Field Service Engineer

Recruiter
Hunter Selection Ltd
Location
West Yorkshire
Posted
14 Apr 2018
Closes
17 May 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Title: Field Service Technician
Location: West Yorkshire / surrounding area
Salary: £30,000 - £32,000 basic + Company Van + Benefits

The Company

One of the leading suppliers of Metal Working machinery and associated consumables in the UK. Located in Stafford we are leading industry specialists in the supply, commissioning, service and repair of the very latest machinery technology including CNC & Pressbrakes, Guillotines, bending machines, and sawing machines plasma cutting machines as well as servicing the industry with more conventional machinery.

Due to increased growth and expansion we are now looking to recruit a Field Service Technician, to complement our existing field and workshop based engineer team.
This position is predominantly field based, mainly in the Yorkshire, Humberside, North West and North East areas. Occasional visits to the company location in Stafford will be required.
The post may also involve occasional international travel.

Main Purpose of Job

To service and support business aftersales services for the metal working machinery industry.

Predominantly a field based role this work will include but not be limited to installation, commissioning, service and repair of metal working machinery with both CNC and conventional technology.

The role often requires early/ late working hours for which overtime is payable and a company van is also provided

Main Responsibilities and Duties

*Installation and Commissioning of new and refurbished equipment/projects at customer locations.
*Demonstrate setting up/commissioning/fault finding including the use of & program of CNC and other associated IT technology.
*Repair and maintenance of equipment in breakdown situations to include mechanical, electrical, pneumatic and control system.
*Operator training on machine functionality, operation, maintenance and capabilities.
*Post installation on site servicing and maintenance of customer machines.
*Any other reasonable duty as requested by the Company

Person Specification

*Possess a suitable engineering qualification or recognised apprenticeship in electrical/electro-mechanical discipline.
*Previous experience of working with metal working machinery would be an advantage, but not essential.
*Understanding of electrical, electronic, mechanical and hydraulic drawing & control systems.
*Demonstrate a level of competence with CNC and other technical associated applications.
*Proven high standard of workmanship in all fields.
*The Company's products and image must be promoted at all times through professional and Company-minded behaviour
*Enthusiastic and self-motivated individual with the ability to work alone and under pressure.
*Ability to communicate in all situations and at all levels of an organisation
*Must hold a current driving licence for a car

Package

*£30,000 - £32,000 + Overtime
*Holiday - 20 days + bank holidays
*Van
*Healthcare subject to six months service
*Pension per statutory auto-enrolment requirements.

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