service call

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Noun1.service call - a trip made by a repairman to visit the location of something in need of serviceservice call - a trip made by a repairman to visit the location of something in need of service
trip - a journey for some purpose (usually including the return); "he took a trip to the shopping center"
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You are the king's servant, and must go wherever that service calls you.
DUE to a substantial increase in the number of service and MOT bookings taken at the group's Washington-based call centre for the company's Ford, Kia, SEAT and Mazda dealerships across the region, the team has welcomed on board two new service call centre co-ordinators.
She will lead all branch operations for the Eau Claire, St Croix Valley and Minnesota regions, oversee the member service call center as well as consumer deposit services.
April 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Kaiser Permanente has announced the promotion of Trenita Ward to vice president, California Member Service Call Centers.
To every emergency service call, we send a fire engine, which has one paramedic, and a rescue ambulance, which has two paramedics in it,'' said Markss.
At this point the meter has not been installed, and another service call will be required to turn on the gas after the gas piping has been completed.
The question remaining is whether GE will have to make new offers to consumers who took advantage of the original rebate offer and bought new appliances or chose to keep their old dishwasher and pay for a service call out of their own pocket.
Trouble with boilers, absorption machines, central air conditioning systems, and heating plants can detect trouble early or and possibly corrected by the building staff, avoiding a costly service call.
Assume that, instead of the service technician making one trip to a customer's location on a service call, the technician makes two trips.
mpengo Service Call joins the suite of apps which take paper and pencil work in the field into the information age, allowing the mobile professional to do work immediately and on-site.
IT service professionals can use the tool to manage multiple service calls, allocate the best resources for a service call based on a technician's availability and skills, schedule and dispatch a field visit, capture accurate time and billing, as well as generate comprehensive statements of work.
True Blue Pools customers may not know it, but the price of a service call just went up.