Tail Lift Engineer Birtley, County Durham

We are currently looking to recruit an experienced Tail Lift Engineer based at our Birtley, County Durham service centre.

The Company
• We are one of the UK’s leading independent vehicle transport temperature control and tail lift service companies established in the 1970’s.
• We are authorised dealer for a number of leading Tail Lift Manufacturers.
• ISO 9001-2015 Registered Company FS 511229.

Role: To repair or maintain vehicle tail lifts, lifting decks and roller shutter doors.

Job Type: Full Time, Permanent.

Salary: Competitive

Role description: To travel to customer’s sites, roadside situations, or other premises as directed. Assessing breakdowns, carrying out repairs as the customer has requested.

Engineers will be required to provide an out-of-hours service to customers in line with the location callout rotas, be able to work under own initiative unsupervised & hold a current UK Driving License.

Responsibilities To make recommendations for major works - always ensuring unsafe equipment is clearly identified to the customer.

To keep all paperwork neat and legible, ensuring accuracy in recording all vehicle, and job details & also complete accurate weekly timesheets for invoicing purposes.

Engineers will be expected to keep their vans neat, tidy and secure at all times, recognising the value of the stock that it carries and the value of the tools supplied by the company and the van itself.

Engineers are required to work in a safe and responsible manner recognising the Company's Health and Safety and Company Vehicle Procedures, and their duty of care imposed by Health and Safety legislation.

Applications are invited from someone with mechanical and electrical fitting experience, who has good communication skills. Ideally tail lift LOLER qualified, knowledge of hydraulics, auto electrics experience, car trailer licence.

Additional Notes:
Candidates with experience of: Field Service Engineer, Service Engineer, Multi-skilled Engineer, Mechanical Fitter, Maintenance Engineer, Lift Repair, Lifting Decks Engineer, Roller Shutter Door Engineer, Tail Lift Engineer, Hydraulics Engineer, Electro-Hydraulics Systems, Fault Repair Engineer, Maintenance Technician, Mobile Lift Technician, Mobile Engineer Controller, Operations Coordinator, Operations Supervisor may also be considered for this role.

Please apply in confidence to Mark Smith, Service Centre Manager, Thermo King Northern, Penshaw Way, Portobello Industrial Estate, Birtley, Co. Durham DH3 2SA

www.carlislerefrigeration.co.uk and www.thermokingnorthern.com

Closing date 31st July 2019