Field Service Engineer

  • The SmartList
  • Sheffield, South Yorkshire, UK
  • Nov 05, 2017
Full time Engineering

Job Description

LOCATION: Based in Sheffield, South Yorkshire but willing to serve the
Doncaster, South Yorkshire area and Chesterfield, Derbyshire area too.

SALARY & BENEFITS: Salary subject to experience, pension and small medical insurance.

WORKING HOURS: 40 hours per week, Monday - Friday.

THE COMPANY: Our client is one of the oldest independent specialist fork lift truck companies based in Sheffield. Established in 1968, they supply a quality low cost service to the growing fork lift population of that era across Yorkshire and the Midlands. They are proud of their expert quality reputation, gained from over 4 decades of customer satisfaction which is why today they are one of the UK's foremost independent fork lift truck specialists.

THE ROLE: Due to continued success, we are currently looking for a Field Service Engineer who is willing to cover the Sheffield South Yorkshire area, Doncaster South Yorkshire area and Chesterfield Derbyshire area. You will be required to service, maintain and repair forklift trucks and other equipment.

THE CANDIDATE: As a Field Service Engineer you will be responsible for the preventative maintenance and repair of material handling and ancillary equipment, accurately completing service reports and timesheets. You will also manage and control van stock, building customer relationships through good levels of communication and optimise external revenue. You will also undertake working on FLT and similar industries.

Key Experience/ Characteristics for the Field Service Engineer position based in Sheffield, South Yorkshire but willing to serve the Doncaster, South Yorkshire area and Chesterfield, Derbyshire area too.

Essential

Proven track record in materials handling equipment involving electrical, mechanical and hydraulic components or similar industry
Full Driving Licence is required
Due to the nature of the role please confirm that you are able to lift items to the maximum permissible under manual handling regulations
Desirable

Experience on electronic controllers would be an advantage.

Does this sound like you? Are you our client's next Field Service Engineer? If yes then please hit the apply button now.

You will then be sent to an online questionnaire to support your CV and application, please fill in the details and we will be in touch to advise you of the next steps