Field Based Service Engineer (Plant)

Location:Field based Central UK

Salary: Negotiable dependent on experience

Overview: As a Field Based Service Engineer, you will be maintaining and supporting our fleet of plant equipment. Responding to breakdowns and carrying out preventative maintenance as required.

On offer is full training through a programme which will develop your knowledge and expertise on the company's product range to ensure you have the skills to able to competently work in this role.

The role would suit a Mechanical Engineer from a plant equipment background, looking for a field based role within a market leading firm with full product training and some overtime.

Duties Required:

  • Dealing with all aspects of the equipment: electrical, electronic, mechanical, hydraulic or pneumatic.
  • Regular inspection, servicing and repairing of plant machinery and equipment.
  • Identifying faults and repairing or replacing faulty parts.
  • Sound fault diagnosis and rectification.
  • Broad knowledge of various brands and manufacturers.
  • Recording on daily log sheets the work done and time spent on it.
  • Travel from one site to another to service machines.
  • Time may be split between a workshop and sitework.
  • Great understanding of customer expectations.

Ideal Candidate:

  • Mechanical Engineer from a Plant equipment background.
  • Previous experience in a similar role.
  • Mechanical, electrical and hydraulics knowledge.
  • Ability to work alone and also as a good team member.
  • Plan your own work and improvise if required.
  • Flexible attitude to working hours and ability to prioritise tasks.
  • Good communicator, accurate, methodical and systematic.
  • Understand the importance of excellent customer service.


Apex Plant Haulage

Excavators & other plant
Access equipment
Agricultural machinery & implements
Military vehicles & equipment
Abnormal loads
Escorted loads
Port & shipping services
Earthmoving equipment
General site equipment

Armston Farm
Broughton Rd

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