#Job No. KS312.
Field Service Engineer (Forklifts)
8am to 4.30pm, 40 Hours a Week Monday to Friday
£27,000 - £30,445 Starting Salary (OTE £35,000) + Pay Reviews + Lots Overtime at Premium Rates + Paid Door to Door Travel + Call Out + Expensed Van (can be used for personal use) + Fuel Card + 6% Employer and 4% Employee Pension + Training Package + 25 Days Holiday + Bank Holidays
Field Service Engineer role available in a highly successful and international manufacturer of materials handling equipment. This is a great career opportunity for vehicle technicians looking to move into plant/forklift trucks. Excellent training and a lot of overtime is available for those looking to substantially increase earnings.
The role will be suitable for engineers from any kind of plant, forklifts, HGV, agricultural or similar equipment. Automotive technicians/motor trade applicants will also be very suitable. You need to demonstrate mechanical service and repair skills, ideally have engine diagnostic and some basic electrical skills.
The company are a manufacturer and you will be responsible for carrying out planned maintenance and breakdown coverage on a range of forklifts and associated equipment in Edinburgh and Scottish borders. You’ll cover a local territory, no stay away is required.
The Role in Brief:
*Carry out planned maintenance activities on materials handling machinery on a field service engineering basis
*Reactive breakdown coverage within the allocated geographical area, primarily Plymouth, Exeter and Torquay surrounding areas when required.
*Complete comprehensive training to get fully competent on all machinery and equipment
The Person Required:
*Plant, forklifts, HGV, agricultural or similar equipment, automotive technicians/motor trade will also be suitable
*Engine diagnostics and some basic electrical skills
*Ideally hold a level 3 or equivalent in a relevant discipline