Junior Field Service Engineer / Technician

Wallace Hind Selection
18 Mar 2017
17 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Junior Field Service Engineer required by a leading manufacturer of Packaging Machinery for the food and non-food industries.

SALARY: Up to c£28,000

BENEFITS: Company Car, 25 Days leave, Pension


COMMUTABLE LOCATIONS: Manchester, Sheffield, Hull, Wakefield, Bradford, Huddersfield, Warrington


* As a junior Field Service Engineer / Technician you will be based in the Leeds factory and receive full comprehensive training on a wide range of packaging machinery, including; Wrapping, Form Fill & Seal and Multi Head weighing Machinery.
* Working with skilled Engineers and Technicians you will be trained in fault finding and repair of all of the above machinery, with a view to getting your skill level to the point where you can join the Field Service team, who cover the whole of the UK and Ireland, with occasional overseas trips.
* Training will take place in-house and at the manufacturing facility in Italy and your ability to absorb knowledge will determine the timeframe for the transition to becoming a fully trained Field Service Engineer.
* The main industries that are supplied are Dairy, Bakery and non-food, wet wipes.

REQUIREMENTS - Junior Field Service Engineer / Technician

Ideally with experience of the food sector, you will be a time served / qualified – (C&G / HNC) Electrically, Electronic or Electro-Mechanically biased engineer, with hands on experience and you could have come from, Service, Maintenance, Technical Support, Test & Repair or Installations environments.

PROSPECTS: Progression to a fully trained Field Service Engineer


The UK Sales and Service office was set up in 1987, initially supplying the dairy sector. Since then it has grown to an £8m turnover business, employing 22 people, including 8 Field Service Engineers.
They have a spares department which holds over £400k worth of stock, enabling Engineers to respond to urgent call outs and planned service calls effectively.

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: Maintenance, Service, Installations, commissioning.

INTERESTED? Please apply to our retained consultant Tony Moroney quoting Junior Field Service Engineer / Technician, reference TM1702-45 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 refer exactly to where the role is based.