Our client is one of the world leading manufacturer of automated packaging machinery for food and pharmaceutical sectors.
Due to their continued success Staffbase have been appointed to recruit for the position of Field Service Engineer.
The successful candidate will be responsible for installation, maintenance and repair activities at client sites throughout the UK.
Reporting to the service manager you will be responsible for machine installation, maintenance and repair of a wide range of automated packaging machinery activities on customer sites.
Duties will include but is not limited to the following;
Installation, maintenance, service and repair of conveyors, horizontal & vertical packaging, filling, sealing & bagging equipment checkweighers and robotic machinery.
Mechanical maintenance activities will involve the removal and replacement on broken and worn component parts
Electrical fault find and repair on motors, servos, 415v and 24v circuits (ability to read electrical schematics/drawings is essential).
PLC programming RS Logix, Step 7 and others
Providing operational training for customers
Produce and maintain accurate site/work visit reportsCandidate:
You will be an experience service engineer ideally with previous experience in working with high speed automated machinery preferably in food or pharmaceutical sectors.
You will have excellent electrical / mechanical engineering skills and ideally you will have good plc skills (preferably RS Logix & Siemens S7).
You will demonstrate good customer service and communication skills and you will be of a friendly disposition.
You will be required to undertake extensive travel throughout the UK.
Hours of Work:
Monday to Friday 37 hours + OT + Door to door pay
Excellent gross earnings £50K - £60K
Company car, phone, laptop
Expenses company credit card
33 days annual leave
Health Insurance Scheme