Senior Installation Service Engineer

Recruiter
Forces Recruitment Solutions Group Ltd
Location
Warrington, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
19 Oct 2019
Closes
02 Nov 2019
Ref
1300738087
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our client is an innovative technology business focused on delivering a state-of-the-art radiotherapy system which is likely to play a crucial role in the affordable treatment of cancer. A Senior Installation Engineer will be responsible for the guidance and support of junior engineers as well as the assembly/install, testing and maintenance of this system to customers in the UK and overseas. Candidates need an HNC in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent plus a minimum 12 years' experience working as a service or installation technician. A strong team player with a proactive and solid "can-do" attitude is just as important as the essential hard skills listed.

Applications from suitably experienced ex-military personnel (British Army, Royal Air Force, Royal Navy or Royal Marines) are strongly encouraged to apply.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Provide guidance and support to junior engineers
  • Assemble, test, and install system components at test site and customer site
  • Work with 3rd party suppliers and customers to achieve safe and cost-effective methods of installing the systems and associated equipment within tight constraints
  • Establish maintenance and service procedures to ensure that the target of clinical uptime can be achieved
  • To assist with the development of the system based on the installation/service requirements
  • Collaborate on the design of the mechanical interfacing between the system and facility
  • Create and update installation procedures

Person Specification:
  • Ambitious to develop and work as part of a diverse team
  • Able to work overtime as necessary to achieve business goal/target
  • Able to work shifts as necessary
  • Willingness to travel in the UK and overseas
  • Willingness to work flexible hours as required to ensure the company meets its targets
  • Soft skills to include 'team player', ability to work independently, discretion, confidentiality, people management and communication, flexibility, performing under pressure.

Essential
  • Must have a Minimum of an HNC or equivalent in mechanical engineering
  • Minimum 12 years' experience working as service technician/engineer or installation technician/engineer in complex systems such as particle accelerator, radiation oncology systems, surgical systems, complex industrial automation systems, or aerospace/defense systems

Desirable
  • Specific experience in a class 2 medical device environment a plus
  • Minimum of 10 years' experience gained with Radiotherapy or Proton Therapy devices a plus
  • Must have experience of working on large scale complex medical installations a plus

This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/88339153

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