Field Service Engineer

  • Job Reference: 1131
  • Date Posted: 14 November 2017
  • Recruiter: Supply Chain People Ltd
  • Location: Leicester, Leicestershire, England
  • Salary: £28,000 to £30,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: £28k - 30k per year + benefits
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Are you looking for a busy international Field Service role, where you contribute high levels of service to customers and you are an integral part of the business and its development? This is an opportunity to join an established and growing business to provide valuable service and calibration engineering skills to support its sales functions.

My client operates a sales and after sales service function throughout the UK and mainland Europe for a range of “high end” battery test, development, research and production equipment targeted at the industrial and consumer battery manufacturing, research and OEM markets.

Customers include research academies, technical universities, automotive manufactures, Formula 1 race teams, battery and cell production companies, UPS & data centre customers.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a small but growing company with a solid track record for success and growth. As the company continues to grow in a very niche and specialist market, they are looking to expand their existing service offering with a new service engineer. For the right candidate options also exist to grow further with the business and be part of its future.

Suitable candidates will ideally have gained experience working in a customer service facing role providing a high quality level of on-site service. Applications are encouraged from service engineers coming from a wide range of capital equipment sectors, including medical and laboratory test devices, pharmaceutical, and semiconductor, ex-forces, office equipment and ATM.

The Role:

It will be your responsibility to carry out the routine service, maintenance and calibration of systems including troubleshooting on customer equipment both in the UK and Europe. The role will involve some fault finding to module level, installation and support of software updates and system calibration.

You will have field service experience together with good electrical/electronic skills. Experience of working with high and low power DC and AC power systems is preferred. The ability to work to schedules both as part of a team and alone is necessary as is excellent communication skills. A keen “can-do” attitude and a will to succeed are important.

 

Salary & Package:

Circa £30,000 depending on experience, skill level and qualifications. Mileage allowance for use of own car. Provision of company laptop, mobile phone, fully expensed travel, medical cover, airline VIP lounge pass, company credit-card and 29 days’ annual holiday including public holidays.