Workshop Engineer

Location Glasgow
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £30000
Contact name: Ryan McAlpine

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Job ref: 32240
Published: about 2 months ago



  • Perform stripdown, repair, rebuild and maintenance on a variety of engines, including Volvo Penta, FPT, Kubota, Iveco, MTU and Detroit Diesel
  • Diagnose both electrical and mechanical faults and carry out necessary remedial repairs ensuring the work is carried out to a high quality and with the quoted guidelines
  • Identify and request parts for remedial and preventative maintenance with a high degree of accuracy
  • Complete required training and development where required


  • Complete detailed and accurate reports in line with expected standards
  • Submit reports on a daily basis to a high standard and on time
  • Liaise directly with customers to coordinate repairs and services
  • Maintain a regular and professional communication with the internal service team
  • Be prepared to work overtime on an ad hoc basis dependant on the needs of the customer and business. This may include mid week and weekend working.
  • Work from or visit other locations outside of your patched area if required


  • Proactively assist with estimates for required or suggested work


  • Carry out work activities in accordance with internal Quality, Health, Safety and Environmental policies
  • Adhere to on site customer rules, regulations processes at all times if necessary
  • Ensure that you maintain a high standard of housekeeping on site
  • Proactively report QHSE concerns using internal systems or via your line manager
  • Complete regular online and hands on training to ensure QHSE knowledge is at required level


  • A minimum of 5 years engine overhaul experience and knowledge
  • Competent in using diagnostic tooling and software
  • A formal qualification for mechanical and electrical would be a distinct advantage
  • Able to work on own initiative as well as part of a team
  • Good interpersonal skills to liaise with other service engineers, supervisors and management, original equipment manufacturers, supplier and customers
  • A valid UK driving license
  • Product knowledge of MTU, Volvo Penta, Detroit, FPT or JCB preferred


08.00 to 16.30 Monday to Thursday and 08.00 to 15.30 on a Friday. OT out with these hours.

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: £30,000.00 per year


  • Additional leave
  • Company pension



  • Monday to Friday
  • Overtime


Work Location: In person