Field Service Engineer

Job Category: Engineer

Job Location: Leicestershire, Warwickshire, Northamptonshire, Gloucestershire, Wiltshire and Hampshire

Hours: Monday to Friday 40 hours per week

Posted Date: February

How to apply

If you are interested in any of our positions, please apply by sending us an email with your CV and covering letter to careers@bennie.co.uk

Company Summary:

Bennie Equipment provides customers with a single source for all equipment solution requirements. In collaboration with quality and leading equipment manufacturers, their portfolio reflects the requirements of the markets they serve. Bennie Equipment are committed to providing the right equipment, at the right price for the right application.

Job Role/Description

Bennie Equipment are looking for experienced Field Service Engineers to join our fast paced and growing equipment solutions business based in Northamptonshire. Equipped with modern, fully fitted service vehicles and equipment, the role will be responsible for the commissioning, maintenance and servicing of equipment and plant machinery in the field.

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for commissioning, maintenance and servicing of equipment and plant machinery.
  • Repair, maintain, and service forklift trucks
  • Repair or replace faulty parts
  • Request parts via PDA
  • Report to Service Co-ordinator for scheduled work
  • Maintain and develop relationships with Customers
  • Follow Service Team procedures.
  • Adhere to site Health & Safety requirements.
  • Follow and maintain Bennie Equipment and The Bennie Group (TBG) companies, business and team objectives.
  • Pursue personal development of skills and knowledge necessary for effective performance of the role and attend training courses as required.
  • Adhere to TBG companies Quality and Compliance responsibilities, and policies and procedures.
  • Adhere to Health & Safety responsibilities and procedures

The above is not an exhaustive list of duties and you will be expected to perform different tasks as necessitated by your changing role within the organisation and the overall business objectives of the organisation.

Competencies

Essential

  • NVQ in Mechanical Engineering (or equivalent)
  • Numeracy skills
  • Knowledge of Forklift trucks
  • Analytical with an eye for detail
  • Excellent communications skills
  • Professional and strong interpersonal skills
  • Able to work to tight deadlines
  • Flexible and willing to contribute by helping others
  • Courteous, friendly and tactful

Desirable

  • Experience in materials handling industry or similar
  • Good working knowledge of PDA and Protean
  • Knowledge of mechanical machinery

Personal Qualities

  • Personable
  • Problem Solving
  • Good Customer Service
  • Presentable
  • Able to work as part of a team
  • Good attention to detail

What We Offer

Remuneration: We offer a competitive salary  

Holiday: 24 days holiday + 8 days statutory. 

Pension: Statutory Pension contribution. 

Development: We are committed to investing in our people, so we invest in you. Development is in your hands and we want to enable this so your progression at Bennie is only limited by what you want to achieve. 

Recognition scheme:  That culminates with our annual award ceremony.  

Socials: Join us for our bi-annual socials, where you really are part of the family. 

Wellbeing: Weekly B-Fit classes in a group fitness session and on-site small gym.

Pets: Office based employees are invited to bring their well-behaved dogs in to the office.

Finally, Our long-standing family tradition, of giving staff a Christmas turkey 

How to apply

If you are interested in any of our positions, please apply by sending us an email with your CV and covering letter to careers@bennie.co.uk