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Vacancy Details

Field Service Engineer Forklifts - Broxburn, Scotland - REF No. EB5813

Industry Sector: Engineering - Mechanical
Location: Broxburn, East Lothian, Scotland

Salary: from £22000 to £25000 per Annum

FRS Office: Birmingham (East)
Consultant: Amanda Babington

Job Summary

Proceed to customers premises as advised, report to the customers contact, locate equipment, diagnose fault. Once the fault has been diagnosed inform Service and the customer with time of completion. To carry out routine maintenance as directed ensuring that all necessary service parts are available prior to attending customers site all quoted work to be highlighted by liaison personally with the customer, To keep non-recoverable and unnecessary travel time to a minimum by Liaising and communicating with Service Control Department. Planning in workload. Establishing/maintaining appropriate level of van stock/ tooling To submit detailed and a correctly completed Parts Requisition when making requests by phone provide sufficient information as may be required to enable parts to be obtained accurately and in a timely manner To work mostly without supervision by using your own initiative in a safe manner as laid down by the Health & Safety At Work Act

Detailed Job Description

Field Service Engineer

Covering Broxburn, Scotland

Permanent

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

Pension, Life Assurance, Company Van and Fuel Card

Our Client is offering an opportunity for an Experienced Field Service Engineer to join a leading Material Handling Equipment provider. The Engineer will receive a competitive salary with various benefits, plus overtime but this not guaranteed.

The Engineer will have experience working on all aspects of electrical, mechanical, engineering, hydraulics and pneumatics. You will need experience of carrying out maintenance, fault finding and diagnosis on all types of lift trucks.

Applications from Ex-Military personnel are strongly encouraged

Key Responsibilities

Proceed to customers premises as advised, report to the customers contact, locate equipment, diagnose fault. Once the fault has been diagnosed inform Service and the customer with time of completion.

To carry out routine maintenance as directed ensuring that all necessary service parts are available prior to attending customers site all quoted work to be highlighted by liaison personally with the customer,

To keep non-recoverable and unnecessary travel time to a minimum by

Liaising and communicating with Service Control Department. Planning in workload.

Establishing/maintaining appropriate level of van stock/ tooling

To submit detailed and a correctly completed Parts Requisition when making requests by phone provide sufficient information as may be required to enable parts to be obtained accurately and in a timely manner

To work mostly without supervision by using your own initiative in a safe manner as laid down by the Health & Safety At Work Act

Qualifications and Experience

A minimum of NVQ Level 2 or equivalent in Engineering

A strong Mechanical knowledge in a heavy plant background, for example powered access excavators or forklifts

Must be competent in electro/ hydraulic systems

Experience in fault finding/ diagnostics

Must be able to communicate as you will be working closely with customers and colleagues


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