Crane Service Engineer

Posted 6 months ago by Forces Recruitment Solutions Group Ltd (Head Office)
Location Aylesbury Job Type Full Time - Permanent
Salary £30k - 35k per year + DOE Sector Electrical, Engineering, Mechanical

HQ5700               Crane Service Engineer                

Salary:                 £30,000 - £35,000 DOE

Location:             Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire

Hours:                  Monday to Friday 8am – 530pm

Holidays:             22 days + bank holidays

Forces Recruitment Services are currently recruiting for a Crane Service Engineer to join the team at Europe’s leading supplier of vacuum handling equipment, restricted access lifting machinery and mini cranes for the construction, rail and utility sectors.

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

The Crane Service Engineer will be required to oversee the maintenance, operations, service and repair of lifting equipment and mini cranes, will have proven previous experience interacting with both customers and delivering training to the work force; will be a team player who thrives on problem solving and enjoys utilsing an extensive technical knowledge as part of their day to day routine. The Crane Service Engineer will take great pride in delivering outstanding customer service and will be required to work between both the workshop and on site.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Undertaking modification, maintenance, service and repair of mini cranes and lifting equipment
  • Provide knowledge and support in the event of plant failure
  • Diagnosis of plant/equipment defects
  • To maintain records for health & safety and customer service purposes
  • Visit sites to repair plant/equipment defects
  • To maintain and improve health & safety in the workplace
  • All other workshop duties as deemed necessary

Person Specification:

  • Outstanding communication skills
  • Be a team player
  • Thrives on problem solving
  • Enjoys utilising an extensive technical knowledge as part of their day to day routine
  • Great pride in delivering outstanding customer service
  • Excellent customer facing skills
  • Good administrative skills
  • Self-reliant and resourceful
  • Detailed and precise

Skills and Qualifications required:

  • Either Mechanical or Electrical engineering experience, equivalent to NVQ2
  • Ability to read and understand electrical and hydraulic schematic diagrams
  • Understanding of health and safety guidelines


  • Pension 3% match Employee/Employer Contribution
  • Company Van

Salary:  £30,000 - £35,000

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Forces Recruitment Solutions Group Ltd (Head Office)


Forces Recruitment Solutions Group is the original and leading recruitment consultancy for ex-military personnel from the Army, Navy, RAF and Royal Marines. Established in 2001, FRS has helped thou...

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