Service Engineer (mobile or depot based) Thetford

Are you an access engineer looking for a change in your career? Or perhaps you’re a mechanical engineer with experience in hydraulic or electrical systems? If so, Star Platforms, a leading company in the industry, may just have the perfect opportunity for you! We are seeking talented individuals like you to join our team and contribute to our ongoing success. Explore the exciting possibilities and take the next step in your engineering career with Star Platforms.

Based in our depot in Thetford, Anglia, we require an experienced service engineer to support the team in the provision of outstanding customer service. Your role will include attending breakdowns on customer sites and reporting customer damage and dealing with warranty issues as required. This is an exciting opportunity to join the service department in one of the fastest-growing powered access hire companies in the UK.

The key responsibilities of a Service Engineer include, but are not limited to:

  • Carrying out pre-delivery inspections (PDIs), servicing, LOLER inspections, repairs, and maintain our fleet of rental equipment.
  • Ensuring servicing, maintenance and inspections of fleet is in line with manufacturer specifications, company policy and relevant legislation.
  • Being an ambassador for Health and Safety standards and ensuring that best safe working practices are adhered to always; and reporting all accidents/incidents as required.
  • Maintaining the Workshop in a clean and safe manner, ensuring any equipment used is safely returned.
  • Ensuring complete and accurate records are kept of all services, checks and repairs.
  • Communicating effectively with the engineering team and hire office to make sure that the depot maintains maximum machine availability.
  • Depending on skillset this may be a mobile role.

The key skills and qualities of a Service Engineer:

  • Ideally relevant experience or qualifications within the powered access industry eg CAP, IPAF and manufacturer courses
  • Those with experience as a general plant fitter or within the forklift industry would be considered.
  • The ability to diagnose and repair faults on electrical, mechanical, and hydraulic systems.
  • Strong awareness and time-management skills, able to prioritise tasks and work well under pressure in an ever-changing demanding hire environment.
  • Excellent communication skills and an understanding of the importance of providing excellent customer service.
  • A dedication to their trade and constantly looking to learn and improve.

If you are keen on joining this exciting, forward-thinking company and taking the next step in your career, then please click the apply now button to find out more.

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