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Field Service Engineer (Forklifts) - REF No. EB5935

Industry Sector: Engineering - Mechanical
Location: Boston, Lincolnshire, England

Salary: from £26000 to £28000 per Annum

FRS Office: Birmingham (East)
Consultant: Amanda Babington

Detailed Job Description

Field Service Engineer (Forklifts)

£26,000 to £28,000

Boston , Lincolnshire


40 Hours per week

23 Days holiday plus Bank Holidays, Company Pension Scheme, Life Cover and Health Plan

As a field Service Engineer you will be working for one of the UKS leading Materials Handling companies providing materials handling solutions via their extensive network of local depots

Their wide customer base covers all market sectors and are reliant on the equipment to move their products 24/7. Service Support is therefore a vital aspect of the customers supply chain so its no overstatement to say that the Field Service Engineers are a valued and key part of the clients business.

If you are a customer focussed, quality driven, self-reliant, dependable engineer who is looking for a long term career then this position maybe just for you

Applications from Ex-Military Personnel (Royal Air Force, Royal Navy, British Army and Royal Marines) are strongly encouraged, however all applications will be considered.

About the Job

As a Field Service Engineer you will provide onsite service support, carrying out preventative maintenance and repairs on LPG, Diesel and Electric forklift trucks. To enable you to do this you will receive an initial, comprehensive New Employee Induction, a fully equipped, modern service Vehicle, regular Technical/ Health & Safety Training, Company supplied Workwear and PPE, Overnight (Smart Locker) delivery system for all urgent / essential Parts requirements.

The role of Field Service Engineer is based from the Boston Depot and will cover a designated area. The Salary for this Field Service Engineer is between £26k and £28K dependant on experience and there is also overtime on this The Working hours are 40 per wek (Monday to Friday 08.00am to 4.30pm ) and Company Benefits are 23 days holiday (plus Bank Holidays) which will increase with Service, Company Pension Scheme, Life Assurance and a Health Care plan

Experience/ Requirements

Ideally the Field Service Engineer will have a formal qualification such as NVQ Level 3 or City & Guilds and/or a minimum of 3 years experience in the Forklift Industry

Applications are welcomed from engineers with a Plant, HGV, Agricultural, Automotive background

Good communicator with a customer focussed approach

Highly organised, flexible with time management skills

You will be working remoteley from the depots and not travelling back to the depot on a daily/ regular basis. Most engineers come to the depot twice a week to dispose of waste.

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