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Vacancy Details

Resident Service Engineer Basildon (Forklift Trucks) - REF No. EB5450

Industry Sector: Engineering - Mechanical
Location: Basildon, Essex, England

Salary: from £25000 to £28000 per Annum

FRS Office: Birmingham (East)
Consultant: Amanda Babington

Job Summary

Experience of Health & 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 optiistic with a can do attitude

Detailed Job Description

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

Permanent

£25,000 - £28,000 dependant on experience

There is a shift allowance of £3,500 per annum which is paid monthly at £291.66

This Resident Engineer will be required to carry out service and repairs to equipment on customer sites in a safe, professional and cost effective manner, maintaining documentation of all works carried out in line with health and safety and quality procedures. The Resident Engineer role will involve working to a planned schedule of service and m,aintenance jobs at our clients premises. As well as on site work, there may occasioanlly be requirements to work off site also.

The Resident Engineer must have a minimum of 3 years experience within the Fork Lift Industry. This Resident Engineer will need to have an extensive knowledge of mechanical and electrical engineering combined with an understanding of hydraulics.

Applications from ex-miliitary personnel are strongly encouraged.

Main Duties and Responsibilities

To ensure site 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 paperwork within the required timescales

To take responsibility for all equipment and tooling (including van/laptop/printer 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

Experience and Qualifications

Essential Skills

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

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 & 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 optiistic with a can do attitude


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