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Forklift Service Engineer (Training)

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Forklift Service Engineer (Training)

£28,000 - £33,500 + Training + Overtime + Company Van + Private Pension + Holidays + No weekends

Candidates to be based in near M4/M5 - Bristol, Bath, Swindon, Taunton, Newport

Are you a Mechanical Engineer looking for a role in a new industry offering full industry specific training to expand your skillset while working a field-based role covering the South West, with optional overtime to boost your earnings?

Do you want manufacturing training on the equipment in a role offering overtime paid at an enhanced rate to significantly boost your earnings, while still maintaining a great work/life balance with no weekend work or call outs required?

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone with a Mechanical Engineering background to expand their skills by being trained up in a new industry while travelling across the South West in your company van, servicing Materials Handling equipment in warehouses.

This long-established company are UK market leaders in the Materials Handling sector, and are part of a larger group, ensuring stability and continual growth and achievement.

The ideal candidate will have experience with Pneumatics and Hydraulics and have worked in a transferrable industry such as: Plant, Powered Access, Ex-Military, Agriculture or HGV.

The role:
*Field based, servicing materials handling equipment in warehouses across the south west
*08:00-17:00 Monday-Friday with 30 min commute time each way
*Full industry specific, manufacturing training

The person:
*Experience with Pneumatics and Hydraulics
*Looking for training in a new industry to become a more well-rounded engineer
*Based within commutable distance to M4/M5 with full UK driving license.

Job reference:

Pneumatics, hydraulics, mechanical, engineer, technician, mechanics, plant, plant fitter, plant technician, agriculture, HGV, REME, military, powered access, forklift, forklift engineer, forklift technician, rail, mechanical service engineer, field service engineer, field based engineer, field based technician,

To apply for this role or to be considered for further roles, please click "Apply Now" or contact Joachim Wood at Rise Technical Recruitment.

Rise Technical Recruitment Ltd acts an employment agency for permanent roles and an employment business for temporary roles.

The salary advertised is the bracket available for this position. The actual salary paid will be dependent on your level of experience, qualifications and skill set. We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitable candidates.