Senior Field Service Engineer (Office based)

Recruiter
Planet Forward Ltd
Location
Loudwater, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
02 Jun 2019
Closes
27 Jun 2019
Ref
1167999663
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our client, a well-respected maritime electronics company, are looking for a Senior Field Service Engineer to join their office in High Wycombe (where they will based). The company are a leader in their field and working on brand new projects for the military and civilian market. They offer career progression, a good home and work life balance (including flexible working) and interesting work. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone with a field service background who is looking to reduce the amount of travel they have been doing and be predominately office based.

The Senior Field Service Engineer will be responsible for:

* Leading and executing equipment activities, including; pre-installation surveys, equipment installations & removals and defect rectification work.

* Oversight and management of equipment fitting activities including close liaison/conflict management with staff and externally contracted companies.

* Conduct of System setting to work

* Presentation of equipment for Installation inspections, Harbour Acceptance, and Sea Acceptance trials

* Planning and [All] execution of sea going and land based trials

* Carrying out an Annual Maintenance/Health check

* Producing engineering reports

* Carry out attachment to overseas location for support to deployed MCMV on a four week rotation.

* Carry out attachment on-board Royal Fleet Auxiliary ships in support of MCMV operations for up to 4 weeks.

* The Field Service Engineer team lead and equipment project manager for their assigned engineering task.

* This role does not entail any direct supervision responsibilities. However, on occasions this role may include

* Mentor, motivate and encourage junior members of the team, to allow their competency level to improve.

* Required to take responsibility as team lead for installation of the Business' products.

This role is a permanent position and based in High Wycombe. On offer, is a competitive salary and benefits package.

Senior Field Service Engineer Requirements:

* Knowledge of Systems Engineering best practices and common pitfalls.

* Knowledge of the Systems Engineering lifecycles.

* Knowledge of Systems Engineering methodologies, processes and tools

* Appreciation of electrical, electronic and mechanical engineering.

* The role will require some manual handling/lifting, working at height and work in hot/cold conditions.

* Willing to work overtime/unsociable hours if required, and to travel (fly and/or drive) to Customer sites in the UK and overseas as required.

* Capable of producing good comprehensive technical reports using MS Word and MS Excel

* Able to apply design changes to electrical/electronic systems, following design change processes.

* Able to diagnose and correct electrical and electronic faults.

* Ability to work alongside customers and communicate back to the project.

* Must be able to work as a member of a multidiscipline engineering team.

* Must be able to work as a member of a multidiscipline engineering team.

* Self-motivated with the ability to define and achieve goals.

* Team player with the flexibility to cross boundaries if required.

* Good communications skills (verbal and written). Ability to write clear concise reports and modification proposals.

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