Trainee Field Service Engineer

Huntingdon 28K - 28K Full Training Provided, Company Van, Fuel Card, Monthly Bonus Permanent

Job Reference: 50744535

Trainee Field Service Engineer
Mechanical And Electrical Repairs
Laser Engraving Machinery
Field-based role covering East of England and some Central Areas
Cambridgeshire PE29 6NP
Starting Salary £28,000 Per Annum
UK Drivers Licence And Valid Passport Essential
Full Training Provided, Company Van, Fuel Card, Monthly Bonus

Are you a mechanically minded individual with hands-on experience looking for the chance to develop your skill set within the laser engineering world? If so, please read on…

Precision People is proud to be working with one of the world's foremost manufacturers of laser technology and laser manufacturing. As a Trainee Field Service Engineer, you will commission, service and provide customer training for world-leading laser engravers around the East of England and some Central Areas.
From one day to the next, the role offers variety and diversity, taking you to customers ranging from globally recognised organisations and industrial manufacturers to high-street retailers and educational establishments. Full training will be provided.
Candidate locations could include Huntingdon, Cambridge, Cambourne, Newmarket, St Neots and Cambridgeshire.

The role of Trainee Field Service Engineer will include
  • Servicing and repairing high-end laser engraving machines
  • Extensive travel throughout the East of the UK
  • Mechanical repairs with screws, motors, belts, bearings.
  • Electrical fault-finding and troubleshooting.
  • Commissioning laser systems and proprietary software 
  • Training with Senior Engineers 
  • A comprehensive training week in Austria
  • Providing focused and bespoke customer training
  • Providing technical support and machine maintenance to existing clients
  • Completing documentation of service and installation visits
  • Delivering a high level of professionalism and customer service

Key Requirements - Trainee Field Service Engineer
  • Prior experience repairing, servicing or assembling mechanical or electrical machinery such as CNC machines, PCs, vehicle mechanics, automated machinery or similar
  • The candidate must be happy with daily travel and occasional overnight stays when the role requires it
  • Proven customer service skills with a can-do attitude and excellent interpersonal skills
  • Full UK clean and current driving licence (essential)
  • A willingness to travel for training (must have a valid UK passport)
  • An eagerness to develop technical skills and undertake training and development
  • Competence in the use of graphics or CAD software (non-essential)

Salary and Package
  • Monday - Friday core travelling 8am-6pm 
  • Starting salary £28,000 per annum increasing to £31,000 after completion of first year 
  • Full Company product training 
  • £40 additional customer visit bonus
  • £40 bonus for machine installation 
  • Extensive training and personal development plan
  • New Company Van
  • Laptop & Mobile phone
  • Fuel card and Company Credit card
  • 33 days holiday (inclusive of bank holidays)

Interested? To apply for this Trainee Field 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 Emma Gilmore 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 or send me an email 
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