Field Service Engineer

Location
Kent, Maidstone
Salary
£21873 - £23861 per annum
Posted
28 Feb 2019
Closes
28 Mar 2019
Ref
SC/FSE
Contact
Shelby Coulson
Sector
Engineering
Job Level
Executive
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
I am recruiting for an experienced Field based Mechanical Service Engineer that lives within Maidstone or the West Kent area.

My client is a global leader in its industry who started from humble beginnings in the early 1900's.

The role of Field Service Engineer is a full time permanent position. Approximately 43 - 48 hours per week. Monday - Thursday or Tuesday - Friday (according to requirement)

Field Service Engineer responsibilities -

- You will be required to drive a mobile equipment repair van between retail sites on a daily basis

- You will be required to repair various retail equipment at different locations throughout the region. You will do this working from your van at Customers sites. The repair work may involve fitting and stripping components, straightening, welding and testing. Full training is provided for all activities.

- You will undertake completion of end of job reports, timesheets and any other documentation required, ensuring that you provide timely and accurate information on work activities.

- You will ensure all your work is to the standard agreed at the completion of your training.

- You will use a company Smartphone to record all work activities and complete jobs raised by the Service Office.

Dependent on individual, you will do infield training for 4 - 6 weeks.

For this role, you as an individual must:

- Live within the West Kent or Maidstone area
- Be punctual, reliable and flexible
- Customer focused, friendly and able to liaise fully with Customers at site
- MIG Welding experience desirable though not essential as full training is given
- Previous experience in mobile service desirable though not essential
- Hold a full UK driving licence with minimal to no endorsements (foreign driving licence applicants will be considered, however the applicant will need to change to a UK licence within 90 days from their start date, at their own cost)

£2.04/hr location premium if living within M25 orbital.

Lunch breaks are paid additional (totaling the 48 hours). Overtime is available at 1.5x for above the 48hrs, however this must be agreed in advance with Line Manager.

In addition to those excellent benefits you will also receive:

- Fully equipped company van (Merc Vito or VW Transporter) with a fuel card and all tools provided
- Annual bonus scheme (providing the UK Group reach target turnover and margin)
- Nest Pension
- 16 days holiday (plus 7 days Bank Holidays)
- Touchpoint Benefit Scheme

To be considered for this position please submit an up to date CV along with up to date contact details.

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