|Job Ref:||204651247||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Industry:||Civil and Structural||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||City:||Andover||Address:||Post Code:||SP10||Salary:||£28000 - £32000/annum||Post Date:||09/10/2016 02:22|
Service Engineer / Technician, Andover based £28-33k ote £50k+|
my client is a lifting equipment manufacturer serving manufacturing and process industries, shipyards and harbours with productivity enhancing lifting solutions and services.
We are looking for an experienced electrical engineer to join the existing field service team, who are involved in the repair, maintenance and service of lifting equipment, service inspection contracts, refurbishment and modernisation projects, installation, testing and certification of overhead cranes and hoists
You will be responsible for performing preventative maintenance and repairs on electric overhead travelling cranes, trouble- shooting equipment malfunctions, consulting with customers on repair and safety related issues, generating sales leads during service call, and completing appropriate documentation.
You must be apprentice-trained or equivalent and fully conversant with electrical engineering disciplines
Engineering experience: Electrical: 415v ac 3 phase motor contactor control circuits both squirrel cage and wound rotor.
A good understanding of 110/48 volt relay and contactor circuits.
Some frequency speed control device experience.
Mechanical: Medium to large drive couplings, brakes and reduction gearboxes.
Knowledge of the above tasks and the associated risks when working at height.
Experience with overhead cranes and hoists is preferred, full product training will be given
You will need to be prepared to work 5 days out of 7 ( 39 hours over 5 days)
Scheduled weekend working will attract enhanced premiums.
Working one weekend in every month.
• Good grasp of the English language (verbal and written)
• Strong interpersonal skills as there is extensive customer contact
• Proven commitment to safety
• You must be physically fit and able to work at heights
• Willingness to work extra hours
• Hold a current driving licence
• Possess a UK work permit
In return you will receive a Company van with satellite navigation
An attractive remuneration/benefits package is offered including an attractive base salary (dependent upon skills and experience), you are paid from the moment you leave your home in the morning,
regular paid overtime after the basic 39 hours, there is ample opportunity for overtime, contributory pension, sales bonus scheme, life assurance scheme, specialized training on high quality products, provision of all equipment and PPE along with excellent company working practices and industry leading training programme.
Applicants must live within the Hampshire Area
Vantage Recruitment are acting as an employment agency for the purposes of this vacancy