Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR) Field Service Engineer

£25000 - £45000 per annum
30 Nov 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
A leading manufacturer of superconducting magnets and helium-free cryogenic systems are recruiting for a NMR Field Service Engineer to provide hands-on technical expertise in all aspects of installation, commissioning, customer training, maintenance, fault-finding and technical support for Varian, Agilent, Bruker and JEOL spectrometers.

Main Responsibilities:

*Responsible for the on-site installation, testing and trouble-shooting of NMR spectrometer systems. System installation requires the physical setting up of the spectrometer, room temperature shims, pneumatic air system, gradient coils and sample robot (where necessary), warm and cryogenically cooled probes, peripheral electronics and software. All installations are calibrated and tested upon completion to ensure they meet agreed specifications.
*Responsible for complete NMR spectrometer installations, upgrades and trouble-shooting of performance related issues.
*Able to install warm and cryogenically cooled NMR probes, and trouble-shooting of performance-related issues.
*Fault-finding within the NMR system hardware, software, peripheral subsystems and electronics.
*Understand and resolve environmentally induced spectrometer performance issues; including vibration, electromagnetic fields, radio frequency etc and how they manifest on NMR data.
*Provide site planning support to potential and existing customers to ensure new installations and upgrades proceed without issue.
*Provide system technical support via telephone and video conferencing platforms.
*Communicate and work closely with UK and USA service support centers.
Personal attributes
*Able to work to defined timescales and targets.
*Able to confidently and professionally communicate with industry and academic professionals, alike.
*Excellent customer focus with the ability to reliably respond to enquiries.
*Pro-active, with a can-do approach.
*A team player, but also comfortable working autonomously.
*Excellent problem diagnosis and solving skills.
*Willing to travel worldwide.

You will be required to have an Honours Degree in Electrical Engineering, Electronics or a related discipline, a proven track record in the installation and testing of liquids and solids NMR spectrometers and have a full & clean driver's license.

Salary & Benefits
You will be offered an excellent benefits package, on top of a competitive starting salary of £25,000 -£45,000 dependant on experience. You will be required to work 40 hours per week and the company operate an early 1.00pm finish on Fridays

Benefits include:
*25 days holiday + 8 stats
*Free Parking
*Yearly bonus based on delivery paid x2 per year
*Opportunity to owe or increase annual leave up to 1 week either side

Please contact me for more details or apply online.

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