Service Engineer - Machine Tools

Piper Recruitment
11 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Piper Recruitment has a requirement for a CNC Machine Tool Service Engineer based in the Cambridge, Peterborough, Bury St Edmunds area which will give you excellent access to territory the successful CNC Machine Tool Service Engineer will cover.

Purpose of the role CNC Machine Tool Service Engineer: To provide support on site to customers and keep their machines running in a timely and efficient manner. This will include commissioning, servicing, fault finding and repairs. The work will involve working at customer’s premises.

Our client is a very well respected leader in the Machine Tool market and this role has arisen from growth within their business.

Salary: £35000 depending on experience. Working up to 50 hours per week (£46.00 per overnight allowance)

Key Skills required of the CNC Machine Tool Service Engineer:

  • Commissioning of machines.
  • Carrying out routine service work, overhauling and replacing parts according to service schedules.
  • Calibrate machines to keep them within the manufacture’s tolerances.
  • Fault finding and fixing faults, this may include ordering replacement parts.
  • Writing detailed reports (nature of fault, parts replaced, worked carried out, time travelling and on site etc).
  • Fitting ancillary equipment (DRO’s, power drawbars, etc)
  • Fitting ProtoTRAK systems on new or used machines
  • Keeping the service manager informed on progress
  • Responding immediately to requests to visit customers in the field
  • Any other duties that may be required within your capabilities
  • Attend training courses as and when required.

Key Skills required of the CNC Machine Tool Service Engineer:

  • Knowledge of mechanical engineering principles including bearings, pulleys, motors, gears, lubrication etc.
  • Experience of Siemens Controls would be beneficial but is not essential.
  • Basic electrical knowledge to include measuring voltage, current and reading an electrical diagram.

CNC Machines, Machine Tools, Lathes, Milling Machines, Turning Machines, Mechanical Service

Engineer, Electrical Service Engineer

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