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Service Engineer

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    £30000 - £33000 per annum + Bonus, Overtime, Car, Pension

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    Dan Bryant

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    about 1 month ago

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Field Service Engineer required to join a leading engineering company working in the food industry. The successful Field Service Engineer will be multi-skilled with a mechanical bias and will have experience working on machinery such as food presses and extrusion machinery.

This role is home based in the Northampton area and requires travel throughout the UK, Ireland and occasional travel to Northern Europe.

The Package:
Salary - £30,000-£33,000:
Home based
Overtime where necessary
Incentive bonus
Personal Pension Scheme
Life Insurance 3x annual basic salary
Company car
25 days paid holidays

The Role:
Performance of all repairs, simple to sophisticated
Performance of machine inspections, together with simple and complex maintenance work
Performance of simple retrofit actions
Creation of delegation reports, keeping the customer informed about activities, debriefing them before leaving site.
Training of customer personnel on site or in the Training Center
Adjustment of Equipment Maps, according to customer requirements
Technical support for internal and external customer inquiries CS, including machine troubleshooting
Engineering Trouble Shooting over the phone
Provide efficient and professional on site service work
Promotes sales of spare parts, wear parts upgrades, retrofits and service work
Timely processing of Time Sheets and associated reports
Compliance with Health and Safety at all times such as method statements and risk assessments.
Technical advice, support and training

Mechanical, Electrical, and pneumatic engineering qualifications (e.g. HNC or equivalent)
At least 3 years of professional experience as a Field Service Engineer (within a Food Environment would be a distinct advantage, but not essential)
CCNSG Nationally Accredited Safety Passport or similar would be an advantage, but training would be provided
Full driving license
Sound knowledge of electrical, pneumatic and mechanical engineering
Competent PC and IT user
Valid Passport required
Basic knowledge in the areas of food safety and ATEX would be an advantage

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