Field Service Engineer, Reading (TK1)

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Job Title:
Field Service Engineer, Reading (TK1)
£29,000 + Overtime + Benefits
Job Type:
Basingstoke, Reading, Slough
Plant Machinery and Materials Handling Equipment

Tim Keyte

Posted 10 months ago

We’re partnered across the UK with a well-recognised and award-winning name within the fork lift truck, warehouse equipment, and associated materials handling equipment sector in recruiting a Forklift Field Service Engineer to join their service team covering to cover a region including Slough, Maidenhead, High Wycombe, Amersham, Hemel Hempstead, St Albans, Watford, Twickenham, Woking, Guildford, Farnborough, Reading, Basingstoke, Oxford, Newbury and surrounding areas.


The Forklift Field Service Engineer will be responsible for:

  • Breakdown attendance, repair, and maintenance of a wide range of mechanical and electrical forklift trucks and related materials handling equipment
  • Carrying out preventative planned maintenance and services (PPM)
  • Maintaining a good relationship with clients through excellent standards of customer service


The successful Forklift Field Service Engineer will demonstrate:

  • Relevant technical qualification, ideally a technical apprenticeship or similar
  • Previous experience working on similar equipment such as forklift trucks, plant machinery, powered access equipment, agricultural machinery, HGVs, PSVs, or military equipment
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • The ability to work independently
  • Strong organisational skills to manage priorities


The successful Forklift Field Service Engineer will command:

  • A basic salary of up to £29,000 per annum (depending on experience)
  • Overtime paid at additional rates
  • Fully expensed company vehicle, mobile phone and laptop/PDA
  • Opportunity to join call-out rota
  • Company pension
  • Employee benefits programme
  • In-depth and ongoing product training with a leading organisation with long term opportunities for personal growth and development




M-Tec Engineering Solutions is a leading supplier of Permanent, Interim and Project Management Recruitment Solutions to the Automotive and General Engineering sectors.


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