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Field Service Engineer

Job Reference: 30894_1520444087
Location: Cheshire
Discipline:/ Controls and Automation / Field Service / Maintenance / Manufacturing and Production / Process
Salary Range:

£25000 to 32000 per Annum + bonus, benefits

Job Type: Permanent

A Field Service Engineer opportunity has just became available, within a leading business who supply to the Industrial Process Measurement and Automation sector. This global company is offering a competitive starting salary of £32,000 bonus, for the right professionals that either live in or within a commutable distance of Cheshire/Manchester.

Field Service Engineer Main responsibilities:

* To carry out calibrations on customer sites to various instruments, in accordance to ISO 17025 standards
* Efficient & effective calibrations to both the business & third party instruments
* Interface with customers by the telephone, email, fax & letter providing proactive customer care
* Adhere to site safety rules, permit to work systems & carry out risk assessments
* Work to local & industry procedures & to comply with industry codes of practice and company quality management system
* To take on a lead role when working on site with any sub-contractor employed by the company
* Ensure your calibration tool kit is in good working order & within its calibration date
* You're responsible for ensuring the relevant parts of your tool kit are sent back to head office for recalibration in a timely manner
* Ensure your PPE is corporate & fit for purpose
* Lead a team of less experienced calibration technicians as and when required
* Able to use our reporting system efficiently & produce reports in a timely manner
* Collection & logging of simple device information into our web enabled asset management system

Field Service Engineer Desirable requirements

* Educated to an ONC standard or equivalent in Electrical/Electronic Instrumentation
* Technical knowledge of process control & process industries is essential
* Time served apprentice in electronic/instrumentation
* Leadership training in staff supervision
* MSE-Lotus notes

Field Service Engineer attributes/skills required

* Technically minded
* Diagnostic & Analytical aptitude
* Good understanding of customer requirements
* Ability to supervise a team
* Customer rapport building skills
* Good telephone & E mail manner
* Assertiveness
* Ability to work under pressure
* Self-motivated, have the ability to work on own initiative and as team player
* A flexible approach to working activities
* Good organisational skills
* Computer literate

For additional information on the above role, please contact me on 0121 236 1662. Alternatively please forward your up to date CV by e-mail to

Please note, if your application is suitable, one of our consultants will call you within 5 working days. If you have not heard from us within this time, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful, however we will keep your CV on file to consider you for future opportunities.

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