Field Service Technician

Recruiter
Compass Point Recruitment
Location
Newmarket
Salary
£33000 - £34000/annum
Posted
14 Jul 2017
Closes
13 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Field Service Technician
Newmarket
Salary: £34,000
Including Van, Mobile phone and Laptop

Our Newmarket based client is looking for a Field Service Technician to support the company's service department. This would suit somebody with the desire to travel as you will be covering the UK, Europe, Africa and India. The role can take you away from home approximately 30-40% of the time but should be no longer than 7 days at a time however it can be sometimes with little notice. The client is looking for someone with a strong background in Electronics with a basic understanding of the mechanical engineering of production equipment. Experience with food production equipment will be very useful and you will be expected to work within a formal quality systems and Health and Safety processes.

Responsibilities
•Servicing and maintaining Manufacturing equipment within the food industry on site with clients
•Alignment of newly built instruments
•Repair and fault find
•Work within Health and safety processes
•Maintain

Qualifications and Experience
•Extensive knowledge of electronics is essential.
•Previous experience of working in service/support of food manufacturing equipment.
•Excellent customer facing skills.
•Excellent technical communication skills both written and oral.
•The ability to work alone and on own initiative.
•Ability and willingness to travel abroad at short notice.
•Own transport and a clean driving licence.

Whilst the job is located in Newmarket, the successful candidate will be expected to spend up to 30 - 40% of their time at customer locations around the world.

If you think you have the right skills for this role please apply directly