Field Service Engineer (Automation - Special Purpose Machinery)

Recruiter
Vector Resourcing
Location
Stockport
Salary
£28000 - £32000 per annum + Car, exps, trav allowance, etc
Posted
12 Jul 2017
Closes
11 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We have a brand new position for a talented Field Service Engineer which a background in maintenance and support of capital equipment / special purpose machinery. This position is home based and will require extensive travel. You will have previous experience in maintenance and support of electro-mechanical machines ideally automation machinery. You will be comfortable supporting Electrical, Mechanical anbd pneumatic components. Ideally you will have basic programming skills and able to work with Fanuc Robots and PLC's

Responsibilities of Field Service Engineer

As a Field Service Engineer you will be part of the support team who are responsible for the following;

* Resolve technical problems and answer customers' queries;
* Educate customers on the operation and maintenance of equipment;
* Recommend the purchase of services or spare parts to customers;
* Perform maintenance, prevention and after-sale service when needed.
* Implement retrofits on our equipment.
* Calibrations of scales.
* Provide technical training on equipment use to the customer and its employees;
* Produce various daily activity reports.

Requirements

College training in instrumentation and automation or in electro mechanics, industrial
maintenance or electrodynamics;
All combination of professional experiences and training would be an asset;
Experience in basic programming is Beneficial
Experience with Fanuc Robots is Beneficial
Ability to work with electrical, mechanical and pneumatic components, and with
PLCs;
Availability to travel mostly UK and Europe
Customer-oriented.
Teamplayer with flexible attitude
Knowledge the English language ( more languages are a extra asset. )
Driver licence

Location: Nationwide (home based) - Head office is in Nottingham
Salary: £28k - £32k + Expenses + Travel Allowance + Car + Phone + Laptop + tools