Field Service Engineer

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Field Service Engineer – Electrical Biased

Our client is a well-established and privately owned company who are currently recruiting for a qualified and experienced Electrical Engineer to join their team.

A knowledge of process plant operations would be beneficial, as would experience of working with some or all the following: rotating machinery, pumps, decanter centrifuges, belt presses and filter presses although full training will be given. The ideal candidate will be self-motivated, well-organized, computer literate, confident and reliable, with a desire to expand their knowledge and develop their skills.

Due to anticipated growth and expansion, there may be a requirement for working across Europe.

The role is interesting, varied and includes travelling and working away from home at times; a suitable vehicle and accommodation will be provided.

The Person

* Electrical Biased Engineer, having served a recognised apprenticeship or other formal training.

* Well organised and able to undertake design and repair of high-speed rotating equipment electrical systems.

* IET 18th Edition and ideally NICEIC qualified.

* Familiar with industrial installation and control systems.

* Familiar with PLC/Micro Processor control systems and Star/Delta or Inverter motor drive techniques up to 150 Kw.

* Currently working or has worked in the water/wastewater or process/manufacturing industry.

* Working hours includes weekends on a rota basis (currently 1 in every 4 weeks).

* Must be able to communicate at all levels and gain the trust and respect of customers.

* Is able to compile service and visit reports and be able to use MS Word, Outlook, and Excel software.

* Must have clean full driving licence.

* Living within commuting distance of Andover but able to travel all over the UK.

The Role

* To maintain and fault find electrical control panels to meet our requirements as well as current electrical installation regulations.

* To undertake and document the statutory Electrical Installation Condition Reports (EICR) for a fleet of mobile processing units.

* To Install, Operate and Maintain a range of Mobile Processing Equipment.

* Undertake service contracts of customers own installed plant.

* To undertake mechanical breakdowns and workshop repairs when required.

* Assist sales department with customer visits.

* Supervise and train subcontract labour.

* Compile Risk Assessments and Method Statements prior to undertaking service work.

The Rewards

* Very competitive basic salary and paid overtime.

* Company vehicle and fuel card.

* All necessary tools and IT equipment provided.

* Pension following qualifying period.

* 20 days holiday plus bank holidays, rising to 25 days with length of service.

* Corporate wear and PPE provided.

* Bonus scheme after qualifying period.

* Extensive ongoing training, mentoring and development.

* Employee Assistance Program

Employment Type Permanent

Advertiser Type Agency