Installation Engineer

Staffline Express
05 Jul 2018
13 Aug 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

My Client is a global leader in the design and manufacture of conveying and seasoning systems for the food industry. They have over 40 years of experience, the best engineers in the industry and combine innovation and specialist knowledge to ensure that they provide the cleanest, safest, most reliable systems delivering high accuracy, gentle product handling with flexibility and control. They export their equipment all over the world.

My Client has a fantastic opportunity for an Installation Engineer to join their world class team. The successful candidate will support factory pre-build of equipment, provide installation supervision of equipment, carry out service, snagging and maintenance work on equipment.

This will involve the following tasks:

- Working on site at worldwide destinations in line with the company's Travel Policy

- Working at the company's UK assembly facility to ensure efficient system pre-build and preparation for site installation

- To supervise and coordinate mechanical installation teams and ensure equipment is installed correctly, to drawing and specification. This will involve hands-on assembly and welding at times.

- To oversee electrical installation teams

- Trouble shooting problems with newly installed lines/equipment, solving snagging issues

- Learning and implementing standard HMI use for system control

- Working to tight deadlines demonstrating an ability to work under pressure

- Sharing information with customers and Project Engineers. Completing reports covering completed work, details of problems identified and solutions

- Following completion of installation, working with Project Engineers and Commissioning Engineers to complete Factory Acceptance Tests (FAT) and customer acceptance tests through to production support

- To work closely with Project Managers and Project Engineers to meet and deliver client requirements

- Carry out all duties and work in accordance with the company's quality systems and procedures

Person Specification

- Able to organise own workload and coordinate with project schedules

- Good problem solving skills

- Ability to carry out practical tasks involving fabrication, welding, machine adjustment

- Good, solid electro-mechanical engineering background

- Excellent IT skills including use of Microsoft Office Packages

- Understanding of logical processes and ability to learn automation control software

- Able to represent our company and demonstrate good tactful communication skills.

- Prepared to travel extensively

- Familiar with lifting methods, equipment and good practice

- A working understanding of safety standards for manufacturing and installation sites


As this role will involve work on customer's sites (food factories), construction sites and within engineering manufacturing environments certain qualifications will be required. Candidates already holding these qualifications, or similar qualifications, are likely to have the relevant experience for this role.

- Construction industry qualifications: CSCS card and SSSTS qualification

- Safety Passport (SPA or similar)

- Food hygiene certificate (as a module of SPA, or similar)

- Licenses for Fork Lift Truck and MEWP

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