JOB TITLE: Field Service Engineer


Industry : Engineering & Technical Job Location : Perth
Job Reference : 13129SM Job Category : Engineering
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 09/06/2017
 
Salary & Benefits : £28000 - £36000 per annum + Van
 
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

Field Service Engineer Paying £28000 - £36000 (with overtime) Plus monthly bonus Van and fuel card provided Field Covering a triangle of Perth, North to Inverness and East to Aberdeen,


Job Description

Field Service Engineer
Paying £28000 - £36000 (with overtime)
Plus monthly bonus
Van and fuel card provided
Field Covering a triangle of Perth, North to Inverness and East to Aberdeen,

The Opportunity
We have an opportunity for an experienced Field Service Engineer to join a UK leading supplier of consumables, equipment, furniture and servicing to the UK Care Home Sector. They are well established and have a strong reputation for over 25 years of excellent service across the NHS, Nursing Homes, Care Homes, Occupational Therapists and local authorities UK wide. They currently have 6 Engineers UK wide and due to expansion they are looking for another member to join the excellent current team to cover the region from Perth, North to Inverness and East to Aberdeen in a triangle. In return for your service you will receive a strong salary with the chance to boost this with overtime, monthly bonus and regular reviews to uplift on the basic. A van and fuel card is provided and you will travel from home to customer sites.

The Role
Our clients market is the healthcare sector, specifically private and public sector care homes and hospitals. As Field Service Engineer your role will be to carry out planned and reactive equipment maintenance mainly on patient moving & handling, patient lifting hoists, specialist baths, electric beds, in accordance with the LOLER Regulations of 1998.

Responsibilities
The Field Service Engineer will be responsible to:

*carry out planned preventative maintenance to patient hoists, baths, beds, shower trolleys, changing plinths, scales and other equipment including a weight test where appropriate.
*attend reactive breakdown callout to equipment as described above.
*carry out and complete repairs works arising from above activities.
*carry out installations of new equipment such as floor mounted hoists, celling mounted hoists, baths and wall mounted equipment such as adjustable height changing plinths.

The Candidate
The ideal Field Service Engineer will have;

*Experience in maintenance of this type of equipment would be an advantage, although training would be given
* Experience in customer contact and liaison
*Good grounding in mechanical engineering
*Some knowledge of electrical engineering.
*Engineers are all CRB-checked so you mus t be able to pass this
*Full UK driving license

Hours of Work
40hrs a week
Monday to Friday
Overtime paid after 40 hours at 1.5
Travel from home to site.

The Package
Paying £28000 - £36000 (with overtime)
Overtime paid after 40 hours at 1.5
Travel from home to site
£500 increase after 3 months probation period
Plus monthly bonus
Van and fuel card provided
plus contributory pension

The Agency
Bluefire Consulting Ltd are a recruitment agency working on behalf of our client.

Your application will be reviewed by the consultants of Bluefire Consulting Ltd.

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 have been shortlisted for interview for this particular role and you meet the end client requirements.

Please consider yourself unsuccessful if you have not heard from us within 14days.

Kind Regards,
Stephen


Job Keywords

Field, Service, Engineer, Technician, Fitter, Service, Maintenance, Repair, PPM, Installation, breakdown, care, patient, lifts, healthcare, NHS, Perth, Pitlochry, Inverness, Aberdeen, hospital, electrical, mechanical, electronic, hoists, bath, beds,



Bluefire Consulting is an equal opportunities Employment Business/Agency specialising in Engineering recruitment on a UK wide basis.

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