Field Service Engineer

Location : Streatham, Greater London, England
Job Ref : JA1081
Consultant : James Alexander
Sector : Engineering, Manufacturing
Salary : £28k - 30k per year + OTE £36K


DC419 – Technical Support Engineer [Floor-Care Machines]
Location – South London (SE/SW Postcodes)
Salary – £28,000 to £30,000 DOE (OTE £36,000)


First Military Recruiting is working in partnership with our client to recruit a Technical Support/Field Service Engineer to join their industrial floor-care business.

The successful Technical Support Engineer will be field based, covering a designated area in South London (SE/SW postcode areas) and will have the ability to travel as required and report to the Engineering Manager. The Technical Support Engineer will be responsible for planned, preventative maintenance, and breakdown repair of floor-care machines. Experience in the industry would be an advantage, but good mechanical and technical engineering skills on equipment such as forklifts would also be advantageous.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Deliver total high-quality support to all customers.
  • Service and repair floor-care machines and associated floor-care equipment within defined OTIF and First Time Fix targets and to Customer’s satisfaction.
  • Maximise productivity by accurate and effective planning of workload (reactive and planned maintenance).
  • Increase business in area of responsibility by provision of high quality Technical and Service support.
  • Ensure that vehicles, tool kits, and spares stock are maintained in good working order and all electrical equipment is calibrated and certified to ensure safety and suitability.
  • Provide weekend cover on a rota basis for external customers.
  • Provide telephone technical help-desk support where required to internal/external customers.
  • Attend training courses as required maintaining relevant qualifications necessary for carrying out the job.
  • Attend engineering and sales meetings as required.
  • Carry out training on floor-care machines to company staff, Customers and contractors as required.
  • Promote and sell maintenance contracts within company guidelines.
  • Actively pursue sales leads, forwarding to company BDM where necessary to complete sale.
  • Ensure accurate completion of worksheets and/or company documentation to comply with company requirements.

Skills and Experience:Technical/engineering experience.

  • IT literate – Technical Programmes.
  • Full UK Driving Licence.
  • Previous experience of working on the Floor-care machines (desirable).

In return our client offers:

  • A salary of £28,000 to £30,000 DOE (with OTE of £36,000)
  • A 37.5 hour working week, overtime thereafter.
  • Hours paid from door-to-door.

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