Electrical Field Service Engineer

Perpetual Engineering
£32000 - £38000/annum
17 Jul 2017
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Electrical Field Service Engineer (Siemens PLC/HMIs)

£32,000 - £38,000 basic + Over-Time + Travel Allowance

Merseyside - Days.



This role will include a lot of international travel to the USA, Australia, and Singapore (approximately 50-70%).

Excellent opportunity to significantly improve on base salary.

Perpetual Partnerships are a North West based recruitment consultancy with a significant track record of supporting the key goals of organisations within the engineering community.

We are currently recruiting for a Service Engineer to work with an international machinery manufacturer. The company is a niche business, and in response to a record year in 2015, are now looking to grow their highly skilled team.

The company is part of a multi-million-pound corporation, however, operate as an SME business in the UK. This means you have the stability of a large business with the variety and interest factor of a smaller enterprise.

The role involves attending customer facilities to perform commissioning, preventative maintenance and breakdowns on a variety of equipment used largely in the pharmaceutical/medical industries. The work is primarily electrical PLC software based but will also involve some mechanical knowledge.

The candidate they require will fit the profile as below: -


Self-motivated individual who enjoys working with customers

Electrically qualified with an appreciation for mechanical

Good knowledge of Siemens PLC/HMI software

Flexible to travel

Happy to train customer on products

Excellent fault-finding skills

Experience of machinery fault-finding

The position suits a flexible individual, customer facing with excellent fault-finding skills. Candidates with experience working with Siemens PLC software on machinery in a service or maintenance role would be suited for this role.

In return, the business not only offers a genuine career in a challenging role but a rewarding opportunity. The salary is competitive and the benefits are excellent. The company has experience giving training and will support you in product knowledge if you have the desire and ability to achieve.

If you are interested in this position please contact James Taylor on (Apply online only) for an informal conversation.

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