Overview

Forklift Engineer

Job Title – Forklift Engineer, Field Service

Location – Field Based – Dartford, Medway, Sittingbourne, Maidstone, Ashford

Salary – £40k OTE + fantastic benefits listed below

Company

Our Client is a market leading manufacture within the Material Handling sector, leading the way on new Technologies including Automated Vehicles. They are large enough to have a strong commercial offering and even with a 5000+ workforce they manage to retain a family feel, placing employee welfare high on their agenda. Their focus is on high levels of customer service and service standards setting this Company apart from its competitors. They offer Extensive training and on-going support to ensure that you have the tools needed to do the very best job.

The Person

To be considered for this Forklift Field Service Engineer role you will have electrical & mechanical experience working on either HGV, Bus, Plant, Fork Lift Trucks, Vehicle Recovery, Vehicle Technician, Platform lifts or Agricultural Machinery. We will consider experience from any Armed Forces background such as REME etc. Practical experience of electrical mechanical engineering through any sector is also of interest as is your professional attitude to the working environment.

Skills

Mechanical & Electrical engineering, hydraulics or pneumatics, diesel, petrol or LPG powered engines. Experience of servicing Fork lift trucks, cherry pickers, powered access equipment and VNA trucks

The Role

As a Field Service Engineer you have the opportunity to become an employee for a Market leader. You will be servicing and maintaining vehicles including fork lift trucks, cherry pickers and VNA trucks in the Kent, South East area. Most of the vehicles are electrical and you will be representing the company at various sites. My client has a large and growing client base. This is a great opportunity to work on Automated Guided Vehicles (AGV’s)

Your hours will be 8.00am – 4.30pm, Monday – Friday with overtime available.

* Approx. £40k OTE

* Basic between £30k & £31.5k

* Company Van, Phone & PDA

* Pension Contribution 7% on total earnings

* Gym subsidy

* Income Protection Insurance 75% of Salary

* 33 Days Holiday – Additional day per year

* Monday – Friday 8am – 4.30pm

* Paid Door to Door

Forklift Engineer, Field Service Mechanical Engineer, Electrical Engineer – Dartford, Medway, Sittingbourne, Maidstone, Ashford- £40k OTE plus benefits

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£42k OTE plus benefits