We are looking for an Applications Engineer to work within Technical team to support our sales team and trusted partners with cost and feasibility feedback on special product (forklifts and warehouse trucks) modifications and non-standard application solutions ensuring that they comply with the current directives & standards. This role comes with a competitive salary, an attractive company pension, a company car and the opportunity to work for great company.
About the job – the main responsibilities
The role involves providing innovative and cost-effective design solutions to bespoke customer requirements. On a day-today basis this is what you would be doing:
◾Providing accurate technical information including detailed quotations and costings
◾Drive development of our products (forklifts and warehouse trucks)
◾Liaise with our factories for information
Who are we looking for
We are looking for somebody who has a mechanical engineering background. Experience in the materials handling industry would be beneficial, but not essential as full training will be given.
Here is a quick tick list for the other skills we are looking for:
◾Degree/HND/HNC or equivalent in Mechanical Engineering
◾Excellent written and verbal communication skills
◾Innovative approach to problem solving
◾Excellent time management skills and ability to react quickly to requests
◾Ability to identify improvements in process and drive change
◾Excellent Microsoft Office skills
◾Ability to travel to our European factories required (occasional)
◾Full UK Driver’s licence
We offer a competitive salary; an attractive company pension and a company car. We will provide you with industry leading technical training to ensure you have the knowledge and tools to do your job. Plus, there are plenty of opportunities to progress your career within Toyota.
How to apply
If you are interested in the role, please follow the link below and fill in our online application form. If you would like more information about the role contact our recruitment team.
Please Note: We will read each application carefully, however due to the high volume of applications we receive regrettably only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Toyota Material Handling UK is an equal opportunities employer