Service Engineer

Pin icon HU9 Kingston upon Hull
Pound Sterling icon Paid hourly - £18.76 per hour (equivalent to £38,000 per annum)
Clock icon Permanent
Calendar icon 11 days ago
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Join this mechanical handling company in Kingston upon Hull as their new Multi Skilled Engineer / Service Technician. A full UK driving licence is required as this exciting role will involve travelling up and down the country.

On top of a competitive rate of £18.76 per hour, you can expect a host of excellent benefits such as company vehicle, bonuses, holidays that increase over time, and even more besides. Don’t wait – apply online today!

Multi Skilled Engineer / Service Technician
Kingston upon Hull, HU9 1ET - Regular travel and working from home for up to 12 nights at a time

  • Full time, Permanent
  • Paid hourly - £18.76 per hour (equivalent to £38,000 per annum)
  • Full UK driving licence required
  • Previous experience in a mechanical / service engineer role required

Please Note: Applicants must be authorised to work in the UK

Discover a rewarding career with our client, a mechanical handling company that thrive on producing top-of-the-range customer bespoke solutions to any situation.

This is a wonderful opportunity for someone who can assist our current team with equipment installations, breakdowns and servicing across various site around the UK.  


A career with our client comes with a host of perks and benefits, including:

  • Allocation of your own van / vehicle and tool kit
  • Use of a mobile phone when on call duty
  • Company pension contribution scheme.
  • 6 monthly bonus payments
  • Annual EOT bonus payment
  • 20 days leave plus bank holidays (with further holidays accrued over time),
  • Training and development opportunities and the scope to work in several different sectors and different equipment on a consistent basis
  • Future promotion aspects available
  • Expense allowance and hotels paid when working away from home

The Role:

In this role, you will meet the following:

  • Perform service, repairs, installations, and maintenance
  • Participate in on-call technical support
  • Work flexible hours, including weekends and nights
  • Manage large site installations
  • Work with various machinery, including shredders
  • Knowledge of hydraulic and pneumatic systems
  • Mechanical qualification or relevant experience
  • Background in mechanical fitting
  • Willing to work long hours
  • Identify and resolve machinery safety issues
  • Interpret engineering drawings
  • Dismantle and overhaul machinery

Working Hours:

  • 40 hours per week, Monday to Friday (8am to 4.30pm) - flexibility in working hours required
  • Overtime paid at normal rate other than Saturdays, Sundays and Bank Holidays
  • Saturdays paid at 1.5x normal rate and Sundays are paid at 2.0x.

The Company:

Join a team that has been synonymous with high-quality engineering solutions since 1995, specialising in the design, manufacture, installation and maintenance of a wide range of bespoke engineering solutions.

The brand has expanded significantly, from the conveyor design and manufacturing division they once were, to the expert division they are today. Over the years the range of products has developed, with the introduction of baling equipment, hydraulic crushers, and compactors in the late 1990s, utilising the hydraulic products and experience of the Hydraulics division.  

2007 saw the introduction of drum and IBC reconditioning equipment. In 2012, the business became the sole distributor in the UK and Europe for SSI Shredding Systems. This has paved the way for developing the shredder service, maintenance and re-build facility, providing an excellent addition to the existing manufacturing workshop. Also, the introduction of shredding equipment allowed for the development of medical waste treatment facilities and many other recycling systems.

How to apply for the role:

If you have the skills and experience required for this position, click “apply” today and check your inbox for an email providing more information on how to tailor your application and provide a cover letter or any supporting documents.

You must be authorised to work in the UK. No agencies please.

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Other suitable skills and experience include Engineer, Engineering, Multi Skilled Engineer, Service Engineer, Service Technician, Maintenance Engineer, Mechanical Service Technician, Field Service Engineer, Field Service Technician.