Service Engineer

Posted 23 July by JTH Recruitment Ltd Easy Apply

Due to continued success and growth our Engineering client are looking for an experienced engineer, preferably from the food sector, to join their successful operation to contribute to the quality of their service. Working with an established team of other dynamic Service/Technical Support Engineers within the food processing industry.

My client are offering a competitive salary and with over time, engineers can expect to earn £60K+.

The Role

Working mostly on your own initiative, with support from their close-knit support team as necessary, fulfilling all the needs associated with the servicing and maintenance of mechanical process equipment and the associated ancillary equipment that are typically utilised in the food processing industry.

A typical Service engineer’s role starts with carrying out planned maintenance of a unit/installation through to unplanned call outs and also includes for full commissioning support for new/refurbished units.

Additional to the above there is also a need support other activities within the company which includes for small standalone projects and supporting some of the technical activities of our busy projects team.

Candidate Attributes

Minimum ONC/OND or equivalent qualification in engineering.

Minimum 3 years industry experience (Electrical/mechanical/process bias).

Preferably from the food, pharmaceutical or other relating process industry.

A strong "hands-on" engineering background.

Good electrical knowledge/background, preferably with appropriate qualifications

Dynamic, enthusiastic and flexible approach and willing to travel (at time on extended durations)

Excellent people skills and clear communicator with the ability to form strong customer relationships.

Computer literate/comfortable with working knowledge of Microsoft Office range of programs

The Package

Working with a dynamic team of enthusiastic engineers working under own initiative.

Varied travel opportunities

Starting base salary of up to £32,000 depending on experience. As a significant amount of overtime will be worked, P60 earnings will be considerably higher, OTE £60k plus.

Weekend overtime of x1.5 and Bank Holiday @ x2

Company van. Expenses paid by the company with private mileage paid by the user at the prevailing rate if applicable

20 days holiday January to December plus 1 day for each year served to maximum 26 plus public holidays.

Travel expenses covered by the Company

Private medical health scheme membership after qualifying period

Company contributory pension scheme (3%)

Yearly 'company performance related’ bonus scheme

Other working tools such as Mobile Phone, note-book computer etc provided

This role is commutable from Whittlesey, Stamford, Grantham, Oundle, Huntingdon, Hampton, Walton. Werrington, Orton.

Required skills

  • Electrical Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • food processing

Reference: 35698320

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