Concept Resourcing
This job has been posted for more than 30 working days and has expired.

Field Based - Plant Service Engineer

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Plant Service Engineer to join one of the UK's largest and leading specialists in plant equipment based in the Cambridge area.

Job Summary:

To effectively and competently carry out diagnostics, service and repair of machinery ensuring we deliver a first class service to both internal & external customers.

Tasks and Responsibilities 



  • To service and repair construction equipment or miscellaneous equipment, as required by line management, maintaining safe working practices throughout.
  • To identify mechanical problems, using technical knowledge and computerised diagnostic equipment, offering guidance and advice to the customer.
  • To carry out duties in a commercially focussed way, seeking additional service revenue opportunities and promoting our aftermarket solutions.
  • To carry out all work in line with quotations and time guides, highlighting to management where additional work may be required.

     
  • Maintain a sufficient personal toolkit to enable you to carry out the job effectively.
  • In regards to company tooling (including but not limited to laptops, PDA’s, specialist tooling and lifting equipment), ensure defects are reported, use is in line with current test periods and in line with instructions/training.
  • Ensure software updates are installed as new versions are releaseed
  • Complete electronic/reports timesheets in ‘real time’ providing comprehensive details of the work undertaken.
  • To order parts for your work as necessary and to return parts in a clean condition and at the time of job completion, to aid the efficient invoicing of workshop jobs
  • Complete electronic/reports timesheets in ‘real time’ providing comprehensive details of the work undertaken. 
  • To order parts for your work as necessary and to return parts in a clean condition and at the time of job completion, to aid the efficient invoicing of workshop jobs
  • To assist and coach colleagues with technical support where necessary.
  • To be prepared to work with Apprentices as a coach, mentor and guide when required.
  • To ensure a smart and professional appearance, wearing appropriate work wear and PPE, and to ensure housekeeping in your work area and van is of a high standard.
  • Flexibility to work overtime as and when required and to honour reasonable call out requests.
  • Attend any relevant product or systems training courses, staying away from home where required, to ensure a high standard of competence required to efficiently complete duties.
  • Work in accordance with Volvo Group UK standards of health, safety, quality and environmental care. 


Key Skills / Competencies:


  • Be a good team worker
  • Ability to communicate efficiently with colleagues, management and customers
  • Work with a cost conscious mind set to ensure maximum profitability
  • Problem solving ability and high level of diagnostic skills
  • IT Literacy – basic computer skills and ability to use email
  • High standards and attention to detail
  • Conscientious in all aspects of the job
  • Highly responsible, reliable, honest and trustworthy 



Education / Professional Qualifications required for the position:


  • A formal engineering qualification in Plant Maintenance, Agricultural/HGV mechanics (i.e.

    NVQ 3)
  • Relevant experience in the repair and maintenance of heavy construction plant, including proven technical competence on diesel engines, transmissions, drive lines, hydraulics and electrical systems


          Desirable: Welding and fabrication 


Additional important requirements:

           Must hold a full driving licence  

This is a full-time position and salary is negotiable dependent on experience.

This is the chance to join a company that offers excellent support and opportunities for all their staff with a great benefits package

To be considered for the position please contact Lindsey Jarosz on 01384 245 872 or send your CV to Lindsey.jarosz@conceptresourcing.com



  • Rate: Negotiable depending on experience
  • Location: Whittlesford, Cambridgeshire, England
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Engineering
  • Recruiter: Concept Resourcing
  • Contact: Lindsey Jarosz
  • Tel: 0844 800 6600
  • Email: to view click here
  • Reference: 23046
  • Posted: 2017-05-26 16:13:43 -

  • View all Jobs from Concept Resourcing