Service Engineer

Wallace Hind Selection
18 Mar 2017
17 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We are a fast growing UK office of a global business looking to employ an experienced Electrical Field Service Engineer to provide Technical Support, Field Maintenance and Commissioning for capital equipment (inspection / x-ray / checkweigh / metal detection) used by a broad range of food industry customers from a base in Luton.

SALARY: Up to £45,000, OTE; £50,000

BENEFITS: Company Car or Allowance Option + Excellent Holiday – Rising with service + Mobile communications setup including Laptop + Company benefits including Pension, Private Dental, Private Healthcare (for self and family) and Life Assurance (4x salary)


COMMUTABLE LOCATIONS: Oxford, Milton Keynes, London, Slough, Reading, Bedford, Cambridge, St. Albans, Hertford, Chelmsford, Northampton, St. Neots, Rugby, Kettering, Banbury, Guildford, Reading, High Wycombe, Peterborough, Leicester.


* This is a home based Technical Support and Field Service Engineering vacancy. Beyond the UK wide travel, there will be on average two European trips (usually between two and four days) per month.
* 40% of the job will include reactive work - combining technical telephone support with Service Engineer visits.
60% will be scheduled maintenance, installation and commissioning of equipment across the UK and Europe
Reporting to the Sales Manager, you will be a customer facing Technical Support and Service Engineer who will be responsible for presenting and providing training at clients’ sites.



* Be an experienced Electronic Service Engineer with capital equipment experience from the food industry.
* Carry an Electronic Engineer qualification and also be comfortable with basic mechanical engineering principals.
You will be commercially aware and happy to deal with clients – providing training at all levels.


This vacancy sits within a small, entrepreneurial arm of the larger, multi-national business that will develop and grow over time. There may well be opportunities for movement across the group going forwards.

It is highly likely you will have worked in any of the following roles and/or markets, and worked with the following products and/or services,
Service Engineer, Mechanical Engineer, Electrical Engineer, Technical Support Engineer, Field Service Engineer, Field Engineer, Installation Engineer, Commissioning Engineer, Application Engineer, Sales Engineer,
X-Ray, Checkweigh, Metal Detection, Food Industry, Process Machinery, Packaging Machinery, Product Inspection, Materials Handling, Conveying.

INTERESTED? Please apply to our retained consultant Stuart Platt quoting Technical Support Service Engineer reference SP1702-60 to DD: +44 (0) Wallace Hind Selection. The Old Vicarage. Duston. Northants. NN5 6JB. Tel: +44 (0) . Please note that the postcodes used for this vacancy are for searching purposes only, they may not prefer exactly to where the role is based.