Plant support services co-ordinators are responsible for coordinating the movements of a team of engineers to undertake service visits on site at plant.
The Role
  • Co-ordinating the movements of a team of engineers throughout the UK and overseas
  • Liaising with customers to arrange site visits
  • Organising any travel and accommodation required
  • Updating reports on Excel
  • Emailing internal and external parties
  • Invoicing
  • Liaising with agents abroad
  • Working around 40 hours a week, usually between 9am and 6pm
  • There may be substantial travel involved, including overseas work, which would affect working hours
  • Newly trained plant support services co-ordinators can earn in the region of £20,000£25,000
  • Trained with experience plant support services co-ordinators can earn in the region of £25,000£40,000
Salaries typically range depending on location and level of responsibility.
Qualifications & Training
There are no formal qualifications required for becoming a plant services co-ordinator; however, you may want to complete GCSEs in Mathematics and English or their equivalents, such as the Welsh Baccalaureate or Scottish Nationals. Traffic Office NVQ  or SVQ  could make you a more desirable candidate, as would a Site Supervisors Safety Training Scheme (SSSTS) or equivalent leadership training, along with previous experience in a supervisory role. A Basic First Aid Certificate and Full UK Driving License (Clean) are often required, given the supervisory nature of the role.