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Mechanical Service Engineer

Alfreton, Derbyshire
£25,000 to £32,000
Job Type
2 Sep 2022
Mechanical Service Engineer Do you either have an NVQ Level 2 (minimum) in Motor Mechanics, or have experience gained working on plant, LGVs or agricultural equipment? If so, our highly skilled and experienced team of engineers at Rotrex Group want to hear from you! Our Company Rotrex Group consists of two specialist businesses, Rotrex Winches and Rotrex OnSite, with locations in the UK, Holland, Belgium, and soon Germany. Rotrex Winches provides specialist lifting and pulling winches and equipment, as well as project management, planning, training, and support. Our exclusive winch brands in the UK and the EU includes OMAC, Thompson, Colt, and Wharton. Rotrex OnSite manages the maintenance of high-level cradle and fall protection equipment, as well as cradle inspection, testing, and operator training. The Role Mechanical Service Engineer As a Mechanical Service Engineer, your duties will include: Maintaining, testing, and certificating winching and ancillary equipment belonging to Rotrex and our clients Completing documents and admin correctly Keeping the workshop tidy and in order You will also occasionally be required to work as part of the breakdown service for maintenance / repair of winching equipment outside of normal office hours. Our Requirements Mechanical Service Engineer Either have at least an NVQ Level 2 in Motor Mechanics, or have experience working on plant, LGVs or agricultural equipment Good communication skills, both written and verbal Basic safety awareness and understanding Positive with a determined approach to researching and analysing breakdowns Self-motivated with capability of working independently Ability to prioritise effectively under pressure Although not essential, the following would be highly advantageous: Knowledge or understanding of hydraulics Ability to travel throughout the UK as required Flexibility to work outside normal working hours (weekends / evenings) The Package Permanent contract, working 8am to 4:45pm Monday to Thursday and 8:00am to 3:45pm on Fridays Based at the site in Alfreton (Derbyshire), with company van provided for travel to customer sites Salary in the region of £25,000 to £32,000, level dependent on experience with a higher salary potentially negotiable for a highly experienced candidate 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays, rising with service to a maximum of 30 days plus bank holidays Career development opportunities, with full training and support Private healthcare scheme Company pension scheme Employee assistance programme Quarterly incentive programme Free parking More About Us We care about our employees, which is why our culture focuses on equal pay, transparency, employee engagement and wellbeing. We value every contribution from our diverse workforce who are reflective of our customers, and who make us stronger. Our values are Honour, Innovation, Respect and Excellence. All applications for this Mechanical Service Engineer role are to be submitted online, and strictly no agency calls or agency CV submissions
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  • Job Reference: 702536063-2
  • Date Posted: 2 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Rotrex Group Ltd
    Rotrex Group Ltd
  • Location: Alfreton, Derbyshire
  • Salary: £25,000 to £32,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: negotiable + attractive package
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent