Catering Equipment Service Manager

Job description

Job Title: Catering Equipment Service Manager

Location: Galway                                                                                                                        

Contract Type: Permanent

I am currently recruiting for a Catering Equipment Service Manager to oversee the service of client equipment and manage a team of Service Technicians.

This is a permanent role with a leading company headquartered in the West, some travel will be involved in the role.

Job Responsibilities

  • Manage the Service Department and lead a team of Service Technicians to ensure clients receive a fast and high standard service.
  • Ensure Service team is operating within the guidelines of the company.
  • Act as a communicator between Service Technicians and the Clients.
  • Manage the Service Contracts and the Tender process.
  • Ensure repair of back up catering equipment on an ongoing basis.
  • Perform Preventive maintenance, repair, replacement and troubleshooting of catering equipment.
  • Inspect equipment to detect wear and damage.
  • Perform minor repairs, adjustments, and maintenance tasks.
  • Ensure equipment inventory is maintained.
  • Ensure storing, assembling and disassembling of equipment as necessary.
  • Provide recommendations on all matters relating to service – both preventative and responsive.
  • Ensures times sheets are accurate.
  • Maintain a good relationship with Clients.

Qualifications/Skills required for the role of Equipment Service Manager

  • Must hold an Electrical qualification to work on 3 phase catering.
  • 5+ years’ experience as a Service Equipment (Catering) Manager required.
  • Must be flexible to work out of hours and be on call when required (on rotation).
  • Possess a good working knowledge of catering equipment and servicing.
  • Hold a Full Driving Licence and be available to drive nationwide to various client’s outlets.
  • Must hold knowledge of stock control systems and ordering of parts for various pieces of equipment.
  • Knowledge of Health & Safety.
  • Strong written and oral communication.


To apply for this position please contact Catherina Forde at Sigmar Recruitment T: +353 91 749 261 E:

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