Mobile Hose Technician - Southampton

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We are currently seeking to recruit a Mobile Hose Technician to join our team in Southampton to support our customers in the surrounding area.

Applicants will ideally have previous experience in making and fitting hoses or be an experienced plant fitter and hold a good understanding of Hydraulics. You must be hard-working, honest, reliable and hold a full UK driving licence. 

This position will involve developing long-term business relationships with new and existing customers. In return, we offer a good basic salary and a performance-related bonus.

You will be expected to take part in an on-call rota which may require night and weekend work with paid overtime.

Hydroscand's Mobile Hose Technicians provide excellent customer service and professional on-site hose replacement services to our customers. You will be part of a 24 hr on-call rota with other technicians. There is an expectation to maintain relationships with existing customers and to promote Hydroscand to new customers within the area.

Responsibilities include:

  • Providing first-class on-site hose replacement service including an out-of-hours service.
  • Interacting with customers professionally at all times
  • Developing the mobile business to exceed the targeted turnover and margin for the designated area
  • Maintaining all stock contained on the service vehicle
  • Undertaking risk assessments using the supplied risk assessment form before commencing work
  • Adhering to all prevailing site rules and regulations at the place of work
  • Working within Hydroscand’s policies on Health & Safety and Lone Working

Previous experience as a hydraulic technician or hose technician is preferred.

A full clean UK driving licence is essential.

We offer a competitive basic salary, on-call payment, overtime and commission and a branch profit share. Collectively this means OTE over £32,000.

As well as a highly competitive package we offer benefits you would expect from a global company such as 23 days holiday p.a. and Life Insurance when enrolled in Contributory Company Pension scheme.

Closing date: 29th November 2020

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Third Avenue
SO15 Southampton Directions 023 8078 4446 View page


Hydroscand, established in Sweden in 1969, is a hose and fitting specialist. Operating in the UK since 2002, we now have nine branches and offer mobile breakdown service. Our range of products include hydraulic and industrial hose and an extensive range of couplings, valves and associated products.
Hydroscand Group offers an exciting opportunity to make significant contribution to the development of a leading industry player with high growth ambitions.

  • Make an impact

    We all want to make a difference. Part of our DNA is to cultivate new ideas. At Hydroscand we think this is essential for staying motivated, being a true team player, and contributing to our overall success. We need you in our fight against downtime!

  • Professional development

    For us, a career is a process where you as an employee continuously develop. We support all employees to continuously develop in their current roles and to take on new challenges within the group.

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