DPD is the fastest growing express parcel delivery company in the UK, with a turnover over £1 billion. Voted the nation’s favourite parcel carrier for the last 7 years, we have a very clear strategy to support our enviable position. We will deliver the best service, use the best technology and recruit and retain the best people in the industry.
Due to our continued growth, we are currently recruiting a Multi-Skilled Engineer, to help strengthen our existing team and deliver outstanding service to our Network of Depots around the UK. For this role you will cover a number of Depots ensuring that equipment is maintained and any repairs are carried out as quickly as possible so that they can continue to deliver world class service to our customers.
This role will be covering the following depots; Edinburgh, Eurocentral, Dundee, Tannochside and Cambuslang
In this role you will be responsible for all aspects of maintenance and breakdowns on sortation equipment from both a mechanical and electrical perspective. Due to the nature of our business and this role you will be required to work both day and nights shifts over a 4 week period (Panama Shift Pattern)
Other Key responsibilities of this role will be;
Responding to Breakdowns with Extensive fault finding (both electrical and mechanical)
Completion of adhoc job requests for repairs on all Sortation equipment
Carrying out all PPM and reactive maintenance of our Sortation equipment.
Carrying out servicing work, including the completion of service reports and internal systems as required.
Using SCADA systems to aid fault finding of all sortation systems.
Liaising with other departments including Security, Operations and IT regarding maintenance and repair work in line with business and operational requirements.
Adhering to and promotion of health & safety policies (including COSHH)
What we’re looking for
Ideally you will have completed a recognized engineering, maintenance engineering or general engineering apprenticeship or hold an appropriate engineering qualification (HND/HNC) with an Electrical bias.
Experience within a fast paced automated environment with demonstrable experience of both electrical and mechanical repair.
Excellent problem solving skills with an ability to work effectively under pressure and within Time constraints
Demonstrate high levels of resilience, self-motivation and flexibility.
A strong team player with a “can do” mentality towards work.
This role will require you to work shifts which will include working both days and nights.
A full UK driving license is essential as travel between Depots is essential
Your package will include an excellent basic salary, company van, attractive bonus scheme, based on individual and company performance. As well as this you have access to some other fantastic optional benefits such as Cycle2Work Scheme, Dining Cards, Holiday trading and discounts and savings on 1000’s of retailers