Depot Based Service Engineer (Normanton)

  • Permanent
  • North East
  • £23,930 plus Company Benefits

Summary Information

Job ID: 178

Salary: £23,930 plus Company Benefits 

Contract type: Permanent

Location: North East

Job Description

Main Purpose of Position:

  • To support the Service Department in the repair and maintenance of hire fleet and customers equipment; 
  • To ensure a high quality of service and equipment; 
  • Ensure complete customer satisfaction. 

Applications from suitably experienced ex-military personnel
(British Army, Royal Air Force, Royal Navy or Royal Marines) are strongly encouraged.

Main Duties:

  • Carry out planned service and maintenance work on both hire fleet and customers equipment;
  • Fault location, diagnosis and rectification to hire fleet and customers equipment;
  • Preparation of equipment for hire;
  • Installation and disconnection of equipment (Synchronising & wiring in where appropriate);
  • Loading and unloading of vehicles;
  • Carry out general housekeeping to ensure work areas are tidy;
  • Completion and submission of all company paperwork as per procedure;
  • Safeguard all Company assets; nothing leaves the depot without correct paperwork;
  • Ensure company vehicle or occasional loan vehicle supplied, is kept clean and tidy at all times, serviced within manufacturer’s guideline, and ensure any defects are notified to correct parties and rectified in a timely manner;
  • Promote teamwork and co-operation at all times, both within individual depots and right across the entire Generator Power Group of Companies;
  • Treat all other employees and all our customers professionally and with respect;
  • Always act in the best interests of any of the Generator Power Group of Companies, and not to carry out (or fail to carry out) any action that would bring the company into disrepute;
  • Always work in a responsible manner to ensure safe working practices. Follow Health Safety Quality and Environmental guidelines provided by the company - currently ISO 9001:14001 and OHSAS 18001 procedures, including all future notifications;
  • All information is to be dealt with in line with General Data Protection Regulations 2018;
  • Proactively contribute to the company’s policy of continuous improvement;
  • Carry out any reasonable ad-hoc duties requested by your direct Line Manager or the Management Team.

Qualifications/Skills required for the role:

  • GCSEs High school or equivalent;
  • Any Plant/Mechanical Engineering qualifications or equivalent experience;
  • Fork Lift Truck Licence (desired however, full training can be provided);
  • CSCS Course/Card (desired however, full training can be provided);
  • Electrical experience (desired however, full training can be provided)

Personal characteristics/Attributes required:

  • Be flexible as the job may involve unsociable hours;
  • Good communication skills and the ability to connect naturally with people;
  • To be able to work well using own initiative and as part of a team;
  • Ability to ensure the work gets done in a timely and effective manner;
  • Ability to follow all Company policies and procedures;
  • Ability to understand


  • Engineering
  • £23,930 plus Company Benefits
  • North East

Contact Us

  • Phone: 01543 224424
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