Job Description

Are you an experienced Service Engineer looking to go self employed? Already a contractor but need more stable consistent work and customers? Own your own tools and van? Then we want to hear from you?

The business is one of the largest and established companies in the UK that specialise in the installation, commission and repair CNC Machines. They have a highly experienced UK wide team, providing a comprehensive service to customers across a range of sectors including Steel, Automotive, Motorsport including F1, Aerospace, Oil and Gas, Energy, General manufacturing, Machine shops, Stone Cutting, Wood, Heavy Industry.

Benefits including an excellent hourly rate of up to £30 p/h, a minimum of 35hrs per week guaranteed, however current contractors are completing in excess of 55hrs per week with drive time.

Contracts are all local to the East Midlands area too, so living in this region is highly advantageous.

Responsibilities for the role include -

  • Breakdown repairs and maintenance CNC Machines including Mills, Lathes, Borers and Grinders
  • Fault find and repair of machines at customers premises
  • Carrying out both mechanical and electrical repairs to machinery including control panels
  • Installation and commissioning of machinery
  • Ordering of parts from the office, replacing and retrofitting
  • Discuss and relay machine faults with the Manager if required
  • Answer customer queries on machines.

As a contractor you'll be expected to provide your own car, tools, insurances, LTD company registration details, and cover your own fuel expenses.

This role can see engineers earning in excess of £50K per annum after taking out running costs, fuel, and vehicle depreciation per year.


We would love to hear from you've previously worked in any of the following roles -

- Service Engineer, Service Technician, Maintenance of CNC, Field Technician, CNC Engineer
- Electrically bias, ideally holding an NVQ level 3 in electrical engineering
- Good knowledge of fault finding, electrical and mechanical repairs
- Willingness to travel extensively, and be prepared to stay overnight if required
- Clean driving license

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 details on our talent management system to consider you for future opportunities.

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