Service Engineer

Reading 45.8K - 60K Company Van, Fuel Card, Guaranteed Overtime, Training Provided, Bonus Permanent

Job Reference: 49720133

Service Engineer
Manufacturing Machinery
UK wide travel MK16 8HX
Electrical Qualification Essential
Starting salary £45,700 (OTE £60,000)
Company Van And Fuel Card
Guaranteed Overtime, Gas-Safe Training Provided, Bonus, Holiday, Pension

Are you an electrical engineer with experience in maintaining, servicing or breakdowns on industrial/manufacturing machinery? If yes, please read on…

My client is an established firm in the specialist spray booth sector who are currently looking for a Senior Service Engineer to assist the current team with the breakdown and remedial works of their spray booths on various sites across the UK. Full training will be provided so machinery-specific experience is not essential. The ideal candidate base location could include anywhere South of Leamington Spa.

Other suitable job titles could include Service Engineer, Maintenance Engineer, Repair Technician, Remedials Engineer, Field Engineer, Multiskilled Engineer, Electrical Engineer, Technical Engineer or Installation Engineer or Industrial Electrician.

The Role of Service Engineer
  • This is a large geographical patch and will require frequent overnight stays.
  • Attending technical breakdowns on site
  • Attending to any urgent breakdowns that can not be covered by the Service team.
  • Machine retrofits and Control system/ Energy upgrades
  • Site visits to survey jobs
  • Reading wiring diagrams and designing simple electrical circuits
  • Working with single and three-phase electrics
  • Fitting, setting up and re-programming variable speed drives
  • Some simple PLC software programming, downloading programs, replacement of parts and commissioning
  • Mechanical repairs with fans, fan bearings and motors
  • Ability to communicate well with customers
  • Candidates must have a full driving license and be willing to travel across southern England
  • It would be an advantage to have experience with natural gas / LPG burners

The Candidate
  • Must hold a valid Electrical Qualification such as City and Guilds, NVQ Level 3 or HNC/HND equivalent
  • Must have experience in fault finding or installing variable speed drives
  • Fault finding on PLCs
  • Remedial works on industrial machinery or similar would be desirable
  • Ability to read and work from electrical schematics and wiring diagrams 
  • Able to change mechanical components such as fans, fan bearings, motors and shafts
  • Candidates must have a full UK driving licence and be willing to travel across the South of England
  • Ability to communicate well with customers
  • Happy to stay overnight away from home on a frequent basis.

Salary and Package:
  • Starting salary £45,760 per annum (£22 per hour)
  • 40-hour working week with guaranteed overtime available, OTE £60,000 
  • Door-to-Door Travel
  • Company Van and Fuel Card
  • 31 days holiday including bank holidays
  • A bonus of up to £100 per retrofit or equipment upgrade sold to the customer
  • Continuous training/development on courses such as: Gas Safe/PASMA/ IPAF/ Harness Awareness/ P601
  • Loyalty bonus scheme after 2 years of service
  • Company Pension Scheme

Interested? To apply for this Service Engineer position, here are your two options:
  1. "This is the job for me! When can I start?" - Call now and let’s talk through your experience. Ask for Shanice Vickers 0116 254 5411 between 8.30am - 5.30pm.
  2. "I think I'm right for this position, but I'm not sure I have enough to get an interview" - Click "apply now" so I can read your CV and let you know
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