An exciting position has become available in the Fixed Gas Detection division, of a well-established Health & Safety distribution company. The role, Field Installation Engineer, will involve the installation of Gas Detection Systems and all associated cabling and accessories as required.
The position will join into an expanding team to help continue the growth of this area of the business. The role also comprises of regular maintenance/service/calibration visits as part of the on-going service offering to our customers.
This role is ideal for anyone with a background in a field service team especially someone with a strong background in electrical installation and strong technical knowledge of electronic devices (fire alarm systems, security or similar).
The Role will report to the FGD Business Development Manager and will involve the following:
The installation and occasional servicing of Fixed Gas Detection Systems of varying sizes
Supports the success of the Fixed Gas detection team to meet the Company goals and Targets
Establish productive, professional relationships with key personnel in assigned customer accounts
Uses initiative to identify additional opportunities with companies who are having FGD systems installed
Working closely with other members of the Fixed Gas detection team
Liaises effectively with all departments within the business to ensure customer requirements are met
Contributes to the team performance by sharing and implementing Best Practise IdeasTHE PERSON
This is a hands-on role and the person appointed should have:
Experience of working within a field engineer team is an advantage. However, a 'can do' attitude and good cultural fit is more critical than experience.
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Excellent organisation and prioritisation skills
Have the ability to problem solve and finding solutions
Previous experience of installing electronic systems
Possess strong influencing skills
Be able to understand floorplans and schematics
Ability to work under pressure
Possess a proactive yet flexible approach to work
High levels of attention to detail
Has high initiative
Ability to multitaskThis is a full-time position and working hours are Monday to Thursday 8:30am to 5:00pm and Friday 8:30am to 4:00pm. Please be aware that as this is a field based role it will require a lot of travelling and nights spent away from home