Field Service Engineer
Field Service Engineer
My client is a renowned company specialising in the distribution, support, and servicing of sliding head lathes and precision machinery in the United Kingdom. The company emphasises its commitment to providing high-quality engineering solutions, innovative technology, and exceptional customer service. They are looking for another Field Service Engineer to join their fantastic team in Derby.
Field Service Engineer Role and Responsibilities:
- Attending breakdowns and rectifying problems
- Mechanical, electrical and PLC diagnostic fault finding
- Reading and interpreting engineering and electrical drawings
- Installation of our range of machines and bar feeds
- Carry out machine axis and bar feed alignments
- Machine maintenance & servicing
- Customer telephone support
- Reporting on machine condition and recommending any further service work to be undertaken
Field Service Engineer Requirements:
- Responsibilities of the role entail machine installations, addressing breakdowns, diagnosing faults, conducting repairs, and replacing parts when necessary, all under the guidance of the Service Manager.
- Essential requirements for candidates include a robust understanding of both mechanical and electrical systems, proficiency in diagnostic fault finding, and familiarity with basic pneumatic and hydraulic systems.
- The ideal candidate should possess self-motivation, demonstrating the capability to work independently or collaboratively within a team setting. Additionally, effective communication skills and proficiency in IT are crucial.
- Expertise in Fanuc control systems and multi-axis CNC lathe operations is a prerequisite. However, prior experience with sliding head machinery isn’t obligatory due to extensive product training provided.
- The role demands extensive travel throughout the UK and Eire, requiring occasional overnight stays.
Field Service Engineer Benefits:
- Competitive basic salary
- Uncapped bonus scheme
- Company car
- Life assurance
- Private healthcare (+ partner & dependants)
- Smartphone, laptop and signature pad
- 25 days holiday
If you’re a skilled Field Service Engineer and think you would be suitable to this role, please call or message me on 07483 100630 or Oliver@holtengineering.co.uk