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Field Service Engineer


Job Description:

Job title – Field Service Engineer

Location – UK Wide

Salary & Package – £39,780 basic (OTE £45k to £50k) + door to door pay

Benefits – Company car + £25 per night tax free meal allowance + pension

About the Company

Our client are one of the World’s largest manufacturers of Plastic Processing equipment. Established for over eight decades, their high-end Injection Moulding Machines are used in a multitude of industries including Automotive, Aerospace, FMCG, Pharmaceutical, White Goods and Food & Beverage Industries.

With a turnover of over £1.5 billion Worldwide, the UK is one their fastest growing and busiest sectors thanks to a buoyant Manufacturing industry. Thanks to this growth, the business are dramatically increasing the size of their Field Service and Installation Teams to help cope with the influx of orders from their customers.

About the role

As a Field Service Engineer, you will be responsible for attending breakdowns at customer’s sites on the businesses range of Injection Moulding Machines. This would involve full fault find and repair of equipment on both Electrical and Mechanical Systems, including PLC controls systems. This would include changing parts like for like, and performing resets on the PLC system through the HMI screen or via Laptop.

The hands on work will be an even split between electrical and mechanical work, so the Field Service Engineer will need to be confident fault finding and working on both. From time to time the Field Service Engineer would also assist the Installation and Commissioning Team with new Installs. Routine Service work is conducted by a separate Team of Service Technicians.

The Candidate

To be successful in your application you must have the following skills or attributes:

  • Must have a minimum of level 2 Electrical qualification (City & Guilds, NVQ, Apprenticeship, etc)
  • Must have previous experience Maintaining Plastic Injection Moulding Machines

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  • Job Type

    Permanent, Full Time

  • Additional Salary Info

    overtime & car

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector IT & Internet