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Vehicle Technician

Posted a month ago

Felixstowe, Suffolk IP11 2AQ, England


£34000 - £40000/annum up to £36k Basic plus benefits

Contract type

Full Time

Life Insurance

Vehicle Technician / Forklift Engineer, Site Service

Location: Felixstowe

Salary: Up to £36k Basic (DOE) + great benefits listed below:

Our Client is a market leading manufacture within the Material Handling sector. They are looking for candidates who could be from the following industries with solid transferable skills:

  • Forklift Engineering
  • Automotive - Vehicle Technicians or Roadside Recovery
  • Armed Forces - e.g. REME
  • Agricultural or Construction Plant
  • HGV, LGV or PSV

You’ll receive first class initial and on-going training to enable you to do your job well. Based on a large site you will look after your customer. Things you’ll be doing include:

  • Servicing, maintaining & attending breakdowns of forklift trucks.
  • Diagnosing electrical, mechanical & hydraulic faults.

There are a couple of things you’ll need to have for this role:

  • Full UK driving licence (less than 6 points)
  • Experience repairing wheeled vehicles.
  • NVQ Level 3 or Equivalent in relevant engineering area would be an advantage.
  • A Can-Do attitude with strong work ethic.
  • A good customer focused approach to your work.

What they offer:

  • Basic up to £36k depending on experience.
  • 25 Days Holiday + Bank Holidays
  • Free Uniform Laundering & Van Washing
  • Shopping Discounts available
  • Full Manufactures Specialist Training
  • Company Van (Personal Use Available)
  • Phone & PDA
  • Paid Door to Door
  • Pension Contribution 10%
  • Specialist Tools Provided
  • Enhanced Paternity & Maternity Scheme
  • Specsavers Discount Vouchers
  • Sick Pay & Occupational Scheme
  • Life Assurance x 4
  • Days - Monday - Friday

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