Site Service Engineer (Cranes)

  • Job Reference: TC7252A
  • Date Posted: 11 April 2019
  • Recruiter: TRS Consulting
  • Location: Gateshead
  • Salary: £32,000 to £35,000
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Tom Coombe
  • Telephone: 07967 673861

Job Description

Site Service Engineer (Cranes)

£32K - £35K + Overtime + Excellent Benefits

The Company - Site Service Engineer (Cranes)

My client is a leading manufacturer and supplier of cranes and lifting equipment which are used in a range of sectors including manufacturing, petrochemical and hydro / thermal /wind power industries. This well respected organisation has been supplying this marketplace for decades, establishing and nurturing long term relationships with a customer base at the forefront of technology.

The Role - Site Service Engineer (Cranes)

Following expansion they seek to recruit a customer focused and highly motivated Site Service Engineer responsible for:

  • Performing preventative maintenance and repairs on electric overhead travelling cranes.
  • Trouble- shootinging equipment malfunctions. 
  • Consulting with customers on repair and safety related issues. 
  • Generating sales leads during service call. 
  • Completing appropriate documentation.

The working pattern is as follows:

  • Week 1 - 2 nights (9pm – 6.30am) Saturday 7am-4.30pm & Sunday 7am – 4.30pm 
  • Week 2 – 2 nights (9pm – 6.30am) Saturday 7am-4.30pm & Sunday 7am – 4.30pm 
  • Week 3 – 2 nights (9pm – 6.30am) Saturday 7am-4.30pm & Sunday 7am – 4.30pm 
  • Week 4 – 4 nights (9pm – 6.30am) No weekend

Your Background - Site Service Engineer (Cranes)

The successful candidate will meet the following criteria:

  • You must be apprentice-trained or equivalent and fully conversant with electrical engineering disciplines
  • Knowledge of risks when working at height
  • Experience with overhead cranes and hoists is preferred, although full product training will be given
  • 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 

The Benefits - Site Service Engineer (Cranes)

This is an excellent opportunity to join a company that values its employees and rewards innovation. As an experienced engineer with the ambition to succeed in a dynamic environment, you will be given full product training and constant support from senior management. This is an ideal opportunity to further develop your engineering career within an innovative organisation.

A starting salary of up to £35K is accompanied by a package which includes overtime, pension and holidays. 

This vacancy is being advertised by TRS Consulting. The services advertised by TRS Consulting are those of an employment agency and / or an employment business.