FLT Service Engineer

Job Title: FLT Service Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Chester
Salary: 25-28k
Start Date: Immediate
Reference: RTDS05
Contact Name: Danny Speed
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 06, 2017 12:08

Job Description

Experienced Plant Fitter / Mechanic required for service engineer role



* Maintains forklift truck serviceability by conducting periodic inspections; completing preventive maintenance requirements; identifying and repairing or replacing faulty or suspect parts.

* Repairs and upgrades forklift trucks by listening to operator's description of malfunction; conducting tests; identifying problem and resolution; repainting vehicles.

* Verifies repairs by test-driving vehicle.

* Completes daily operational requirements by charging and maintaining batteries or propane tanks.

* Maintains vehicle maintenance and operational history by initiating and updating records.

* Maintains safe work environment by verifying vehicle safety device operation; following standards and procedures; complying with legal regulations.

* Evaluates new and proposed equipment by examining capabilities and conducting tests.

* Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading technical publications.

* Accomplishes maintenance and organisation mission by completing related results as needed.


Experience is required though further training will be provided.  This is a permanent position with good rates of pay that would suit a Forklift/Motor/HGV Mechanic.  A company vehicle will be provided and there is a company pension scheme in place.


Equipment Maintenance, Lifting, Decision Making, Problem Solving, Reporting Research Results, Self-Motivated, Results Driven, Quality Focus, Productivity, Safety Management, analysing Information