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Service Engineer - Forklift Trucks

Job Title: Service Engineer - Forklift Trucks
Contract Type: Permanent Full Time
Location: Basingstoke
Salary: £24k - 27k per year
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: Permanent
REF: 3079
Contact Name: Dave Irons
Contact Email:
Job Published: 19 days ago

Job Description

Working for a national Forklift / Materials Handling company, you will be working as a Workshop Service Engineer – this is a static role, based in Basingstoke. You will have previous engineering experience working on a range of Mechanical  / Electrical / Hydraulic plant equipment including, Forklift Trucks, VNA Trucks etc. We are looking for someone who is familiar with working within Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering and Hydraulic equipment, including strip down and rebuilds. Previous experience working on Materials Handling Equipment is preferred, you must have previous engineering experience and a driving licence. The position is permanent full time Monday - Friday

Key Responsibilities:

As a Service Engineer / Forklift Fitter Your Job Role Would Include:

  • PDI’s, Servicing & Repairing Forklift Trucks 
  • Fit Accessories as Required
  • Proficient in Fault Finding and Repair 
  • Highly Motivated, Able to Work Well Under Pressure
  • Complete Administration Tasks including Service & Repair Records Accurately
  • Maintain Health & Safety To HSE & Company Standards


The Ideal Candidate for the Service Engineer / Forklift Fitter Role Will Have:

  • Previous Experience in One or More of The Following Roles: Service Engineer; Mobile Service Engineer; Plant Fitter, Mobile Plant Fitter, Mobile Service Engineer, Forklift Engineer
  • You Will Need Previous Experience within the Materials Handling and Construction Equipment Industry
  • Analytical Approach To Problem Solving
  • Basic IT Skills
  • Good Communication Skills, both Verbal & Written
  • Clean Current Driving Licence
  • Engineering Qualification
  • Positive, Personable with a can do attitude


Within the Role of Mobile Service Engineer / Forklift Fitter  You Would Receive:

  • Permanent Full Time Position
  • Monday - Friday Standard Working Week
  • Paid Overtime at Enhanced Rate
  • 25 Days Paid Holiday + Bank Holidays


This Role Would Suit Someone Within These Areas:

  • Basingstoke, Camberley, Woking, Farnborough, Reading, Aldershot, Fleet, Guildford, Surrey

Please follow the link to apply