Due to expansion a well established European manufacturer of welding machinery, are seeking a new field service engineer to join the team. Fantastic opportunity paying up to £40K basic salary, company vehicle and fuel card, and a solid benefits package.
A global OEM of welding equipment, they operate not only in Europe, but also in North & South America, Middle East and Asia too. UK based operation has a setup of 41 staff including 8 service engineers, technical support and after care engineers, and a welding service manager to head up the day to day operation. Very strong operation, low turnover of staff and have a family run business approach with all staff from the ground up.
The field based engineer will be responsible for -
Service & repair of welding equipment including inverters, torches, hose packs, and automated systems
Providing support to customers and troubleshooting
Travel to their repair centre, as well as UK based travel to customer sites
Calibration and Commissioning of welding equipment
Safety test and weld test after repair and servicing
Where possible, provide customers with info on new products/systems/processes into the market
User demonstrations with the customer if required
Assisting with events (trade fairs, seminars, etc.)
Ensuring vehicle is stocked with parts and assisting with stock control where required
Working hours are 37.5 per week Mon to Fri, with flexibility towards start and finishing times depending on the job in hand for that day.
The suitable candidate
The ideal field service engineer will have the following demonstrable skills
Strong knowledge of welding technology at least with manual machines, any experience with robot welding is an advantage
Certificates or qualifications within electrical engineering or equivalent
Both mechanical and electrical skills, fault finding and repairs as necessary
Be able to provide user demonstrations to customers on site
Flexible approach towards working hours
A full clean drivers license
Package on offer
Excellent salary of up to £40K for the right person
Company van with fuel card
20 days holiday plus bank hols, with 1 day per year increase to 25 days
Death in Service package
Private company pension scheme
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