Service Engineer

Are you an electrically / electronic biased Service Engineer, Field Service Engineer or Multi-skilled Engineer and fed up with silly start times, late finishes and having to constantly work the ‘voluntary’ overtime? If so, we’re giving you the chance to get your life back, work sensible hours and build your skills with a growing RFID technology installer.    
 
BASIC SALARY: £40,000 -£45,000
 
BENEFITS:
· Fully fitted vehicle
· 25 Days Holiday plus Bank Holidays
· Pension
· Living & subsistence allowance
· Company Credit Card
· Phone & Laptop
 
LOCATION: Home based and mainly covering the South of the UK – ideally you’ll be based in the Northamptonshire, Buckinghamshire, Bedfordshire, Warwickshire, Oxfordshire area.
 
COMMUTABLE LOCATIONS: Wellingborough, Northampton, Kettering, Corby, Rugby, Towcester, Milton Keynes, Bedford, Daventry, Lemington Spa, Banbury, Bicester, Oxford, Abingdon, Leighton Buzzard, Buckingham, Market Harborough.
 
JOB DESCRIPTION: Service Engineer, Field Service Engineer, Multi-Skilled Engineer : RFID, Vehicle Electronics, Telematics
 
Our cutting-edge technology is a legal requirement on many service vehicles.  Your task will be to install and test our RFID systems, weighing equipment and telematics systems on clients brand new and existing fleets of HGV vehicles.
 
Home-based, mostly covering the South of the UK you’ll work a sensible week. Travel to the client is included within your normal working hours, so no ridiculous early starts. Also, you’ll typically only cover 1-1.5 calls per day, which we try to keep as local to you as possible, so you’re not spending your life on the road. There will be times when you do need to travel further afield and stay overnight, but we plan well ahead so there’ll be no surprises.
 
The role will be incredibly varied including:
· Installation, repair, calibration and testing of RFID & telematics systems and weighing equipment on existing HGV vehicles, in the field and at customer / OEM sites.  
· Installation, commissioning & training of new systems on new vehicles.
· Provision of technical telephone support to customers.
 
You’ll also be responsible for accurate completion of all necessary documentation, maintaining your vehicles spare part stock levels and advising customers when system / technology improvements could be made.  
 
PERSON SPECIFICATION: Service Engineer, Field Service Engineer, Multi-Skilled Engineer : RFID, Vehicle Electronics, Telematics
 
To apply for this position you MUST be a time served, electrically or electronic biased Service, Field Service or Multi-Skilled Engineer and have some form of equipment calibration experience.
 
You will also:
· Be educated to NVQ level 3 or higher and a life-long learner.  
· Be willing to work indoors and outside, in all weathers.  
· Have a full driving license and be willing to travel throughout the UK including occasional overnight stays and training trips to Germany.
 
In particular any automotive electrical systems and / or electronic systems experience would be an advantage, as would a forklift license.
 
We’re looking for people who love to learn and we’ll fully invest in your training.  Once you’re up and running this will be stand-alone role, so it’s important that you are self-motivated and able to work independently.  You’ll need excellent problem solving & trouble-shooting skills with the ability to think on your feet.
 
THE COMPANY:  
 
Established in 2005 and head-quartered in Germany, we have subsidiaries and partners across the World. Our products enable clients to manage and control their waste management tasks, ensuring they meet their legal and mandatory guidelines for their vehicles.   If you’re looking for a broad role with a business that recognizes your contributions and appreciates what you do, this is a fantastic opportunity.
 
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:  Service Engineer, Field Service Engineer, Multi-Skilled Engineer, Calibration Engineer, Technical Engineer, Field Maintenance Engineer, RFID, Calibration, Weighing Systems, commercial vehicle electrics, vehicle electronics, telematics, metrology.   
 
INTERESTED? Please click apply. You will receive an acknowledgement of your application.
 
Please Note: Wallace Hind Selection have been chosen as the retained recruitment partner of our client and therefore any direct applications to our client from candidates or agencies will be forwarded on to us direct.
 
REF: LH16508, Wallace Hind Selection

Type: Permanent

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