Resident Engineer Forklifts Basildon - REF No. EB5590
Industry Sector: Engineering - Mechanical
Location: Basildon, Essex, England
Salary: from £25000 to £27000 per Annum
FRS Office: Birmingham (East)
Consultant: Amanda Babington
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
Detailed Job Description
25,000 to 27,000 dependant on experience. There is a shift allowance id £3,500 per annum which is paid monthly.
Shift Patters to be dicussed at interview - Monday to Friday
A company van and fuel card are provided
25 Days Holiday
Company Pension Plan
The 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 & Safety and Quality procedures. The Resident Engineer role will involve working to a planned schedule of service and maintenance jobs at our clients premises. As well as on site work, there may occasionally be requirements to work off site also.
The Resident Engineer must have a minimum of 3 years experience in the fork lift industry. The Engineer will need to have an extensive knowledge of mechancial and electrical engineering combined with an understanding of hydraulics.
Applications from ex-military personnel are strongly encouraged
Main Duties / 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
Must hold a Full UK Driving Licence
Proficient in fault finding and repair
Educated with an ability to acheive 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
Consultaion 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 attitude
Recent and relevant expereince of working in the forklift truck service environment
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