Field Service Engineer

27000.00 - 30000.00 GBP Annual + GBP27000 - GBP30000/annum Bonuses, premium overtime
08 Aug 2017
05 Sep 2017
Contract Type
The Opportunity:

The company are looking for Field Service Engineers with a minimum of 2 years' experience, however, they will also consider Engineers with less experience, that can demonstrate a great attitude and are willing to learn, that will become part of a team of dedicated Service technicians, specialising in the repair, maintenance and servicing of entrance systems.

The Company:

The Service Engineer, will be joining a leading national and global product brand, recognised throughout the industry for quality pedestrian, industrial and high-performance entrance solutions.

Benefits Package:

* Competitive starting salary, reviewed after probation period.
* Premium overtime at Time and a third, time and a half and double time
* On call premiums Monday to Friday GBP15.00 per day, Sat & Sun GBP25.00 per day
* Premium overtime when you are called out
* Bonuses, with the opportunity to earn around GBP38,000
* 25 days leave plus bank holidays
* Full product training
* Induction training
* Pension
* Death in service
* A modern fully kitted out van, with all the tools you will need
* Tablet
* Mobile
* Fuel card
* Premier inn card (no having to claim back expenses)
* Screwfix card (Emergency parts when you need them)
* Company uniform

Job Description:

The Service Engineer will carry out planned and preventative maintenance, service and repairs on all automatic, pedestrian, Styling, Speed, swing and slide automatic doors etc, diagnosing any potential or existing faults, replacing all electrical and mechanical components.

Main Accountabilities:

* Able to do unplanned, proactive visits to known customers to check satisfaction and promote our capabilities and services.
* The Service Engineer will go through a detailed training and induction process.
* Responsible to maintain the Company vehicle, its stock and tools in good working order.
* Responsible for accurate time sheet reporting, detailing job numbers, travel time, label equipment and complete door assignments.

Skills / Experience:


* The Service Engineer will be responsible, reliable, punctual and trustworthy.
* Results orientated and you show initiative to problem solve and come up with new ways of working.
* Eager to learn and develop new skills both technical and sales related.
* Electrical, mechanical experience preferred, however a full company induction and training will be provided.
* Clean driving license, other operating licenses are also of benefit. IPAF etc.
* Able to work on your own, managing your time and workload accordingly.
* Develops good working relationships with other co-workers and customers.


* Electrical and mechanical qualification ideally within the door and entrance systems industry
* Good IT skills
* Ability to work efficiently within a team and individually
* Industry experience

To apply for this role or to be considered for future roles, please call our recruitment team, or simply forward or upload your up to date CV in plain word, and someone will be in touch with you shortly.

PLEASE NOTE: If you require visa sponsorship to work in the UK you CANNOT be considered for this role