Forklift Service Engineer

Location Burton-on-Trent
Discipline: Plant Hire, Construction Equipment, Agricultural, Fleet Management, Material Handling
Associated job titles: Regional Sales Manager, Workshop Fitter , Workshop Engineer , Mobile Fitter , Mobile Engineer , Mechanical Engineer , Field Service Engineer, Engineer Mechanic , Mobile Plant Engineer , Mobile Plant Fitter, Fitter, Diesel Fitter , Technician, Engineer
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Contact name: Tyler Silsby

Contact email:
Contact phone: 01933 667 224
Job ref: 43595
Published: 15 days ago

Are you a forklift engineer looking for your next role? We have a forklift engineer opportunity for you to join the UK's leading material handling equipment provider | Up to 27 days holiday + bank holidays | Discounts and healthcare scheme | Career opportunities available!

Benefits of the forklift engineer

  • Certified training as well as manufacturer training courses provided

  • Working for a market leading hire company

  • Career progression routes available

  • up to £41k DOE + plenty of overtime

Commutable from Yeovil, this forklift engineer role is an extremely reactive position where you will support the company's needs in the day to day requirements of service, maintenance and repair of material handling equipment including electric counterbalance forklifts, diesel forklifts, articulated forklifts, reach trucks, and side loaders and manufacturers such as Toyota, Komastsu, Combilift, Caterpillar (CAT), Hyster-Yale + many more!

Responsibilities of the forklift engineer include:

  • Service and repair MHE equipment on-site and at customer locations

  • Handle administrative tasks

  • Maintain strong customer relationships

  • Quickly and effectively diagnose faults on equipment to ensure minimal downtime for your client

  • Providing solutions to queries from customers on site, liaising with the hire desk where required

  • Follow safety and housekeeping standards in your area of work both in our workshop and at customer sites

  • Representing the company in a professional and knowledgeable way

To be successful as the forklift engineer it would be ideal that you have previously worked in positions such as engineer, mechanic, plant fitter, mobile plant fitter, workshop plant fitter, service fitter, service engineer, forklift engineer, mobile forklift engineer, forklift service engineer, material handling engineer or service technician.

To be successful as the forklift engineer you may have been involved with service and repairing within the forklift industry, experienced in electrical / hydraulic systems, excellent customer service skills and be a motivated /enthusiastic individual.

If your ready for the next step in your forklift engineer career hit the apply button today, email Tyler on or call Tyler on 01933 667224