Field Technician

Andy File Associates
From £19,000 to £21,000 per annum Salary dep. on experience + Off site
02 Dec 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Andy File Associates Limited are working as a Recruitment Agency on behalf of our client with regards this permanent position.

Our client is looking for a Field Maintenance Technician to join their existing team of technicians and engineers in order to service their growing network. This challenging role will require experience and a good understanding of mechanical equipment and electrical installations in industrial applications.

You will be responsible for carrying out preventive maintenance tasks as well as providing rapid response assistance with any system malfunctions in order to minimise station down time.

The ideal candidate will be expected to demonstrate a very good understanding of safe working practices and familiarity with HSSE regulations and requirements whilst working at industrial sites.
The job holder will be required to obtain a safety passport as part of the extensive training provided by our client.

You will be comfortable travelling to sites within the UK and abroad.

Essential Experience and Qualifications:

• Experience as a field services technician or similar role
• Mechanical / Electrical qualification
• 16th/17th edition or similar electrical training
• Experience of performing preventive maintenance and equipment diagnosis and repairs in the process industries
• Health and Safety conscious
• Full, clean, UK driving license

The following experience would be highly advantageous:

Use of technical documentation such as P&IDs, electrical diagrams, control logic flow diagrams, equipment datasheets, etc. to support fault diagnosis.
Experience working with PLC control systems, hydraulic, pneumatic, and high pressure gas systems
Work experience in the compressed gases sector
Experience related to the maintenance and repair of ATEX equipment

Excellent training provided together with –
Competitive salary + Day Rate when working away.
Pension payable of 5% contributory after 3 months.
25 days holiday plus stats.

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