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Customer Service Advisor

Requisition ID: 48391

Domain: Support Services/Customer Services and Administration

Contract type: Permanent

Schedule: Full-Time

Equans is looking for a Customer Service Advisor to join our team in Location on a permanent, home working basis. This is a full time role working 40 hours per week. On offer is a competitive salary, and benefits package.


The successful applicant will be providing solutions over phone, via email and social media to the technical problems and questions from Electric Vehicle owners who are using chargers operated by EVS.

Working from a laptop at home, with occasional travel for training and meetings.
The team work shift patterns and the contact centre is staffed and available 24/7, every day of the year and the successful candidate will work to a rota.

What will you deliver?

  • Making customers and their needs the primary focus of your work.
  • Interacting with customers by telephone to understand their problem by evaluating and analysing the symptoms of issues.
  • Processing the information in response to their comments and clearly communicating solutions in a user-friendly, professional manner.
  • Troubleshooting issues using the EVS CPMS.
  • Sending remote commands using EVS software.
  • Investigating billing queries and adjusting customer account balances where necessary.
  • Following established processes and procedures and tailoring responses accordingly.
  • Following up and making scheduled call backs to customers where necessary.
  • Staying current with system information, changes and updates.
  • Researching required information using available resources.
  • Identifying and escalating priority issues.
  • Record keeping – logging each call on EVS database.
  • Performing related work and general administrative support as required.

What can we offer you?

On offer is a competitive salary, and benefits package, which includes;

  • 24 days annual leave (+ public holidays)
  • Life Cover equivalent to 1 times annual salary
  • Employee discount shopping schemes on major brands and retailers
  • Gym membership discounts 
  • Cycle to work scheme 
  • Holiday purchase scheme
  • 2 corporate social responsibility days per year
  • Broad range of learning opportunities, such as professional qualifications, collective/individual training, and personalized support programmes
  • Attractive Employee Referral Rewards Scheme
  • Access to our growing employee networks including AccessAbility (representing those with physical and mental disabilities), Encompass (representing the LGBTQ+ community), RISE (representing people from ethnic backgrounds), WOMEN TOGETHER (representing women in Equans), Working Parents, and Young Professionals.
  • 24/7 Employee Assistance Program and access to mental wellbeing app

Who are we looking for?

  • A genuine desire to deliver world class customer service.
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication.
  • Positive, can-do attitude and approach.
  • The ability to speak clearly and communicate certain technical aspects in simple language.
  • The ability to establish rapport quickly with a wide variety of customers in a variety of situations.
  • Effective questioning and listening skills.
  • The ability to remain calm and polite when under pressure.
  • Effectively deal with customers in antagonistic situations, using appropriate interpersonal styles and methods to reduce tension or conflict.
  • The ability to identify and understand problems and provide solutions over the phone to the customer.
  • Organisational skills to be able to multi-task and be flexible.
  • An interest in Electric Vehicle technology.
  • A current and valid UK driving licence.
  • Previous multi-channel Contact Centre experience, Inbound or Outbound, a plus.

Who are we?

Equans is a world leader in energy services with nearly 100,000 employees working in more than 50 countries, with an annual turnover of over 17 billion euros.  

In the UK & Ireland, Equans is a provider of technical, FM, regeneration and energy services – with specialist capabilities in smart buildings, green mobility, district & embedded energy and decentralised renewables.

Equans’ 13,500 UK & Ireland employees combine these activities to help businesses, public sector organisations and government to embrace the energy transition towards net zero, and also the digital & industrial transitions that are redesigning the way we move, work and live.

Equans is a Bouygues group company.

What’s next?

If this role is of interest to you, please click below to register, apply, and track your progress! A member of our Resourcing Team will review your application and be in touch.

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As part our commitment to better reflect the markets within which we operate, we encourage applications from women, ethnically diverse individuals and people with disabilities, along with all candidates who identify with protected characteristic groups under the Equality Act 2010. 

At Equans we’re committed to delivering a culture where everyone’s voice is heard and supported. We know the value a diverse workforce creates, delivering better results for our people, customers, and stakeholders. Diversity and inclusion is at the core of what we do, should you join Equans you’ll find a welcoming and open workplace where you’re supported and encouraged to be your true self at work. 

You’ll also have access to our growing employee networks including AccessAbility (representing those with physical and mental disabilities), Encompass (representing the LGBTQ+ community), RISE (representing people from ethnic backgrounds), WOMEN TOGETHER (representing women in Equans), Working Parents, and Young Professionals.


For this role, you must have evidence of the right to work in the UK. Unfortunately, we are not able to offer a re-location package with this job role.  Certain roles may require applicants to undergo a Disclosure check, as noted in the role requirements.

The Equans Resourcing Team supports this job advert. Agency involvement is not required. All related enquiries must come to the resourcing team not direct to Equans Managers.

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EQUANS is a multi-technical expert that offers a comprehensive range of services across facilities management, energy management and construction.

As an international market leader, we help our customers in the 3 major transitions of today: the energy transition, the industrial transition and the digital transition.