Service Engineer

  • £15ph
  • Sittingbourne, Kent
  • Mc Personnel

MC Personnel are recruiting for a Service Engineer for a company based in Sittingbourne on a permanent basis. This is an excellent opportunity working for a well established company that is a division of the largest Road-Rail Plant organisation in the UK.

The role involves working closely alongside the Engineering Foreman and depot management team. Working 40 hours per week, Monday - Friday, however it is essential that you are open to working weekends if/when required.

Pay: £15 p/h increasing to £17 p/h when training is completed (approx. 6 months)

Essential for the role:

- Plant engineering trained to a minimum NVQ Level 2

- Knowledge of the Rail industry with basic electrical, hydraulic and diesel fault finding experience preferred

- Welding experience preferred

- PTS qualified or willing to work towards gaining a PTS qualification

- Able to work as part of a team

- Customer focused

Duties will include, but not limited to:

- Carrying out instructions with respect to inspection, repair, service and maintenance of all plant machinery and equipment for hire by the company.

- Ensuring that all machines are serviced and ready for use in a clean and safe working order.

- Ensuring site safety regulations are adhered to with regards to site briefings, inductions, signing in etc.

- Required to carry out servicing and repairs of the company's plant hire equipment within the depot and workshop

- Maintaining a thorough machine history record in line with company policies and procedures, using the correct computer or paper-based system.

- Maintaining accurate and up to date service and maintenance records for auditing.

- Maintaining good working practices and be prepared to share knowledge and explain technical information clearly to non-technical audiences.

- On Call duties: you will be required to be on call to assist in maintenance work when necessary


- AE Pension - 8%

- Company van (for business use only)

- Fuel card

- 23 days holiday per annum

Position available immediately, do not delay call us today!!

  • Advertiser: Agency
  • Reference: JM