Field Service Engineer - Batteries

  • Location


  • Sector:

    General engineering & manufacturing

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  • Salary:

    £30k per year + OT + bonuses + company benefits

  • Contact:

    Adam Woollams

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    01384 446114

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The purpose of the position is to provide onsite routine maintenance and service to customers' mechanical lifting equipment in response to routine and emergency requests. Midlands based - Ideally South Birmingham, Northampton, Coventry and surrounding areas.

Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities

  • Maintenance contracts including battery watering and integrity checks to agreed standards and technical specification.
  • Installation and repair of batteries and industrial chargers on customer sites to agreed standards and technical specification.
  • Brief the customer on the practical use and maintenance of the equipment.
  • Recommend the purchase of new or replacement products as appropriate.
  • Identify business development opportunities to negotiate the sale of any new or replacement products whilst on customer's site.
  • Respond to breakdowns and carry out the necessary fault diagnosis and repair submitting accurate reports via PDA
  • Any other reasonable duties as instructed
  • Proactive attitude toward Health and Safety demonstrating engagement with safety campaigns and near miss reporting to improve safety and reduce workplace incidents.

Role Attributes

  • Good technical hands on skills, in a related field.
  • Good attention to detail and an orderly approach to completing jobs
  • Strong customer service focus
  • The ability to work under pressure and to meet deadlines
  • Ability to build effective working relationships with colleagues and customers

Role Qualifications

  • Knowledge of large-scale batteries and chargers - preferable but not essential.
  • Electrical or electronic qualification - C&G, 17th edition, ONC, NVQ etc - preferable but not essential.


£30,000 pa + quarterly bonus + OT

40hrs Mon - Fri

Overtime - x1.5

Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.

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