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Service Engineer

£24,000 to £29,000
Job Type
8 Sep 2022
We are seeking mechanically-minded, friendly and reliable people to join our client in a Service Engineer position. We will consider applicants who are experienced, or trainee-level candidates who already have some mechanical experience even if hobby-based as full training can be given. The company is based in Rougham, just outside Bury St Edmunds but the role will involve travelling around East Anglia and sometimes further afield. This is a full-time, permanent role paying a competitive salary and offers a great chance to join a stable, successful business who really care for their employees and offer a great place to work. The Company Our client is a well-established manufacturing engineering business, who design, manufacture and service high quality air compressors and components. The Role Once any required training is given, the role will involve visiting clients to carry out all aspects of compressed air servicing. There will be a company van, fuel card and mobile phone provided and most jobs will be attended to by only one Service Engineer. 85% of the company s customers are within East Anglia, but occasionally you may be required to travel further afield. Typically, you ll be working on anywhere between 1-3 site visits a day to a very varied, interesting customer base; from dental practices, to breweries, hospitals, food processing companies, and all kinds of manufacturing companies. The Servicing team comprises of seven people, so you ll be well-supported by colleagues throughout the training period. Main duties and responsibilities: Maintain compressed air equipment, including compressors, dryers, filters etc. This will include fault finding, stripping down, repairing of all manufacturer's and other manufacturer's equipment and plant. Undertake compressed air pipework installations. Installation and commissioning of new equipment. Complete breathing air quality testing. Visit customers as required, provide a professional and safe maintenance service backed by advice and technical support in order to build long term business relationships. Ensure compressed air systems are to the standard required and liaise with the Service and Sales department so that solutions are offered to ensure correct air requirements, legislation and efficiency are met. Requirements As a minimum, we are seeking candidates with some mechanical abilities, whether it be from your current/past job(s) or doing your own vehicle mechanics. A mechanical mindset and a willingness to learn is a must! We would also love to hear from experienced Mechanical Engineers who are interested in this opportunity. This role will suit somebody enjoys being out and about and can work alone but is also a great team player and a friendly people person! You ll be expected to work closely with the Service Manager, Service Co-ordinator and other Engineers plus customer s key personnel such as Engineering and Site Managers. A professional yet friendly and reliable character is essential! Ideally some Mechanical Experience Plenty of experience with tools Full UK driving licence with no more than 3 points A positive attitude and ability to conduct yourself professionally, and be a good company ambassador Excellent communication skills A willingness to learn and attend training as necessary for the role A keen eye for detail Salary/Package & Hours This is a permanent, employed opportunity working full-time hours (Monday to Friday 8::00), with a salary of £24,000 - £29,000 which is negotiable, depending on experience. The Service Engineer will be provided with a company van for commuting and business use only plus a fuel card, and a company mobile phone which may be used for reasonable personal use. How to Apply Please apply to Kate Howes through our website or alternatively, via CV Library. We aim to respond with specific feedback to every applicant via email within 3 working days. However, as we are small two-person independent agency, if we are extremely busy this may take longer so, please allow up to 5 working days for us to reply to you. If you would like feedback sooner then feel free to contact us via email and we will come back to you ASAP. GDPR Please note that all applications and enquiries are treated in the strictest of confidence. As part of our GDPR compliance, your CV and contact details will not be held by us for longer than 30 days unless written consent to do so is requested and obtained. Your CV and contact details will never be shared by us with a 3rd party unless specific consent has been obtained to do so. For more information on our privacy policies and how we comply to the GDPR then please visit our website and click on our privacy policy at the bottom of the page. Find us on Facebook & LinkedIn (Horizon Search & Selection Ltd) and Twitter as well as Instagram
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  • Job Reference: 707265295-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Horizon Search & Selection
    Horizon Search & Selection
  • Location: Suffolk
  • Salary: £24,000 to £29,000
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent