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Trainee Maintenance Engineer

Location: Earlsfield

Permanent Full Time

Salary: £17,000

Trainee Maintenance Engineer



Our client in Earlsfield is currently seeking a Trainee Maintenance Engineer to join their team. Full on-the-job training will be provided, and once training has been successfully completed and you are able to demonstrate working independently, you will be provided with a company vehicle, PDA and a salary increase of £20,224.

This role would be perfect for a college or university leaver who has been studying in a similar field.


Job responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

·         Attending maintenance inspections with your allocated engineer. They will be teaching you how to carry out maintenance inspections whilst attending customer properties.

·         Work closely with supervising Maintenance Engineer ensuring that allocation of tasks and priorities are communicated effectively, and all tasks completed to company standards

·         Provide excellent customer service, understanding customer’s expectations and requirements, presenting a positive and professional image to customers at all times

·         Communicate with the Maintenance Desk, keeping on top of daily and weekly schedule and ensuring your time is managed efficiently

·         Carry out reasonable requests from management

·         Undertake independent work, when asked by your allocated engineer

·         Consistently operate in a professional manner, providing reliable and quality service to customers and maintaining good communication with colleagues

·         Complete engineer paperwork and PDA reports ensuring that it is correctly completed, and procedures are followed within the required timescales

·         Work in line with the Company’s quality management system, industry standards and regulations and Health & Safety policy

·         Understand the importance of GDPR and the protection of sensitive customer information


Person Specification

·         A good working knowledge of intruder alarms preferred however full training given. Experience in the wider product range; CCTV, entry and access control systems and fire alarms also advantage but not essential as training will be given

·         Knowledge of electrical components such as relays and resistors, as well as ability to read multi-meters, continuity meters etc. and be able to take and record readings

·         Basic IT knowledge, e.g. software installation into Windows Operating Systems, IP based systems and networking principles

·         Valid drivers license – if you do not currently have one, you must take and pass your driving test after your 3 month probation

·         Demonstrate interest and basic knowledge of regulatory standards

·         Previous face to face customer service experience

·         Presentable in person, vehicle and tools

·         Exemplary attendance and absence record

·         An enthusiastic team player with ambition to learn, upskill and develop

·         Possess a positive and proactive approach using own initiative where appropriate

·         Excellent client service skills with a strong customer focus. Must be articulate and confident when dealing with clients

·         Comfortable working under pressure in a busy environment and able to manage conflicting priorities, effectively managing expectations when required

·         Must have a flexible attitude towards working hours and changing working requirements, to ensure operational needs are met

·         Friendly and approachable personality. Courteous and respectful

·         Presentable professional demeanor and willing to work to a high standard

·         Honest and trustworthy and demonstrate sound work ethics

·         Good attention to detail

·         Team playe

Closing date for applications: June 15, 2018

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Contact Info

Head Office: Carlton Recruitment Solutions Ltd Global House, 1 Ashley Avenue, Epsom,
Surrey KT18 5AD

01372 253350


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