Trainee Survey Technical Sales and Support

Location: Warrington, United Kingdom
Region: Category Management
Job Category: Operations
Business Unit: Category
Job Type: Full Time (Permanent)
Hours: 42


Speedy are the UK’s leading hire provider with the widest range of tools, specialist hire equipment, plant and support services – everything for every job!

This new role is an incredible opportunity for someone to train and develop a career within out Survey category.  The Trainee Survey Technical Sales and Support will learn from our highly skilled and experienced colleagues to become the first point of contact for customers using our specialist survey equipment.  You will also complete recognised industry qualifications along with our own in-house training programme and these will both last for two years.  

During training the successful candidate will:

  • Learn about Speedy’s survey equipment and how to use it  
  • Develop knowledge on survey equipment to give general guidance and solve common technical queries regarding survey equipment 

  • Learn how to do fault finding and provide advice on correct equipment to be used in various situations 

  • Provide support over the phone and attend customer location visits where and when required 

  • Learn how to provide support and advice to the depot network liaising with customers for correct kit and applications 

  • Become an expert in training our internal operational and sales colleagues  

  • Develop extensive knowledge in Survey to support our sales team  

  • Learn how to develop new and existing customer relationships to increase market share across Survey 

  • Develop experience to help deliver sustained growth and profitability through operational effectiveness and service excellence 

Previous experience is not necessary as full training will be given but we are looking for someone who:

  • Has a positive flexible attitude
  • Can work both alone and with a team
  • Is willing to learn and be developed
  • Is willing to develop commercial and sales knowledge
  • Has a good grasp of digital and IT
  • Has good interpersonal skills
  • Can use their own initiative

You must hold GCSE Maths and English qualifications at grade C/4 and above or Level 2 Functional Skills in Maths and English.

Level 3 qualifications such as A-Levels, BTEC etc would be advantageous as would holding a full UK driving license.

This is a fantastic opportunity to develop a career in a specialist field and with the best hire company in the industry and it would be particularly suitable for school leavers who feel that university is not an option for them as well as those considering a change in career.

In return we offer a competitive salary with contributory pension scheme, 26 days annual leave entitlement (plus bank holidays), discretionary bonus scheme and life assurance. In addition you will be able to take advantage of our fantastic Salary Extras benefits scheme, offering cycle to work and various other discounts on a wide range of goods and services.

Please be aware Speedy reserves the right to close our vacancies earlier than the listed date if we have received a high level of applications. We would recommend that if you wish to be considered that you complete the application as promptly as possible.