Our client is a leading coffee and vending machine service provider, and they are seeking a Trainee Installations Engineer to join their expanding technical team in the Oxfordshire area.
Reporting into the Service Manager, the Trainee Installations Engineer will be responsible for delivering and installing a wide range of coffee machines and vending machines into client premises around the South of England. You will be travelling across parts of Oxfordshire, the Home Counties, and down towards Surrey and Sussex.
The successful Trainee Installations Engineer will have the opportunity to create a great first impression of the business to new clients where equipment is being installed. As such, they need to be professional, personable, and considerate at all times when dealing with clients.
Full training will be provided on the coffee and vending equipment, as well as any other additional equipment required such as stair-walkers etc. The ideal candidate will have some electrical or mechanical experience, ideally having studied Electrical or Mechanical Engineering. Exposure to plumbing qualifications would also be beneficial but not essential for this role. Heavy lifting will be required so a certain level of fitness will be needed.
Delivering & installing vending and coffee equipment – including plumbing, setting up the equipment and drink volumes on hot drinks machines
Installing snack/cold drink vending equipment as per manufacture instructions
Calibrating machines when installed to ensure they operate at optimum levels
Calibrating the quality of hot drinks dispensed from the coffee machines
Refurbishing vending equipment in the workshop
Uplifting vending equipment from sites at point of upgrade or end of contract, and returning to the workshop
Using equipment such as stair-walkers to safely move equipment around buildings as required
Flexible approach to working - able to accommodate early morning installations as required
Calm and personable approach with customers
Strong electro-mechanical experience and plumbing exposure
Full driving licence with no more than 6 points
The business will offer a generous basic salary of between £23-26k depending on experience, plus the opportunity of overtime, a pension, as well as other incentives and bonuses.
If you are looking for a dynamic role in a fun environment and industry based in the Oxfordshire area, we'd love to hear from you, so please submit your CV now for consideration for this role.