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Field Service & Installation Engineer - Cova Security Gates

Manor Royal Business District
Crawley, West Sussex
£27,000 - £37,500
Closing date
30 Oct 2023

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Cova Security Gates

Join Us At #TeamCova

Celebrating more than 30 years at the forefront of the perimeter security industry, Cova Security Gates are proud to deliver quality products that are functional and reliable, with a focus on providing excellent customer service throughout the world.

From our factory (near Gatwick Airport) we offer a full turnkey solution from design, manufacture and the installation of bi-folding gates, sliding gates, bollards, barriers and road blockers. Additionally, our products can be upgraded to be 'crash rated' to enable protection to property and people from a vehicle attack.

We offer our clients a range of installation options and after-sales service and maintenance programmes, which is where this role fits in within our team.

We were proud to have been awarded ‘Manufacturing Business of the Year' in 2017, the reward from our continued growth and success along which was recognised for our drive to build a strong work ethic, backed up by solid processes and committed work force.

As a result, we are looking for enthusiastic and dedicated team players to help us on our path of further growth and development.

The Role:

As part of our Field Service & Installation Engineer team, you’ll work alongside our team of mobile installation, maintenance and service engineers who carry out the full installation of our perimeter security products. You'll also be attending installations, breakdowns, servicing and maintenance routine checks, call outs and repairs to contracted clients to assist with their gates, barriers and road blockers.  As well as our own products, we also look after other gate and barrier companies.

Working closely with our ‘Cova Care’ administration team, you’ll visit new and existing clients mainly within London and South East, but also across the UK (occasional foreign travel is an option).

Reporting directly to the Field Operations Manager we’re seeking someone who is self-motivated, confident, have a true customer service approach to problem solving and who can complete all work to a high standard having completed Cova’s in-house training.

Attention to detail is key as you’ll need to keep accurate records of checks made, tasks undertaken and completing reporting following a client visit. You’ll be responsible for keeping stock and managing the materials and parts on your vehicle, ensuring it’s stocked up for everything you need ahead of the next job.

Due to the nature of the role the successful applicant will need a full clean driving licence, a good level of fitness and be able to pass security clearances.

Benefits of working with us:

- Competitive Salary & Overtime Personal advancement opportunities

- 5 weeks paid annual holiday entitlement excluding public holidays
- All tools, including PPE equipment
- Death in service benefit
- Secure on-site parking
- Company pension contribution
- Company Van & Uniform
- Mobile Phone/I-pad/laptop

CSCS Card (Desirable)
IPAF (Desirable)
PASMA (Desirable)

This is a permanent position and the salary will be reflected on the engineer’s experience;

Overtime will also be available.

To apply for this opportunity please email a CV and covering letter to:


Manor Royal Business District is the biggest business park of the Gatwick Diamond area and one of the south east's premier mixed activity employment hubs.

Enviable location and connections

Situated at the heart of the Gatwick Diamond on the Sussex and Surrey county borders, just two miles from London Gatwick Airport, a major motorway junction (M23 Junctoion 10) and two mainline railway stations (Gatwick Airport and Three Bridges), Manor Royal is a popular choice for a diverse range of occupiers including a host of blue chip global brands.

Manor Royal in numbers

  • One of the biggest business parks in the South East.
  • Covers an area of 539 acres – that’s over 300 football pitches.
  • 700 properties
  • 500 businesses
  • 30,000 people

Manor Royal more than a number

Since the formation of the Manor Royal Business Group (MRBG), an association of Manor Royal based business and firms, being on Manor Royal means being part of something. You’re never just a number.

Manor Royal makes sense

Scale, diversity, location and great connectivity with a property offer to match means Manor Royal based firms are never far away from their suppliers, customers and a talented workforce.

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Company info
Manor Royal Business District
7 Magellan Terrace (Ground Floor)
Gatwick Road
West Sussex
RH10 9PJ
United Kingdom

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