JOB TITLE: Field Service Engineer - Plant


Industry : Engineering & Technical Job Location : Merseyside
Job Reference : 12498CJ Job Category : Engineering
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 19/07/2016
 
Salary & Benefits : £25000 - £31000 per annum + Van,Fuel,OT,Pen,BUPA
 
Experience Required : See Job Description
 
Education Required : See Job Description



Please note you must be permitted to work in the EC to apply for this job.

Job Summary

Are you interested in joining one of the fastest growing companies in the area, where you will work hands on with one of the UK's most iconic brands machinery every day? Our client are looking for the best Plant Engineers in the area to join the business. You'll be looked after with one the best training and progression schemes in the sector, and all the benefits you can shake a stick at. If you're mechanically strong and want to work as the face of a company, this may well be perfect for you?


Job Description

Field Service Engineer (Plant)
North West (Merseyside, Greater Manchester and on occasion Yorkshire)
£25 - 31.5k + benefits

The Opportunity

Are you interested in joining one of the fastest growing companies in the area, where you will work hands on with one of the UK's most iconic brands machinery every day? Our client are looking for the best Plant Engineers in the area to join the business. You'll be looked after with one the best training and progression schemes in the sector, and all the benefits you can shake a stick at. If you're mechanically strong and want to work as the face of a company, this may well be perfect for you?

The Company

Our client have nearly tripled in size within the past 5 years, with multiple sites across the UK. They offer truly industry leading training and development opportunities that are unrivalled by competitors. We are looking for high calibre, forward-thinking, people who possess good customer service skills and want to work for a company that will push them and want to be pushed forwards by its employees.

You'll need to be relatively flexible in terms of travel this role is centred around remote working, you travel from home to site and back home again. You'll work on site with the customers around Merseyside, Greater Manchester and Yorkshire. You'll join a team of likeminded individuals who also work in this area and are all pushing in the same direction and are some of the best engineers in the industry. You'll work with some of the biggest clients in industries such as Construction, Industrial, Recycling and Waste Machinery on behalf of our client.

Our client are more interested than most in keeping hold of its employees by providing the best training and progression opportunities, giving motivated and driven employees a transparent map of how they can increase their pay and responsibility level as a result.

The Role

The main duties of this role is to be able to carry out Machine Plant Diagnostics, Servicing and Repairs to our clients own plant machinery range on customer site. You'll work with clients in the, Agricultural, Industrial, Heavy Line and Recycling industries, ranging from longstanding existing clients to brand new customers. The big aim is to provide a first time fix on site, therefore a certain level of experience/qualification is needed.

Within the role you'll be working in the field and interacting with the customer, so professionalism and strong communication skills are essential. Our clients aim is to provide world class customer service and while you may have good customer skills, with training you can always look to get to this level.

As an engineer you'll also be commercially savvy, and if asked will mention aftermarket solutions our client can provide in conjunction to their machinery, again you will be trained on this.

You'll be given a company van, and all of your fuel is covered via a fuel card, in conjunction with company uniform, Tools, Laptop (for diagnostics) and a PDA unit that you'll document down your jobs.



Qualifications/Experience

NVQ or equivalent up to Level 2/3 in Plant Maintenance or other associated field
Apprentice trained is preferred
Mechanical and Electrical exposure at maintenance, service, repair and diagnostics
Manufacturer training would be ideal but not essential

Package and Additional Information

Salary: £25-31k depending upon experience
Monday - Friday 8am-4.30pm
Overtime is paid at time and ½ and double time
Callout rota varies will be communicated at interview
Company Van + Fuel Card
Pension scheme
22 days paid holiday + bank holidays + 1 day for every 5 years completed service
Contributory medical insurance scheme
Death in service company life assurance
Merchandise purchases at cost
Sickness scheme
Childcare voucher scheme
Private medical health
Occupational health
Learning and development programmes


Job Keywords

plant, digger, machinery, mechanical, service, maintenance, ppm, field, mobile, engineer, engineering, industrial, construction, jcb, caterpiller, CAT, Hitachi, XCMG, Hyundai, Bobcat, customer service



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