Field Service Engineer

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Machine Tool Service Engineer with PLC experience now required for a leading company within the steel processing sector. Utilising some of the most advanced CNC machine tool technology within the industry, this global leader employs a team of specialists to provide clients with cutting edge technology and bespoke engineered solutions. A market leader in steel construction, they can offer a challenging and varied environment for the right candidate.

They now require a versatile Field Service Engineer with electro-mechanical and PLC fault finding experience to cover clients across mainland UK. The ideal candidate will be capable of working on their own initiative in a variety of demanding environments completing:  

Operator training
Diagnostics & repairs
Servicing and preventative maintenance
Installation of new and used CNC drilling & sawing lines including commissioning
Whilst the majority of service work undertaken will be in the UK, there will be some overseas travel to USA and Canada, Scandinavia and Italy. 

To be considered for this role you will have:

Solid background of working in a field service role
Full UK valid driving license – preferably clean
Solid experience of PLC/CNC controls  - Fanuc/Siemens ideal but others also considered
Solid background of the machine tool sector – steel processing would be preferred
CAD/CAM experience would be advantageous
It is ESSENTIAL you have both mechanical and electrical skills with a minimum 30% on your weakest skill
Be prepared for travel away from home in the week - weekend working is rare but possible. 
In return you will receive a basic salary c£30-35k experience depending with company pension scheme, private healthcare, company car and all allowances covered, paid overtime, fuel card and credit card making an OTE of around £40-45k

If you are interested in a company who are a market leader with excellent training and development opportunities where you will always be working with the latest technology, then please contact Zowie Lewis.

We are seeking candidates located within and around the following areas for this home based role: Manchester, Sheffield, Nottingham, Leicester, Gloucester, Oxford, Bristol, Cambridge, Birmingham, Coventry, Liverpool, Leeds and Bath. 

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Thank you for your interest, if your experience is suitable for this position, please call the advising Consultant ASAP. NB. We cannot guarantee a response to every application
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