Trainee Forklift Engineer

Type: Trainee
Region: Eastern

Job Title – Vehicle Technician / Forklift Engineer, Field Service

Location – Field Based – St Albans & Surrounding Area

Salary – 50k 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, Forklift 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 Forklift trucks, cherry pickers, powered access equipment and VNA trucks

The Role As a Field Service Engineer Working for a Market leading manufacturer, you will be responsible for servicing, maintaining and breakdowns of vehicles including fork lift trucks, cherry pickers and VNA trucks in the St Albans 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.

Your hours will be Monday – Friday with overtime available.

  • Approx. 52k OTE
  • Basic between 34.5k & 36k
  • Company Van, Phone & PDA
  • Annual Bonus approx 1k
  • Pension Contribution 7% on total earnings
  • Gym subsidy
  • Income Protection Insurance 75% of Salary
  • 33 Days Holiday – Additional day per year
  • Monday – Friday
  • Paid Door to Door

Forklift Engineer, Field Service Mechanical Engineer, Electrical Engineer – 50k OTE plus benefits

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