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Battery Service Engineer

Employment type: Permanent, full-time

Location: Crawley, Field-based role. 

Hours: 8 am to 5 pm, Monday to Friday

Salary: £35,000 – £40,000 per annum depending on experience, 25 days holiday (+Bank Holidays) + Company Vehicle + Fuel Card + Overtime

My client is currently recruiting for a Battery Service Engineer to join their business. You need to have worked on motive power batteries. You will also need to have some engineering experience and the ability to learn and develop.
My client is a rapidly growing independent service provider of forklift batteries, operating nationwide. They supply batteries and chargers, as well as servicing the equipment for their clients. As a growing company, my client offers an exciting and rewarding career path.

The role
As part of the servicing team, you will be expected to give expert advice to clients, as well as providing electrical repairs and maintenance to batteries and chargers. This will include fault finding and diagnosis, as well as being able to understand wiring diagrams. Examples of responsibilities include:
  • Testing cells
  • Replacing cells
  • Changing connector bolts
  • Replacing cables
  • Soldering
  • Repairing chargers
  • Topping up cells
  • Cleaning equipment
Skills/ Experience Required
  • Ideally, you will have motive power battery experience.
  • Experience with batteries would be beneficial but not essential.
  • UK driving license with no more than 6 points.
  • Ability to communicate with clients.
  • Ability to manage time effectively.
This is an excellent opportunity to join a growing organisation, which offers a great benefits package for its employees. If you meet the above criteria, please apply today to be considered for the vacancy.

Keywords: Battery Engineer, Battery Service Engineer, Material Handling Equipment, Forklift Engineer, Forklift Truck Engineer, Mechanic, Automotive Mechanic


    • Job type: Permanent
    • Location: Crawley
    • Date posted:
    • Salary: £35000 - £40000