Site Shift Engineer Job at Jungheinrich – in Daventry

Job Description


Without Jungheinrich, your shopping trolley would probably be empty. Every day, our trucks move millions of goods in logistics centres globally.

Jungheinrich is one of the top three leading companies in the material handling equipment and Intralogistics sectors worldwide – and we are very interested in speaking with you further about your career.

Jungheinrich has evolved from a producer of forklifts to a manufacturing logistics service provider achieving an annual turnover of over £2.5 billion. Today, we employ over 14500 employees, thereof in Europe alone over 800 sales consultants, as well as more than 4200 mobile service engineers, maintain a close-knit network providing quality consulting and comprehensive service.

In short, your role within Jungheinrich will play a crucial part in providing the customer with complete peace of mind in managing their intra-company logistics.

The Role

Repair and preventative maintenance of materials handling and ancillary equipment

To assist the Area Service Manager by being the first line of contact for defined support functions for Service Engineers within their team.

Role Responsibilities

Preventative maintenance of materials handling and ancillary equipment

Repair of materials handling and ancillary equipment

Accurately complete service reports and time sheets

Manage and control parts stock

Build customer relationships through good levels of communication, ensuring customer expectations are met in line with contractual obligations

Close liaison with the after sales office to ensure accurate information for customers in

regards to repair times and estimated times of arrival

Optimise external revenue by ensuring chargeable follow up work identified is communicated to the Customer and completed in a timely manner

Ensure all company and customer health and safety procedures are met

Identify sales leads for the Jungheinrich range of equipment and After Sales products

Act as a Company Ambassador at all times

In addition to the duties and responsibilities listed, the job holder may be required to perform other duties assigned by the Area Service Manager such as call out and working outside of normal working hours (please note that this list is not exhaustive

Working Hours:
40 hours per week

Week 1: Tuesday – Saturday, 07:00 – 15:00

Week 2: Monday – Friday, 10:00 – 18:00

Week 3: Monday – Friday, 15:00 – 23:00

Person Requirements

We are looking for mechanically and electrical biased engineers from any type of maintenance / service background specifically general automotive technicians, HGV, mobile plant, forklift, or ex forces military vehicle engineers.

The ideal candidate will hold a clean driving license and have a good level of education.

They will also have experience of working in a customer facing environment and be used to working unsupervised.

Competencies Required

Time Management

Problem solving





Business acumen

Customer orientation

Decision making


Negotiation and influencing

Team working

Jungheinrich is an attractive employer and cares about its employees. We offer a wide range of benefits, training courses and on-going career support.

About Company

Company: Jungheinrich –

Company Location:  Daventry

Job Category: Engineering Jobs, Mechnical Jobs, Electrical Jobs

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