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Service Technician

Posted 31 January by Paterson Recruitment Ended

Our Abingdon based client, who are an international market leader within the Medical & Weighing industries, are looking to recruit an enthusiastic & technically minded individual for the position of Service Technician.

Job Description

  • The role will involve the calibration & testing of medical devices & weighing instruments, ranging from analytical balances to weighing platform scales. It will also involve electrical & mechanical repair.

The successful candidate would need to demonstrate the following;

  • good fault finding & problem-solving skills
  • ability to understand & prepare technical literature
  • good IT skills with a working knowledge of MS Office software
  • good organisational skills
  • self-motivated with a willingness to learn new skills
  • ability to work on their own or as part of a team
  • competent soldering skills

The following skills would be beneficial but not compulsory;

  • ICT knowledge & understanding of wireless communications
  • understanding of technical drawings and schematics

Further requirements;

  • the candidate would be required to lift weights unaided up to 20kg each
  • may be required to travel in the UK and Europe (although this isn't a field service role)


  • a minimum of National Diploma in electrical / mechanical or general engineering

In return, you will be offered;

  • a salary of between £21,000 and £24,000 per annum depending on experience
  • 22 days holiday per year, rising to 25 days after 4 years
  • pension scheme - if employee pays 2%, the company will pay 6%
  • BUPA cover after an agreed period of employment (tbc)

Required skills

  • electrical mechanical engineering calibration

Reference: 34365638

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