overtime (£1,800) plus bonus

Permanent

On call allowance £1,400 Company Van and Fuel Card

Monday to Friday - 08.00 am to 16.30pm with 30 minutes lunch

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Multi skilled Field Service Engineer, to join a national leader, our clients have earned a reputation for exceptional product design, engineering and manufacturing of its award-winning line of electric lift trucks. From their smallest pallet truck to their highest lifting VNA truck, their goal is to always provide the user with a wide range of electric forklift trucks ranging from their smallest pallet truck to our higest lifting VNA truck, their goal is to always provide the user with a wide selection f electric forklift trucks.

The Field Service Engineer will have experience working on all aspects of electrical, mechanical, hydraulics and pneumatics (preffered). The Field Service Engineer will have a detailed understanding of health and safety within this environment.

Applications from suitably experienced ex-military personnel are strongly encouraged

Main Duties and Responsibilities

Working to a planned schedule of service and maintenance jobs at our clients premises

To ensure van stock is monitored/counted and sufficient for the day to day maintenance of the fleet

To carry out inspections and monitor the safety of the repaired and maintained trucks

To accurately complete job sheets, timesheets and purchase requisition and parts paperwok within the required timescales

To take responsibility for all equipment and tooling (including van/laptop/tablet etc) and ensure that it is in a safe condition for the type of work being undertaken

To work to strict planned schedules and deadlines

Qualifications/Experience

Must hold a Full Uk Driving Licence

Proficient in fault finding and repair

Educated with an ability to achieve a grade C in English and Maths at GCSE

Experience of Health and Safety requirements working in a workshop practice

Commitment to continuing personal and professional development

Excellent organisational skills, resourceful and solution driven

A high standard of accuracy and attention to detail

Ability to multi-task, prioritising workloads to work to tight deadlines

Ability to work independently or in a team

Clear communication skills - oral and written

Consultation and negotiation skills

Flexibility to cope with diverse needs of the post

Highly motivated and possessing a resilience to work under pressure

Positive, personable and optimistic with a can do a ttitude

Desirable Skills

Recent and relevant experience of working in the forklift truck service environment

Engineering Qualification


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