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Forklift Maintenance Engineer
Company Information Posted : 11-12-2017
Company :  Jark Plc
Job Information
Job Type : Permanent - Fulltime
Duration : Permanent
Category : Manufacturing/Warehouse
Recruiter Reference : FMENWM2002
URL for applications : 
Salary : 30000 - 32000 UKP per year
Job Status
Start Publishing : 11-12-2017
Stop Publishing : 05-02-2018
Location : 
Description Role – Forklift Maintenance Engineer
Location – Close to Newmarket, Suffolk
Working hours – Monday to Friday – Full time hours
Capacity of role – Permanent position
Salary Range – Depending on experience – up to £32,000 per annum

Main duties will include but not limit to –

? Performing preventative maintenance routines and condition monitoring on Combi forklift trucks
? Liaising closely with the Workshop Supervisor and operations staff in all aspects to ensure efficient, effective and planned reactive maintenance at all times.
? Making safety inspections of tools and equipment.
? Diagnosing faults and repairing machines.
? Looking for preventative machine failures and make such changes or recommendations to prevent re-occurrence and to minimise downtime.
? Working to improve reliability and productivity of equipment.
? Completing written records of all maintenance activities.
? Carrying out maintenance tasks diligently and in good time using appropriate methodology.
? Possessing good mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic skills.

Candidate Requirements -

? Knowledge of various mechanical drive arrangements, including simplex, duplex, chain, belt, gearboxes and transmission equipment.
? Experience of heavy forklifts, side loaders and multidirectional forklifts.
? Cover breakdowns on Lorries.
? You must have experience working in a fast moving operational environment, working under pressure and using your own initiative whilst also being an integral part of an effective team.
? Basic numeracy, literacy and computer skills are required, along with good written and verbal communications.
? You must hold a valid UK driving license and have experience in a heavy industrial environment. A forklift and MEWP licence would be desirable but not essential.
? Must comply with all current health and safety and environmental legislation together with company policies and procedures.
? Maintain a tidy and safe workshop.
? Reporting on works carried out to workshop supervisors.
Qualifications Forklift, MEWP, Driving licence is essential due to location,
Preferred Skills Forklift Maintenance Engineer, Preventative Maintenance, Routine Maintenance, Safety inspections, Completing written records, Mechanical, Pneumatic skills, Experience of heavy forklift trucks, Covering breakdown on lorries, MEWP and Counterbalance forklift truck licence, Health and Safety regulations,
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