My client is an innovator and a leading company in their field. They manufacture and maintain a range of automated machine systems, material handling equipment, flow systems, and containment systems for their clients predominantly in the medical and scientific industries. They are working exclusively with me to recruit a Field Service Engineer (Multi-Skilled Engineer - Electrical bias). The clients you will visit are Nationwide throughout Ireland with the majority of customers based in Dublin, Cork, Gallway and some in Belfast. When work is quiet in Ireland you will be expected to assist with Service requirements throughout England, so must be happy to be over in the UK for up to 2 weeks at a time when needed. Ideally they are looking for an experienced service or maintenance engineer based either within the Dublin, Cork, Gallway or Belfast area or centrally based in Ireland allowing good access to all areas and to routes to the UK.
Based from home you will receive a work schedule each week and will travel across Ireland and the UK to client sites, working on full service project life cycles and offering them the highest level of service. As a Field Service Engineer working for the company, your role will be to support clients throughout the UK by delivering Planned Preventive Maintenance, Reactive Breakdown and Repair, Installation and Commissioning of new machinery and Training of operators. Ideally you will be an experienced Multi-skilled Service or Maintenance Engineer with an Electrical bias or be an Electrical engineer with some mechanical machine based experience.
Field Service Engineer - Key Duties and Responsibilities
Carry out Planned Preventive Maintenance, Reactive Breakdown and Repair work to the highest technical standard.
Work with other team members on installation, commissioning and training projects.
Update the electronic job management system according to agreed procedures.
Ensure effective communication with customers
Manage and maintain tools, parts and equipment
Deliver a consistently high quality and accurate service driven by understanding the customers needs and expectations.
Put forward ideas and assist in the development of standards and procedures
Field Service Engineer - Skills needed
Multi-skilled engineer (electrical bias) or Electrical engineer with good mechanical machinery experience
Electrical fault finding (wiring, sensors, single and 3 phase motors etc)
Mechanical fault find (pumps, pipes etc)
Pneumatics service, fault find and repair experience (preferred)
Reading following and interpreting Wiring drawings and diagrams
Some basic PLC knowledge or experience
Experience in the maintenance or repair of automated machinery
16th/17th edition qualified or other electrical qualification or Electrical Apprenticeship trained
In return our client offers and attractive package to their Field Service Engineer of £30,000 - 38,000 dependant on experience,(equates to 34,000 euro - 43,000 euro) with up to an additional 12% in bonuses, a company van (that you can also use personally), company fuel card, uniform, mobile and laptop. 3% pension contributions (rising to 5.5% with 2 years service), expenses and real opportunities to progress your career to a senior role. This is a days based office hours role, with no call outs, however a degree of flexibility is needed due to travel.