Electrical & Automation Service Engineer

Automation Experts Limited
£35k per year + Car, Off Shore Allowances
16 Oct 2016
14 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Excellent Marine Electrical and Electronics Service and Repair Company urgently require a new Service Engineer to join their growing team of experts. Renowned world-wide for exemplary customer service and technical knowledge this company is leading the way for offshore repairs and maintenance.

With partnerships and certification from leading Automation and Systems Manufacturers, our client can offer progressive training and development. This position would be ideal for an Electro Technical Officer looking for a step up in career.

Main Duties:

* Fault finding and rectification of Marine electrical, electronic and automation systems
* Service and Maintain shipboard power generation, distribution and instrumentation systems
* Travelling offshore and world-wide for short periods with some workshop based work

The ideal candidate will be qualified in Marine Engineering to at least HNC standard and possess experience in the field.

Experience Required:

* Good working knowledge of Electrical and Electronic Engineering
* Experience with PLCs, ideally repairs down to component level - e.g. Siemens, Allen Bradley
* Flexibility with travel and nights away from home
* Knowledge of High Voltage (HV) & Low Voltage (LV) Systems

Now is a great time to join this market leading business as they continue to grow. Not only do they offer an excellent starting Salary of £35k+ Overseas allowances and a company car with an average annual earning potential of £70k! This role would suit a current Electro Technical Officer who is seeking to further develop and progress within the Marine Automation Sector.

For this position you can be based from home however, up to 20% of the role is workshop based in the North East, so staying away from home for this period would be required for Engineers who do not live locally. The workshop is commutable within an hour from Middlesbrough, Hartlepool, Durham, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Sunderland and surrounding areas.

For further information call Lei Hopwood on [Phone number removed] or [Phone number removed] Alternatively, email a copy of your current CV to [Email address removed] quoting the above reference number.

Looking for a job involved with maintenance, service or design for automated machinery, control systems, process control solutions or systems integration projects? Register your details on our website where you will find a full list of live positions where a customised automated search process allows immediate access to new vacancies as they are registered. Free, confidential service.

All respondents to this position must be eligible to live and work in the UK - Automation Experts are unable to assist with the award of Visas or UK Work Permits.

As a registered engineer, you are automatically a member of our 'Referral Scheme' thereby receiving up to £500.00 (tax free) for Engineers that you recommend to us that we place in permanent employment.

Automation Experts offer recruitment services on a contract and permanent basis;

We support many of the leading companies throughout the UK.