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Workshop Technician

Farnborough, Hampshire
£28,000 to £30,000
Job Type
5 Sep 2022
An expanding international business based near Farnborough is offering a brand-new opportunity for a Workshop Technician to join their friendly team. This is a production orientated role ideal for a candidate with experience in a hands-on workshop environment and looking for some career development. The Workshop Technician will: Maintain an efficient and safe workshop and test area environment. Use the analysis of returned damaged products to diagnose potential system issues. Produce technical reports for returned damaged products together with a solution for the most economic repair. Offer technical support to customers via telephone and email. Develop knowledge of part numbers for the range. React quickly to support distributors and customers when required. Check incoming goods against engineering drawings with quality awareness. Analyse returned products leading to suggestions of system improvement. Train customers and colleagues in specific product and system design. Design and run test programs. Assist with the production of specialist manuals. Provide on the ground support at the installation for repair as well as system analysis. Modify stock products to satisfy specific requirements.Key skills required: A strong technical ability with mechanical systems. Competence with hand tools. Knowledge of dis-assembly and assembly of rotating equipment. Capability to plan own workload and assess the priorities, communicating realistic and achievable time scales. Good mathematical knowledge - able to use very simple equations and conversion of units of measure. Ability to interpret engineering drawings. Attention to detail. Methodical and logical work practices. Effective communication at all levels. Computer literate with a good understanding of Microsoft Office software. Good telephone skills and the ability to communicate with customers whose first language is not English.If this sounds like the right move for your career, we d love to hear from you. You ll be joining a highly successful business offering a professional working environment and excellent benefits, including 24 days holiday plus BH, free onsite parking, enhanced pension, employee bonus scheme, employee health checks, 4 x life cover, long service and loyalty incentives, Christmas shutdown, and company social events. Data Protection Statement: The information that you provide with your application for this position will be used by Venus Recruitment for providing work-finding services. Please refer to our website for our full Privacy Notice
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  • Job Reference: 704910179-2
  • Date Posted: 5 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Venus Recruitment Ltd
    Venus Recruitment Ltd
  • Location: Farnborough, Hampshire
  • Salary: £28,000 to £30,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Excellent benefits package
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent