Field Service Engineer - Osborne
Job Summary
  • Cork
  • Permanent
  • 1st May 2024
  • €45,000
  • Ref ID: #40724

Job Description

  • Location: Cork, Cork
  • Type: Permanent
  • Job #40724
  • Salary: €45,000

Field Service Engineer – Specialized Materials Handling and Lifting Equipment

As a Field Service Engineer specializing in materials handling and lifting equipment, you will be responsible for ensuring the smooth operation, maintenance, and repair of specialized machinery used for lifting, transporting, and handling materials in various industries. This role requires a combination of technical expertise, problem-solving skills, and a customer-focused approach to deliver exceptional service and support to our clients.

Key Responsibilities:

  1. Installation and Commissioning: Install, set up, and commission specialized materials handling and lifting equipment at client sites according to specifications and safety standards.
  2. Maintenance and Repair: Conduct routine maintenance, inspections, and troubleshooting of machinery to identify and resolve issues promptly. Perform repairs and component replacements as needed to minimize downtime and ensure optimal performance.
  3. Technical Support: Provide technical support and guidance to clients on the operation, maintenance, and troubleshooting of equipment. Address inquiries and concerns promptly, ensuring customer satisfaction and retention.
  4. Training: Train client personnel on the safe and efficient use of materials handling and lifting equipment, including proper operating procedures, safety protocols, and routine maintenance tasks.
  5. Documentation and Reporting: Maintain accurate records of service activities, including maintenance schedules, inspection reports, and service logs. Generate detailed service reports and communicate findings to internal stakeholders and clients as necessary.
  6. Safety Compliance: Adhere to all safety regulations and protocols while performing service activities. Promote a culture of safety awareness and compliance among clients and colleagues.
  7. Continuous Improvement: Stay updated on industry trends, technological advancements, and best practices related to materials handling and lifting equipment. Proactively identify opportunities for process improvements and efficiency gains in service delivery.

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent technical qualification in mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, or a related field.
  • Proven experience in servicing and maintaining specialized materials handling and lifting equipment, such as cranes, hoists, conveyors, and lift trucks.
  • Strong mechanical aptitude and troubleshooting skills, with the ability to diagnose and resolve technical issues efficiently.
  • Proficiency in reading and interpreting technical drawings, schematics, and equipment manuals.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to effectively liaise with clients, colleagues, and vendors.
  • Commitment to safety, with a thorough understanding of relevant safety regulations and protocols.
  • Valid driver's license and willingness to travel to client sites as needed.
  • Certifications or training in equipment-specific maintenance and repair techniques (e.g., crane operator certification, forklift training) are advantageous.

For more information, please apply through the link provided for the attention of Stephen Lehane or email your cv to [email protected]
If you are interested in finding out more about the above role and would like to be considered other suitable roles that we may have available for your skill set – please attach your CV via the link provided
Please submit your updated CV in Word Format
If you are living in Ireland and hold a valid work permit, we would love to hear from you, if however, you do not hold a valid work permit unfortunately we will not be in a position to assist you with your job search. 
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    Job Summary
    • Dublin
    • Permanent
    • Nov 17, 2022
    • Competitive
    • Ref ID: 123456