Connecting Talent to opportunity

Connecting Talent to opportunity

Field Service Engineer


Job Description:

Field Service Engineer

Circa £45k based on 40 hours a week but paid door to door - overtime thereafter 

Uk travel ( must be prepared to stay away when required)

Van/tools provided

Superb Training provided with career progression

9% employer pension contribution and 25 days holiday Benefits include personal Bupa Health Care and Death in service insurance policy

The candidate will be required to be a technician both off and on-site for special purpose machinery.

The machinery is powered by both diesel engines and electric motors and have large high-pressure hydraulic systems and electronic control systems.

The role will be mainly based in the UK and will require site visits (with the possibility of working away from home for a period).

It could also involve occasional visits to Europe, USA and Australia.

Field service engineer should have the following:

  • Full UK driving licence. 
  • An engineering qualification, ideally mechanical or electrical engineering or equivalent QBE.
  • Experience in an engineering technical support role.
  • Physically fit and able to lift 40kg unassisted 
  • Extensive experience in fault diagnosis on hydraulic systems and electrical circuits.
  • Previous experience of working as a field technical engineer on-site. 
  • Good communication skills with customers and internally within the business.
  • Ability to document work and liaise with customers on site.
  • Be able to complete repairs, upgrades and routine maintenance procedures according to customer needs and standard maintenance schedules.
  • Disassemble malfunctioning equipment when necessary to locate broken parts, and complete repairs using specialized tools.
  • Maintaining tools and test equipment and ensuring they are fit for purpose.
  • Experience with working on Can Bus control systems would be an advantage
  • Experience with working on hydraulic variable displacement pumps and logic control valves.

Thank you for your application. Due to the volume of applications we receive, unfortunately we are not able to respond to every application personally, therefore, if you have not heard back from us within 5 working days please assume your application has been unsuccessful. To see our other available vacancies please visit our website.



  • Job Type

    Permanent, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Engineering, Utilities
  • Years Experience

    5+ years

  • Career Level

    Experienced (Non-Manager)

  • Educational level

    HND/HNC or equivalent