JOB TITLE: Field Service Engineer (Worldwide)


Industry : Engineering & Technical Job Location : Manchester
Job Reference : 11675BC Job Category : Engineering
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 02/07/2015
 
Salary & Benefits : £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
 
Experience Required : See Job Description
 
Education Required : See Job Description



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Job Summary

Field Service Engineer (Worldwide) Manchester (Covering the North) £25k-£35k Dependant on experience +Benefits We have a great opportunity for a Field Service Engineer to join a leader in the design, manufacture and support of factory efficiency systems. Installing and maintaining award winning technology, both in the UK and abroad. The candidate will be working within a dynamic and highly skilled team who specialise in the installation/support of advanced weighing and process control systems.


Job Description

Role: Field Service Engineer (Worldwide)
Location: Manchester (Covering the North)
Salary: £25k-£35k Dependant on experience +Benefits

The Opportunity
We have a great opportunity for a Field Service Engineer to join a market leader in the design, manufacture and support of factory packing efficiency systems. Installing and maintaining award winning technology, both in the UK and abroad. The successful candidate will be working within a dynamic and highly skilled team who specialise in the installation and support of advanced weighing and process control systems. Applicants must have relevant engineering skills/qualifications, be flexible to travelling abroad, hold a valid passport and have had their licence for a minimum of 2 years.

The Role
Our client are dedicated to offering the best level of service they can to their clients and want to bring in on a Field Service Engineer with the same values. They will fully train the successful candidate so that they are fully competent and confident in using the equipment. Although home based, the candidate will be spending time across the North of the UK and abroad. We are looking for a flexible candidate who is open to travelling away either alone or as part of a team of 2-5, to destinations like; South America, South Africa and USA, on a regular basis.
Day to day tasks;
*Working with the project management team on the installation of bespoke systems.
*Providing technical telephone support when office based.
*Maintaining and servicing of the company's existing installed systems.
*Technical problem solving and fault finding within the existing client base.
*Assessing new equipment requirements where required.

The Candidate
We are looking for an electrical/mechanical professional who has strong commercial experience and has worked in range of factory or industrial premises. You must have excellent customer service skills as the role is customer facing and ideally have worked in a field role before although if you have come from another background but have the technical and customer facing skills we are looking for you will be considered.
*Must have a strong commercial mechanical/electrical background.
*Have excellent customer service skills and be comfortable customer facing.
*Be comfortable and skilled within the IT environment.
*Is able to work independently or part of a team.
*Must hold a valid passport.
*Have had a UK driving licence for a minimum of 2 years.
*Weighing, PLC and/or material handling experience would be desirable but not essential.

The Company
Working with award winning technology are client are at a time of rapid growth, looking to expand the team whilst also keeping up the same level of customer care and quality of service.

The Package
*£25k-£35k +Overtime
*Annual Bonus
*25 Days Holiday

Working hours:
9am-5pm +Overtime

Bluefire Consulting is an employment business acting on behalf of a client company.


Job Keywords

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