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Apprentice Field Service Technician

R & S Industrial Cleaning Equipment 25 Oct 2017
Northampton | England, United Kingdom Engineering

Job Description

Vacancy Title: Apprentice Field Service Technician

Location: Northampton

No. of Vacancies: 1

Salary: £260

Hours: 8:30am – 5:00pm Mon to Fri

Apprenticeship: Development – Engineering Technician

Duration of Apprenticeship: 4 Years

Start Date: Immediate

Role Description:

An exciting opportunity has risen for an apprentice to join a local growing business. Built on over 30 years engineering experience, R&S Industrial Cleaning Equipment is uniquely placed to provide a one-stop solution for any industrial cleaning requirement.

R&S work with leading manufacturers including Nilfisk, Karcher, Osprey, Prochem, Numatic, Taski and i-team UK providing customers with competitive pricing on equipment sales and hire.

In addition, our dedicated team of friendly engineers offer scheduled servicing and hardware break fix to customers across the UK. R&S provide a range of services which include; Annual servicing, emergency breakdown & repair, sales of equipment and parts including chemicals & hire equipment.

We deliver;

1, Unrivalled Service – We provide a prompt and professional service whether our customers need an engineer to repair faulty equipment, technical support and advice about products, advice on faulty or incorrect equipment or a service plan to maintain the equipment.

2, Quality – To ensure every single job is completed to the highest standard and to distribute products of a reputable quality 3, Competitive Prices – We supply a quality service with a dedicated account manager & products at competitive prices with an after sales service second to none.

The Field Service Engineer will gain experience working on all aspects of electrical & mechanical.

The Field Service Engineer will gain experience of carrying out maintenance, fault finding and diagnosis on all types of industrial Cleaning machines

The Field Service Engineer with also gain a detailed understanding of health and safety within this environment.


Working to a planned schedule of service and maintenance jobs at our client’s premises and within our onsite workshop either in Northampton or Shirebrook.

To ensure van stock is monitored/counted and sufficient for the day to day maintenance of cleaning machines. To carry out inspections and monitor the safety of the repaired and maintained machines.

To complete off site training courses with manufactures including Karcher, Nilfisk Etc

To accurately complete job sheets, timesheets service reports and parts paperwork within the required timescales.

To take responsibility for all equipment and tooling (including van/PPE) and ensure that it is in a safe condition for the type of work being undertaken

To work to strict planned schedules and deadlines


Future Prospects: This company is eager to progress their employees and will try to continually develop you.

Personal qualities and skills:

You will need to have the following skills:

  • Ability to multi-task, prioritising workloads to work to tight deadlines
  • Clear communication skills – Oral and Written
  • Must hold a Full Uk Driving Licence

You will need to have the following personal qualities:

  • Commitment to continuing personal and professional development
  • Excellent organisational skills, resourceful and solution driven
  • A high standard of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Ability to work independently or in a team
  • Highly motivated and possessing a resilience to work under pressure
  • Positive, Personable and optimistic with a can do attitude

Qualifications required: GCSE Grade C and above (or equivalent) in Maths, Science and English.

Other relevant information:  By submitting this application you confirm that any personal information included is accurate and up-to-date.

More Info: Call 01536 408188 and talk to our Apprentice Recruitment Officer.

Job Types: Engineering.

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