Position title
Cover Service Technician - Haydock

About The Rudd Group


The Rudd Group is a family owned and run company that comprises of these three organisations:

- Bob Rudd gaming & amusement machine suppliers
- Innstay UK Ltd suppliers of EPoS, music systems & security solutions
- Clear Cool suppliers of glass washers, ice makers and associated products

This role is to cover The Rudd Group as a whole.

We have depots in Newcastle Upon Tyne, Leeds, Keswick, Wigan, Nottingham and Birmingham. Due to our success we are nominated for all major breweries and pub companies.


About the role:

To support our growing business, we are looking for a Cover Service Technician to join our team providing Service cover during periods of absence and holiday leave, based from our brand new  depot in Haydock.

As Cover Service Technician, your primary working hours will be 37.5, Monday to Friday. However this role is to cover Service Technicians in their absence, and therefore you will be expected to cover the full service rotation, which includes evenings and weekends as and when required.

  • install and service gaming equipment
  • be the first point of contact for customers
  • maintain a good working relationship with customers to ensure the company is well represented at all times
  • manual handling of machinery, complying with Health and Safety requirements at all times



About you:

Ideally you will already have experience as a Technician / Engineer of gaming machines. If you do not have gaming machine experience, then training can be provided, however it would be beneficial if you have previous experience in the licensed trade sector and/or experience in servicing electromechanical products.

In addition, you will have:

  • excellent interpersonal skills, with the confidence to work with both customers and members of the public
  • good technical skills
  • knowledge of the local area
  • a full driving licence and the confidence to drive to new locations daily, as well as drive a delivery van on occasion
  • flexibility with working hours
  • the ability to work unsupervised and to manage your time effectively
  • the ability to comply with Health and Safety requirements and undertake a significant amount of manual handling
Job Benefits



Our Service Technician role comes with a number of benefits, including:

  • Competitive salary
  • Fully expensed company car which is available for personal use
  • Mobile phone
  • Salary Sacrifice Childcare vouchers
  • Excellent opportunities for career progression

Application Process:

Please send your CV and covering letter, which should explain why you are the right candidate for the role.

We endeavour to respond to all applicants, however due to the volume of applications this is not always possible, therefore if you have not hear from us within one month of applying please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.


Please note that due to the nature of the role, the successful applicant will be subject to Disclosure and Barring Service checks in accordance with rehabilitation of offenders act 1974.

Bob Rudd is an equal opportunities employer.

Employment Type
Gaming & Amusements
Job Location
406 Easter Park, Haydock, WA11 9TH
Working Hours
37.5 ordinarily, but 45 when covering a full service rota.
Base Salary
Date posted
May 25, 2021
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