Field Service Engineer (Factory Automation)

Recruiter
Ambrose Recruitment
Location
Reading
Posted
13 Jun 2018
Closes
14 Jul 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Field Service Engineer (Factory Automation)

£30,000 - £35,000 per annum + Company Car + Paid Overtime + Benefits

Area of Coverage - Reading / Slough / Basingstoke / Winchester / Swindon

Permanent Position

Field Service Engineer required for exciting opportunity with global design and manufacturer of machinery for the food industry including check weighers, multi head weighers, x ray and inspection and packaging equipment.

Working from home you will be predominantly be supporting customers across the South , we are looking for an engineer who is based near Reading, this could include Slough, Bracknell, Farnborough, Basingstoke, High Wycombe, Windsor or Newbury etc.

Joining the UK service team you will be visiting customer sites for major food manufacturers to service, repair and commission a range of food related machinery including check weighers, multi head weighers, x ray and inspection and packaging equipment.

This is a days role, working for a leading global business you will be part of a successful service engineering team, you will have excellent and ongoing training and the culture of the business is superb with very high staff retention.

Having worked with the business for over 10 years we have fantastic feedback from the candidates we have placed with them, everybody is empowered and treated as adults and with respect. The Service team leaders have both been service engineers and with the business for over 15 years and are extremely supportive.

There is an internal technical support team to assist you as well as product specialists.

This role will suit either an experienced service engineer or a multi skilled maintenance engineer, maintenance technician, equipment engineer who is looking for a days role in service.

As a field service engineer working on check weighers, multi head weighers, x ray and inspection and packaging equipment you will be involved with planned maintenance, fault finding and commissioning work on customer sites.

- To install and commission production lines.
- To site manage all such production lines.
- To effectively carry out breakdown and planned preventative maintenance site visits.
- To complete site visit reports within the stated time frame.
- To resolve all outstanding issues through communication and dedication.
- To produce and work with necessary action plans to complete the job.
- To take control of trials and demonstrations.
- To learn and work with new products.
- To attend exhibitions as and when required.

We are looking for a Service Engineer or Maintenance Engineer who is:

- Time served apprenticeship background.
- Electrically biased/qualified (ONC, HNC,HND), NVQ – City & Guilds.
- Min 4 years experience ideally with food packaging environment
- Valid driving licence
- Experience working on packaging related food machinery or check weighers, multi head weighers, x ray and inspection and packaging equipment

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