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Field Service Engineer (Forklifts) Ipswich - REF No. EB6044

Industry Sector: Engineering - Mechanical
Location: Ipswich, Suffolk, England

Salary: from £23000 to £26000 per Month

FRS Office: Birmingham (East)
Consultant: Amanda Babington

Detailed Job Description

Field Service Engineer (Forklifts) Ipswich


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 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 their 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 Marnies 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 IPswich Depot and will cover a designated area. The working hours are 40 per week. Monday to Friday 08.00am to 4.30pm and the 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 this Field Service Engineer will have a formal qualification such as an NVQ Level 3 or City & Guilds and / or a minimum of three years experience in the Forklift Industry

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

Good Communicator with a customer focussesd approach

Highly organised, flexible with time management skills

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