Field Service and Calibration Engineer - West Midlands

Recruiter
Pertemps
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£28,000 per annum
Posted
03 Aug 2017
Closes
15 Sep 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client is an International manufacturer of test and calibration machinery. They supply their equipment to other manufacturers, specifically designed to test their products for safety ratings to EU and similar standards to ensure they meet legal safety requirements before being allowed to be sold/marketed. They are looking to employ another member to their field services/support team. Working from home, your role will be to call on clients in the West Midlands from Leicester, through Birmingham, over to South Wales and Bristol on occasions for regular planned and preventative maintenance or for fault find and repair works and on occasions training on some equipment.You will be an experienced electro mechanical field engineer, have a personable character as you will be the client facing representative for your company and have a technical, methodical approach to fault finding, isolating and repairing electrical, electronic and mechanical components with efficiency, politeness and positivity at all times. This is a mobile role, covering a large section of the UK and 3 days in Ireland once a year (sometimes international if required), so a valid UK license and an acceptance for occasional overnight hotel stops will be expected. You will be expected to travel abroad at least once a year to their parent company in USA for 1 week (compulsory) for product training at their factory. You will have electro mechanical skills, have worked with test and calibration equipment and have hands on skills to the same degree. Patience, personality and technical aptitude are all imperative attributes for this role. Hours are Monday to Friday 8.00 am - 5.30 pm (no weekend cover required unless exceptional circumstances arise). Immediate interviews for the right person.