Business:  Hiab
Job Function:  Service

Northallerton, GB

Field Service Engineer

As pioneers and global leader, Hiab is ambitious to write forward our success story, inspiring and shaping our industry. The world in which we operate with our class-leading products, intelligent services and innovative digital solutions is constantly changing.


Together, we keep everyday life moving to build a better tomorrow.


Purpose of the position


We are currently looking for an experienced Field Service Engineer to join our team, who will be based from home and covering but not limited to the North Eastern area. There may be an occasional demand for the ideal candidate to work out of and South of the depot at Londonderry (DL7 9NB). 

The position is commutable from Durham, Darlington, Northallerton and Middlesbrough or anywhere in between. Consideration will still be given to any candidates outside of this area.

Main tasks and responsibilities


Main tasks and responsibilities include maintaining, servicing, repairing and testing our range of load handling equipment, including truck-mounted cranes, demountables, skip loaders and truck mounted forklifts.

What you’ll need to succeed


  • Demonstrable technical experience with a similar, mobile service role;
  • Necessary experience of working with relevant mechanical, electrical, and hydraulic systems;
  • Existing knowledge of some of the following plants would be beneficial: loader cranes, truck-mounted forklifts, forestry cranes, demountable and skip loaders;
  • Flexibility with regards to travel, tasks performed, and working hours;
  • Should be comfortable working independently and be an effective problem solver;
  • Excellent planning, organisation, and time management skills;
  • Full Driving licence.

You will be part of

We offer you a position in a global organisation where you are challenged with interesting and diverse tasks.


We also offer:


  • Competitive salary of up to £34,000 per annum based on experience;
  • Company Van;
  • Company Laptop and phone;
  • Company power tools;
  • Permanent Role;
  • Regular Overtime @ 1.5 hourly rate;
  • On call 1 in every 5 weeks - £150 payment for being on call;
  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays;
  • Pension scheme;
  • 45 hours per week + OT;
  • Ongoing training and future development;
  • Death in service;
  • Company Pension;
  • Health Care scheme.

Interested to join?


If you are excited about this opportunity, please submit your application and we will contact for more details. 


Hiab is part of Cargotec

Hiab is the world's leading provider of on-road load handling equipment, intelligent services and digitally connected solutions. As the industry pioneer, Hiab's more than 3,300 employees worldwide focus on our commitment to increase efficiency in our customers' businesses and to shape the future of intelligent load handling.


Hiab's offering encompasses class-leading load-handling equipment, including HIAB loader cranes, LOGLIFT and JONSERED forestry and recycling cranes, MOFFETT truck mounted forklifts, MULTILIFT demountables, and tail lifts under the ZEPRO, DEL, and WALTCO fabrands. Hiab's ProCareTM service, award-winning HiVisionTM crane control system, and HiConnectTM platform demonstrate our constant drive to provide intelligent services and connected solutions that add value to our customers.


Hiab is part of Cargotec. Cargotec's (Nasdaq Helsinki: CGCBV) sales in 2022 totalled approximately EUR 4 billion and it employs around 11,500 people.