Technical Support Specialist

Location: Elland, Halifax

Terberg DTS UK is looking for a Technical Support Specialist to join our growing team in Elland.

What is the job role?

To provide technical support for Terberg DTS engineers and service support staff. To ensure that acceptable levels of customer satisfaction are achieved by engineering technicians deployed by Terberg to customers sites are trained to the highest standard. To provide effective customer service and build relationships with both internal and external customers. To carry out productive work as required focusing on specialist engine/electrical/diagnostic work throughout all areas. To carry out all necessary technical training of internal technicians. Carry out technical inspections or use technical manuals and diagnostic techniques to find and repair inoperable or defective machine parts, components or systems using a variety of test equipment. For the greater period working without direct supervision, observing all company and site health and safety requirements at all times.

Requirements and what we are looking for

  • To ensure quality assurance and health and safety policies are implemented and adhered to at all times.
  • To ensure all technical calls are answered and technical information and support is given to the Mobile Service Engineers, as per the escalation process.
  • Support members of the service department to facilitate and resolve any customer disputes regarding technical issues.
  • To work as an effective member of the Service Department.
  • To determine own repair and maintenance techniques, undertake equipment selection, proper materials and to implement the correct safety measures e.g. Eye protection, suitable clothing etc.
  • To perform all inventory procedures relatives to the vehicle parts stock to maintain an accurate account of components carried and used.
  • High attention to detail, without sacrificing on quality.
  • Flexible approach to work.
  • The ability to work to tight deadlines, under pressure and with a sense of urgency.
  • Communications skills, both verbal and in writing, together with the ability to communicate at all levels.
  • Knowledge of current road traffic law i.e. speed limits, van weight restrictions, drivers’ hours etc.
  • Ensure high standard of preventative maintenance and repairs are actioned in line with the manufacturers’ recommendations/instructions and our Safe System of work procedures.
  • Knowledge of Terberg Tugs.
  • Knowledge of latest diagnostic systems.

What do Terberg DTS offer you?

At Terberg you are part of the market leading supplier of specialist vehicles, equipment and support to the UK logistics, distribution, port, industrial, aviation and fire and rescue. The atmosphere in our family business is fantastic and you will work within a motivated team. We offer great benefits including; company pension, life insurance, cycle to work scheme and more. Personal development is important to us so further training and education may be offered so you can excel.

Is this the right career path for you?

Let us know by sending an email to and attach your CV and a brief description of why you want to apply for the role. If you would like more information about the company or the vacancy, Please contact our Internal Recruitment Consultant, Nicky Adl on 01422 257 100.

Royal Terberg Group operates worldwide in the development, production and service of special vehicles and systems for logistics and refuse collection. As a family business, we stand for our people. Based on our core values, we focus on sustainable growth and innovation, which has made us successful for more than 150 years. For example, we have been investing in electrically powered vehicles since 2014 and are testing hydrogen to the full. We want to deal responsibly with our environment so that future generations can continue our success.