Field Service Engineer

Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
£30000 - £33000/annum + Car + Phone + benefits
18 Oct 2016
16 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Job Title: Field Service Engineer
Location: Flexible (Preferably East Midlands/East Anglia or Yorkshire Region, but open to conversations for the right candidate)
Salary: £30k basic - £33k basic + Company Car + Mobile Phone = Laptop + Excellent Company Benefits

My client are manufacturers of Hydraulic Power Transmission, Linear Motion and Electric Drive Components and Systems. With a Global revenue of £65bn Euro, employ 30,000 worldwide and have a UK turnover £150m per annum.

Supporting their established drive and control business, they require a Field Service Engineer to support the servicing and commissioning of our systems and components out in the field, in a variety of applications.

The position will involve fault diagnosis, planned maintenance activities, warranty investigations and the installation and commissioning of hydraulic drives and control systems, both Hydraulic and Electrical.

The successful applicant should have the ability to approach and solve technical problems logically and must therefore have a sound understanding of the principles of hydraulic and electrical control systems with the ability to read hydraulic and electrical circuit diagrams. Extensive training in the range of company products will be given. When not involved in service visits, the successful applicant will be required to assist in their repair workshop or test facilities.

Qualified to HNC or equivalent, applicants should have served a recognised engineering apprenticeship and have at least 4 years experience within the appropriate engineering industries. Excellent communication skills are required as there will be regular contact with both external customers and internal associates. Candidates should also be proficient in the use of Microsoft Office applications such as Word and Excel