JOB TITLE: Field Service Engineer


Industry : Engineering & Technical Job Location : High Wycombe
Job Reference : 12595 Job Category : Engineering
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 15/09/2016
 
Salary & Benefits : £26500 - £40000 per annum + vehicle, mobile, laptop, pension, holidays
 
Experience Required : See Job Description
 
Education Required : See Job Description



Please note you must be permitted to work in the EC to apply for this job.

Job Summary

Do you get bored working in the same location on a daily basis? How do you fancy the opportunity to work across the UK with the possibility of some paid overnight stays? How about the chance to be trained and developed over a 6 month period? Would you like to get paid from the second you leave your house? Then read on, as this could be the role for you!


Job Description

The Role: Field Service Engineer
The Salary: £26-27K base with average take home of £40K with overtime. Hours start from when you leave your home.
The Location: Based in High Wycombe, covers UK wide.

Do you get bored working in the same location on a daily basis? How do you fancy the opportunity to work across the UK with the possibility of some paid overnight stays? How about the chance to be trained and developed over a 6 month period? Would you like to get paid from the second you leave your house? Then read on, as this could be the role for you!

All overnight stays are fully paid for in a minimum of 3* hotel! Our Client ensures all their Engineers are comfortable with a decent meal and a good night's sleep when away from home. The opportunity to increase your earnings is massive, standard days are 8 hours however you get paid from when you leave your house so overtime pours in! Wait until you see your pay cheques!

The Role
As a Field Service Engineer you will be responsible for servicing and commissioning of industrial size 3 phase machinery. You will be assigned work from your Supervisor via a PDA, most of the commissioning work will be based in your patch with the installation work requiring further travel. A Field Service Engineer for our Client is required to cover UK wide and should therefore be flexible in regards to overnight stays.

The Candidate
The Candidate we want to hear from is keen to be trained and developed within their company, they are self-motivated and a genuinely honest and decent person, is this you?

The successful Candidate will be an electrically bias Engineer, ideally have previous experience working with commercial or industrial 3 phase equipment. This can be in a field or factory setting including, but not limited to, industries such as FMCG, packaging and automotive. Having a knowledge of drives or PLC systems is a bonus but not a necessity.

Being money motivated is a big plus for this role, with the opportunity to increase you wages by up to 50% through overtime!

With the geographical nature of the Clients customers the prefect Field Service Engineer will be happy to travel UK wide, so previous experience in a field based role is warmly welcomed but not a must have.

Key Responsibilities
Working as a Field Service Engineer you will be responsible for:
*Carrying out service work on existing contracts
*Maintaining existing contracts and the development of potential service contracts
*Adhere to Health and Safety Policy
*Installation and commissioning of all types of equipment supplied by the group
*Assist with the installation and development of new products
*Reporting back to the Office with all matters relating to the Installation/Service Department
*Successful upkeep of all equipment provided and put at your disposal

The Package
So, what's the offer I hear you ask? As a Field Service Engineer you will be on a base of £26500 to start with a £500 increase after your initial 6 month training period of complete. With the huge opportunities for overtime available, especially due to being paid from when you leave your house, most Field Service Engineers earn £40K a year. You will be provided with a vehicle, which can be used for personal use, as well as a mobile phone, laptop and pension. Plus, don't forget about the paid for overnight stays, which will be in a minimum of a 3* hotel!

Sound good? Thought so! Click apply now!

Reference: 12595

Bluefire Consulting Ltd is a recruitment agency working on behalf of our client.
Your application will be reviewed by the consultants of Bluefire Consulting Ltd. Please be aware we receive a high volume of applications for every role advertised and regularly receive applications from candidates who exceed the job credentials. We will only contact you within the next 14 days if you are selected for interview.

Bluefire Consulting Ltd pay excellent referral fees so if you know of someone who would be suited to this role please get in touch!


Job Keywords

field, service, engineer, technician, electrical, electric, "3 phase", servicing, commissioning, training, development, maintenance, PLC, drives, travel, installation, install, repair, customer, "high wycombe",



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