Field Service Engineer Hull (Forklifts)

Posted 8 days ago by Forces Recruitment Solutions Group Ltd (Head Office)
Location Hull Job Type Full Time - Permanent
Salary £23k - 26k per year + company van, overtime Sector Engineering, Industrial, Mechanical
Reference EB6115

Field Service Engineer - Hull


23,000 to 26,000 Monday To Friday 08.00am - 16.30pm with 30 minutes for lunch

Overtime (But not guaranteed) 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 across the UK. The Engineer will receive a competitive salary with various company benefits, plus overtime

The Engineer will have experience working on all aspects of electrical, mechanical, engineering, hydraulics and pneumatics. The Engineer will need experience of carrying out maintenance, fault finding and dignosis 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 Coordinator and the customer of the approximate time of completion. Rectify any faults as required by the customer, ensuring that the machine is left operating in a safe condtion and that the work has been carried out to the customers satisfaction.

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 liaise directly with the customers whilst on site to endeavor to obtain their agreement to proceed with any follow up repairs or other work that may be required following a service or repair, to obtain a valid purchase order number where necessary authorisiing such a repair. It may be necessary to provide verbal estamates in conjunction with the Service Manager/ Supervisor.

To Keep non recoverable and unnecessary travel time to a minimum by

Liaising and communicating with Service Control Department. Proactively participating in planning workload

Establishing/maintaining approproate level of Van Stock/ tooling (in conjunction with the Service Suopervisor)

To submit detailed and a correctly completed Parts Requisition or when making requests by phne provide sufficient information as may be required to enable parts to be obtained

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

Qualification and Experience

A minimum NVQ Level 2 or equivalent in engineering

A strong mechanical knowledge in a heavy plant backgroun , i e powered access excavators or forklifts

Must be competent in electro hydraulic systems

Experience in fautl finding / diagnostics

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