Field Service Engineer (Pharma)

Rise Technical Recruitment Ltd
Yeovil, UK
24 Jul 2019
31 Jul 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Field Service Engineer (Pharma) Yeovil, Somerset £35,000 to £45,000 + Vehicle (with personal use allowed) + Laptop + Phone + Company Credit Card & Expenses + Company Fuel Card + Government Statutory Pension + 28 Days Holiday & Bank Holidays

Are you a maintenance engineer with experience in the pharmaceutical industry?

Do you want to join an established growing business that are offering a varied and interesting position with a great benefits package?

This company have been established for almost 20 years and work alongside some of the world's leading manufacturers of processing and packaging machinery in the pharmaceutical, nutraceutical, food and similar industries. Through continued and steady expansion, they are now looking to add a Customer Facing Service Engineer to lead their team in the field. This company put a large emphasis on training and development and manufacturers training will be given with suppliers in both Italy and Germany.

In this role you will provide service engineering, maintenance, customer and training support for customers who operate machines and equipment provided by the company across the UK. You will be the face of the business as you deal with different clients on site on a day to day basis. At times there will be nationwide travel across the UK, with all costs and expenses covered. Some overnight staying away may be required.

The ideal candidate will be a multi skilled maintenance engineer or service engineer with both mechanical and electrical skills. Experience within the pharmaceutical industry is a necessity.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a growing business in a varied and interesting position where you can increase your earnings through ample overtime opportunities.

The Role: *Plan, manage and carry out service engineering, maintenance support, breakdown support and spares support business for existing customers *Establish and maintain a routine programme of customer support / service engineer visits to current customers to service and maintain installed equipment *Establish customer support point of contact with all customers and develop good working customer support relationships, becoming the default point of contact for service support, customer's equipment operating problems, machinery breakdowns and customer support requests *Develop and maintain innovative customer support records for current customers to provide them with a coherent service record for existing machines *Establish and agree with the scope of spares packages for routine servicing and scale of spares and tools required to enable a level of in-the-field independence of operation and problem solving *Develop and maintain strong technical working relationships with the equipment manufacturers *Provide service engineering reports on completion of each visit *Covering a UK patch with some overnight staying away required, all expenses and costs covered. You may have to stay away up to 10 nights a month

The Person: *Experience as a Service Engineer or in maintenance engineering positions *Electrical and mechanical skills. Multi skilled engineers or mechanically biased engineers with electrical skills all considered *Experience within the pharma industry *Customer facing and happy to deal with clients on a day to day basis being the face of the business *Full UK driving license and happy to travel and stay away from home at times *Live a commutable distance from Yeovil, Somerset. Ideally within an hour. Martock, South Petherton, Ilminster, Chard, Cricket St Thomas, Crewkerne, Misterton, West Coker, Beaminster, Evershot, Maiden Newton, Cerne Abbas, Minterne Magna, Sherborne, Stalbridge, Sturminster Newton, Templecombe, Wincanton, Bruton, Sparkford, Somerton, Langport, Fivehead, Taunton, Trull, Yarcombe, Glastonbury, Bridgwater, Wellington,

Reference Number: RTR82602Z

To apply for this role or for to be considered for further roles, please click "Apply Now" or contact Frankie Pankhurst at Rise Technical Recruitment.

This vacancy is being advertised by Rise Technical Recruitment Ltd. The services of Rise Technical Recruitment Ltd are that of an Employment Agency.

Rise Technical Recruitment Ltd regrets to inform that our client can only accept applications from engineering candidates who have a valid legal permit or right to work in the United Kingdom. Potential candidates who do not have this right or permit, or are pending an application to obtain this right or permit should not apply as your details will not be processed.

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