Field Maintenance Engineer

Field Maintenance Engineer

Field Maintenance Engineer

Candidate Preferred Requirements:

The following knowledge/qualifications are required or preferred but training will be provided as necessary: We are looking for people with a strong, positive attitude, with drive and enthusiasm to succeed, and a willingness to participate in the development of the business.

• Extensive electrical and mechanical knowledge
• LOLER and PUWER legislation awareness
• Have a good understanding of Health and
Safety and its practical implications
• NVQ in electrical and or mechanical trades
would be an advantage
• CSCS preferred

In return we will provide an attractive salary, kitted out van with fuel card, quality branded workwear and PPE, tablet PC and necessary working equipment.

Proven experience in the fault finding, diagnosis, rectification and repair of the company product portfolio

• Represent the company in delivering field-based customer service and product repair and servicing.

• A self-starter who is happy to work on their own but appreciate the importance of being part of a bigger team

• Enthusiastic with a friendly helpful demeanour with excellent interpersonal skills as they are the face of the company on customer sites

• Strong attention to detail to perform repairs and maintenance of machines to a high standard and the accurate completion of paperwork

• Flexible with a positive attitude to assist with various demands made on the business as nights away from home will be required

• Core maintenance experience within plant, auto or industrial machinery

• Strong general mechanical knowledge

• Strong general electrical knowledge

• Experience with dealing with customers face to face

• Have a good working knowledge and experience of installation, maintenance, inspection and breakdown repair activities in a field service environment

• Have the ability to install equipment working from manufacturers’ instruction manuals and our CAD drawings

• Be a multi-skilled engineer with pneumatic, hydraulic and electrical expertise, and a proven ability to deliver excellent quality of service to customers

• Be flexible and willing to work overtime and occasional weekends/out of hours as requested

• Computer literate, Preparation and completion of paperwork

• Be self-motivated

• Be customer focussed

• Possess a positive “can-do” attitude towards solving customer problems

• Be confident and able to work under your own initiative

What the role entails

Carry out installation, Inspections, tests, repair, breakdowns and PPM on waste handling equipment such as Balers, Compactors, Bin lifting systems, Shredders
• Ensuring control of your own van stock to meet prompt repair deadlines
• The continued development of skills required ensuring that all work is completed to a high standard
• Report directly to the service manager and team daily, communication is a pivotal part of the operation
• Normal working week of Monday-Friday with occasional weekend and out of hours response