Technical Support Team Leader - £35K

Automatic Gates, Control Equipment
Installers and Distributors
East Midlands
£35k, Pensions, iphone, laptop, 25 days holiday plus 8 bank holidays

The Job

The Company:

  • Our Client is a market leading company and have consolidated leadership in automation equipment in the UK and internationally.
  • They have been defining the present and future using intelligent solutions, simply by listening carefully to the market.
  • As the Technical Support Team Leader you will be an integral part of the business ensuring your team and customers receive technical support throughout the UK and Ireland.
  • Professional, forward looking business that provides the new Technical Support Team Leader with excellent induction and training, and the opportunity to drive the business forward.

The Role:

Technical Support Team Leader.

  • Oversee the day to day running of the technical support & returns department consisting of around seven Support Technicians.
  • The Technical Support person will personally, provide telephone, email and remote product support to our UK & Ireland customers. Lead the team by setting a great example.
  • Give correct technical advice and appropriate technical training to colleagues.
  • Occasionally carry out field visits to give on-site technical support to our clients.
  • Assist in delivering customer training programs as and when required.
  • Good experience of electro-mechanical systems/electro-mechanical/technical support role.
  • Keen and enthusiastic to learn, progress and have a company focussed attitude.
  • Broad knowledge of either Gate Automation, Intercom Systems or associated product type.

The Ideal Person:

  • Excellent communication skills on the telephone and be able to communicate technical knowledge to colleagues and customers.
  • Technical product background, however full product training will be given to the successful candidate.
  • Flexibility and willing to operate outside your normal duties and share the management team mantra of “getting the job done and doing it well!”.
  • A proven track record of supervisory or management skills.
  • Full UK Driving License.
  • Excellent customer awareness & focus.
  • Excellent communications and interpersonal skills, decision making, problem solving capabilities.
  • Demands high standards of accuracy and attention to detail plus an ability to persuade and influence others.

Consultant: Lisa Spiteri

Tel no. 0208 397 4114

Candidates must be eligible to work and live in the UK

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