Service Engineer

Recruiter
Candidate Source
Location
Manchester
Salary
£30000 - £35000/annum
Posted
07 Jul 2017
Closes
06 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
A highly prestigious global packaging company, going through a fantastic period of growth which is creating some amazing opportunities for the future is seeking a Packaging Machinery Service Engineer to join its expanding team. If you are looking to step up from a site based role, or even a graduate keen to develop your skills there are not many more rewarding roles out there. This is a field based role predominantly in the UK & Ireland. Initial training will involve traveling to the HQ in Italy and within Europe. From time to time when you are not attending a customer`s site, you will be required to visit our UK offices in Manchester or our HQ in Italy.

The 730 people in the company, have installed over 6,000 primary, secondary systems around the world and their global customer base are supported by their network of subsidiary branches based in strategic locations around the globe, this is a truly outstanding business.

As the Packaging Machinery Service Engineer your duties will include:

- Installation of machinery and plant
- Customer support on-site and by telephone when required
- Maintenance and support visits to new and existing installations
- Creation of site visit reports
- Communication with customers and departments
- Promoting SMI Services and spare parts to customers.

 
To be a successful Packaging Machinery Service Engineer you will have the following skills and experience:

- Mechanically biased (electrical / electronic experience would be advantageous)
- Understanding of automation (PLC´s, HMI´s, reading layouts)
- Previous engineering experience
- Analytical thinking for technical problem solving
- Good communication skills, ability to work in a team
- Self-confident, friendly and professional approach / appearance
- Full UK driving licence
- Willingness to travel and work overtime and weekends when necessary.

 
In return, the Packaging Machinery Service Engineer will receive a salary of £30,000 - £35000 per annum plus overtime, car and expenses. 

The first stage of the application process is to apply online.

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