Trainee Service Technician

  • Temporary to Permanent
  • Telford


We are currently seeking a Trainee Service Technician to join our client team based in Telford Town Centre.

Company develops premium respiratory protection and equipment for diving, firefighting, emergency escape and rescue operations. They supply military, police, industries, shipping companies and rescue services all over the globe with standout products for extreme situations.
Monday – Friday 08:30 – 17:00
This position requires travelling to customer site ( mostly nationally ) and can require the technician to stay overnight.
£10.50 to start with salary increasing once fully trained.
This role will be permanent for the right candidate.
Main Responsibilities 

Service and repairs

  • Working under the supervision of a team leader.
  • Repair according to service requirement.
  • Perform planned Service (and preventive) maintenance, emergency repairs to equipment in the workshop or out at customer site.
  • Carry out product upgrades.

Customer contact

  • At customer site.
  • In the workshop.
  • Via telephone & email.


  • Acceptance of goods arriving for service/repair.
  • Documentation of performed service/repair undertaken.
  • Service order processing.
  • Packing and dispatch of goods & customer returns.
  • Experience working within a service/maintenance role would be beneficial but not essential as training will be given.
  • Driving license would be beneficial but not essential.
  • Computer literate.
  • Forklift license holder (beneficial although training would be given)
  • Ability to learn new tasks quickly.
  • Ability to work unsupervised
  • Efficient and structured.
  • A team player.
  • Represent the company in a professional manner.
  • Good communication skills, responsive and solution oriented.
If you feel you have the right skills and attitude please apply online or call our team on 01952 263973

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