Are you working as an engineer in a bodyshop / surface preparation environment and want to do more - Technical Support Engineer.

Do you want to work for a manufacturer and provide training / technical support for our customers across the Midlands / South East of England? If so, please apply.

SALARY: Up to £45,000

BENEFITS: Annual bonus High spec company car Excellent holiday package Laptop Mobile Access to a full benefits package including healthcare for self and family, pension (5%), life assurance.

LOCATION: Covering the Midlands & South East UK.

COMMUTABLE LOCATIONS: Birmingham, Coventry, Northampton, Luton, Milton Keynes, St.Albans, London, Harlow, Chelmsford, Maidstone, Crawley, Guildford, Reading, Aylesbury, Oxford, Banbury, Croydon, Epsom, Maidenhead, Peterborough, Cambridge


This is a field based technical support engineer / technical trainer role – covering the Midlands / South East of England.

You will be visiting customers as a technical support engineer – providing training / support / expertise on the efficient usage of our surface finishing / surface preparation industrial consumables to body shops across the region. You will offer advice and support on methods to efficiently use the wide range of products, address specific issues and reduce wastage.

You will also, once up to speed, be able to provide full audits for customers to ensure they are buying the appropriate products (through our distribution partners) and are using them efficiently.

REQUIREMENTS - Technical Support Engineer

To be considered for this role you MUST:

* Have a proven track record working in an automotive bodyshop with extensive hands-on experience of surface preparation / surface finishing / abrasives.
* Be personable, engaging, and be happy to provide technical support and demonstrate our product range in automotive body shops across the Midlands / South East of the UK.

Any experience of mentoring / managing / training previously would be an advantage.


We are a UK Sales and Service office of an international manufacturer of industrial consumables. This arm of the company is selling products to the automotive sector / bodyshops.


We are a company that promotes from within wherever possible, and there is a genuine possibility to advance as the role progresses.

It is highly likely you will have worked in any of the following roles and/or markets, and worked with the following products and/or services:

Engineer / Mechanic / Mechanical Engineer / Technical Support Engineer / Customer Service Engineer / Industrial Consumables ; Industrial Components ; Automotive Consumables ; Bodyshops ; Automotive Components ; Surface Preparation ; Surface Finishing ; Automotive aftermarket
Industrial Consumables ; Industrial Components ; Automotive Consumables ; Bodyshops ; Automotive Components ; Surface Preparation ; Surface Finishing ;

Please Note: Wallace Hind has been selected as our exclusive retained partner so any direct applications from candidates or agencies will be forwarded on to them.

INTERESTED? Please apply to our retained consultant Stuart Platt quoting Area Sales Manager reference SP1709-31 to DD: 44 (0)1604 683320 Wallace Hind Selection. The Old Vicarage. Duston. Northants. NN5 6JB. Tel: 44 (0) 1604 758857. Please note that the postcodes used for this vacancy are for searching purposes only, they may not refer exactly to where the role is based.