Commissioning Engineer

Recruiter
Russell James Recruitment
Location
Redhill, Surrey
Salary
£36000 - £42000/annum Plus overtime and benefits
Posted
09 Jul 2017
Closes
08 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Commissioning Engineer

The client:
High value security equipment

The Role:

Installation, service and support of screening products. Primarily state-of-the-art Detection Systems.

Key Responsibilities:

+ Integration into Material Handling Systems via programming and configuring PLCs.
+ Commission equipment.
+ Provide service support covering PLC, Server and Workstation issues.
+ Assist Installation and service support at customer’s premises throughout the UK and overseas.
+ Carry out corrective maintenance on-site at our customers’ premises throughout the UK and overseas.
+ Assist the IT Specialists with Server installation and configuration.
+ Provide remote technical support to customers.
+ Engage with all internal departments, and externally with our customers and / or Distributors on service related matters.
+ Provide regular reports on service activity.
+ Feedback to Engineering, Product Line Management and QA as part of our continuous improvement programme.
+ Any other departmental ad-hoc duties when required.

Key experience:

+ A strong communicator with excellent written and oral communication skills. Able to articulate both the Product and Process to any Customer or Programme Stakeholder.
+ Must have experience programming and integrating PLC systems (Profibus, Profinet etc)
+ Experience with RsLogix and Allen Bradley products an advantage.
+ Experience with Linux an advantage.
+ Have the ability to process complex systems and logically work through problems.
+ Must have experience in a field service engineer role.
+ Flexible during times of change and reacts to project adjustments promptly and efficiently
+ Willingness to travel extensively overseas at short notice and stay for extended periods (up to one month) as and when required.
+ Must be self-motivated and work well under pressure.
+ Strong aptitude to learn.
+ Ability to obtain airport security passes essential (some require a Criminal Record check)
+ A recognised qualification in an IT or Engineering discipline.
+ A recognised qualification in a programming discipline
+ Knowledge of mechanical, electrical, hydraulic, electronic equipment or complex multi-disciplined equipment or systems. Or knowledge of HV Systems i.e. Radar or Medical

Salary
Up to £42,000 plus overtime