Field Service Engineer, Croydon

Dennis Eagle has been in business since 1907 and is Britain’s market leader in the manufacture of refuse collection vehicles. Our famous ‘DENNIS’ name is seen on the front of our cabs daily across UK streets.

Role: Field Service Engineer

Location: Croydon, CR0 4YL

Hours: 45 hours per week | Monday to Friday

At Dennis Eagle, we don’t just build trucks. We build careers too.

We're looking for a Mobile HGV Technician / Field Service Engineer reporting to our Croydon service centre, you will have the use of a company van. You'll carry out servicing and repair to a range of chassis and vehicle mounted municipal equipment at both customer premises and within Company workshops.

With family values at our core, we operate honestly and with integrity. We aim to represent our core values in all areas of our work. Our core values are: Customer Focus, Entrepreneurial Spirit, Flexibility, Innovation, Integrity, Quality and Sustainability.

You'll have:

  • Proven knowledge of good health and safety practices
  • At least 5 years' experience in the maintenance and repair of RCVs or similar equipment
  • Experience of both body and chassis maintenance and repair
  • Year 3 City & Guilds training or equivalent
  • Proven diagnostic skills
  • An understanding of electronics 
  • The ability to read and understand wiring and hydraulics diagrams 
  • Basic IT and administration skills


Extra information:

  • There will be a requirement to enter/exit bodies and hoppers
  • Occasional heavy lifting required
  • Mon – Fri 45hrs – flexible as required
  • Willing and able to stay away from home when required
  • Willing and able to travel internationally
  • Willing and able to work overtime, sometimes at short notice

If you have any queries or would like to apply for the role, please contact us at 

Dennis Eagle Ltd is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all candidates.


About Us

Dennis Eagle, part of the Terberg Environmental Group, is a world leader in the design and manufacture of refuse collection vehicles, with an established reputation for supplying quality products that meet the highest expectations in terms of performance, cost and delivery.

Committed to the continued development of innovative solutions for the waste and recycling market, we provide complete vehicle solutions, producing refuse collection bodies, chassis and bin lifts. Our comprehensive product portfolio offers a configuration to suit every application, and this is backed-up by unrivalled customer service provided by the largest aftersales and support structure in the industry.

Today, Dennis Eagle manufactures over 1,000 units per year for UK local authorities and private sector contractors. In addition, we have a continually expanding customer base overseas, including in continental Europe, Scandinavia, Australia and the U.S.A.

Our employees receive outstanding training and have excellent career prospects. We have countless long-standing members of staff. Many of our middle and senior managers began as apprentices with us.


Our employees benefit from:

  • 25 days holiday plus Bank Holidays.
  • Enhanced pension scheme and DIS benefit.
  • Employee assistance programme.
  • Health shield medical cash plan.
  • Training and development.
  • Bike to work scheme.
  • Occupational health support.
  • My benefits platform - offering discounts from high street retailers and more.


Please don’t delay your application, this role could be filled at any time for the right candidate.

All candidates should be able to prove their right to work permanently in the UK with no restrictions.

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