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Mechanical Technician

Mechanical Technician

#Job No. KS140.

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    £28k - 29k per year

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Mechanical Technician (Workshop Engineer)

Sittingbourne, Kent

£28,500 + 6% Employer/4% Employee Pension + Overtime + 25 Days Holiday + Bank Holidays + Life Assurance + Discount Benefits Scheme + Uniform + Bonus

8am to 4.30pm Monday to Friday (39 hours a week)

Mechanical Technician role available in a highly successful international manufacturer and service provider. The company offers comprehensive training enabling you to become highly skilled on a range of forklift trucks.

The role will be suitable for engineers from any kind of maintenance / service background including automotive technicians or ex forces engineers. All specific training can be provided on the products. Although qualifications are an advantage, transferable skills and the ability to pick up the specifics are key.

The company manufacture a range of forklift trucks, in this role you’ll be responsible for the service and repair of the trucks at this location. You’ll receive a list of jobs via the laptop and you’ll be fixing both mechanical and electrical/ trucks at this site. The work also includes PDI’s, changing parts and completing any necessary paperwork. Overtime is paid at premium rates after 39 hours a week.

The company are part of a global manufacturing brand and are an excellent employer for life long progressive careers. This is a great chance to be part of a professional and people focused business where you can progress to Field Engineer and Sales Engineer roles.

The role in brief:

*Carry out planned maintenance activities on materials handling machinery
*Workshop based Monday to Friday
*Complete comprehensive training to get fully competent on all machinery and equipment
*Order spares

The Person Required:

* Mechanical/electrical PPM and repair skills
* Excellent communication skills
* Eager to learn and a team player
* IT literate