Field Engineer / Merchandiser

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
West Midlands Region
Salary
22000.00 - 24000.00 GBP Annual + GBP22000 - GBP24000/annum Company vehicle and phone
Posted
11 Sep 2017
Closes
09 Oct 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
TITLE: Engineer /Merchandiser - Midlands

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a field based service engineer to join our growing team. As owners and operators of the next generation in automated key-cutting technology and at a time of significant company growth, we are looking for an experienced service engineer to maintain our semi-automated and vended machines across a wide range of retail outlets, throughout the Midlands.

My Key Machine is an automated key cutting machine, which utilises the latest in key cutting technology. Due to our expanding number of machines nationally, we are looking to appoint an additional service engineer/merchandiser in the South of the country, ideally located within a 20-mile radius of Cannock.

The primary function of an engineer/merchandiser is to service, maintain, repair and replenish machines in their allocated area, working to all service schedules and procedures, ensuring the reliable and safe operation of all machines visited.

This work will involve extensive travel across the Midlands, with some nights working away from home, as such candidates should be both aware and comfortable with this prior to applying.
Key tasks:

• To be responsible for the operation and cleanliness of all equipment sited within a set route.

• To service all equipment as laid down in company servicing procedures.

• To merchandise machines with new stock, ensuring sufficient stock is available until next scheduled visit

• To be responsible and manage stock both on-site and in vehicles

• To liaise with site owners or their appointed staff when attending a routine visit or fault call

• To be responsible for both product quality and machine reliability

• To deal with breakdowns found on arrival and those as directed by their Manager

• To regularly complete and submit all routine paperwork as required

• To wear company uniform and be presentable at all times

• To undertake any training as deemed necessary by the company

Essential requirements:

• Good communication skills as you will be required to develop successful relationships with colleagues and customers
• Self-starter who is able to work on their own without supervision
• A good mechanical aptitude, with an engineering or service background being a distinct advantage
• Strong team player
• IT competent
• Full clean UK Driving license
• Excellent work ethic
• Hands on capability
• Proven adaptability

Qualifications:
Field service experience is essential when applying for this role, with technical qualifications a distinct advantage, but not essential
On the job training will be given to the successful candidate.

Remuneration:
A basic salary of 22k - 24k per annum will be paid for this role, dependant on experience and qualifications. A company vehicle and phone will be provided.

If you are a dynamic team player who believes they can have a positive impact on our business, please submit your CV and a covering letter, stating why you feel you would be the ideal candidate to fill this position