Service Engineer - International

Recruiter
Perpetual Engineering Partnerships Ltd
Location
Oldham
Salary
£301 - £38000 per annum
Posted
30 Sep 2017
Closes
31 Oct 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
International Field Service Engineer
Oldham Area
£30,000 to £38,000 + Package
Days - Monday - Friday

Perpetual Partnerships are working with a global business who are in the process of growing the UK arm of their business. The business who have been in the UK market for a number of years have seen a recent drive for their products throughout Europe and the UK and as a result, they have a requirement for an Field Service Engineer to join their business. Most of the work will be focused on Switchgear and associated equipment supplying in to a number of industries including rail, power and utilities. If you are a skilled Field Service Engineer who is looking for you next move, please read below for more information.

The Person
First and foremost you will be a time served electrical engineer and ideally have gone on to achieve a HNC within electrical engineering. You will have experience of working within either a MV or HV environment - working as a maintenance or service engineer within a factory setting would work also work. You will be customer focused and understand how to engage with customers in an effective and personable manner meaning that they are comfortable with the solutions you provide during the breakdown of equipment.

The Role
This will be a mixture of both routine maintenance and dealing with breakdowns. In essence this role will be a site based role with a twist of service work -the expectation being that if a piece of kit fails in the field you are flexible to attend a customer site, retrieve and service the equipment before testing and returning to operation within the quickest possible time frame. Working with switchgear means that you will be dealing with complex medium and high voltage problems and sometimes working under tight time constraints. It is expected that this will be an autonomous position with you having the opportunity to build your day around priority tasks. You should also expect strong technical support from a European team of product specialists as and when needed.

In Return
In return you should expect a competitive basic salary, the opportunity to earn overtime and a strong package including a company pension and added benefits scheme. This is a day's based position so you will have your weekends free, the company also offer flexible working hours to support the work/life balance.

If you are looking for the opportunity to become part of a global company where you have the opportunity to carve out your own career path, then this could be the right role for you!

We also offer a REFER A FRIEND SCHEME where you can earn up to £1000 in vouchers.

If you would like to discuss this role further please don't hesitate to contact Skai Townsend on 01606 818154.

Alternative Job Titles: Electrical Engineer, Service Engineer, Multiskilled Engineer.


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