Mechanical Field Service Technician

Recruiter
Black Cat Recruitment Ltd
Location
Dudley
Salary
£35,000 per annum + Company Vehicle
Posted
10 Aug 2017
Closes
10 Sep 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Full Time
Mechanical Field Service Engineer

£35,000 per annum (depending on experience) + Company Vehicle

Dudley (based) with UK Travel

Permanent position

A successful global manufacturing and servicing Company with a base in near Dudley in the West Midlands currently has a position available for an experienced Field Service Engineer. The role will be based in the Midlands, however UK-wide travel will be required on a regular basis (50% + of your working time) to provide installation, customer service & technical support for mechanical equipment installs on-site.

Main Job Responsibilities:

- Perform varied technical and service roles to support, develop and promote mechanically-engineered equipment applications
- Provide technical assistance and training to customers, remotely by phone, through written correspondence, webcasts, and in person at customer facilities
- Support and consult on equipment installations in-house and at customer facilities
- Ability to provide on-site installation support including operating in outdoor conditions for extended periods of time
- Complete system testing and commissioning through to customer acceptance
- Carrying out physically demanding tasks including lifting equipment (up to a max. 25kg)
- Field troubleshooting and correction of any problem installations or applications
- Provide consistent and effective customer service

Candidate Requirements:

- A thorough Mechanical background with experience in installation and servicing of industrial equipment
- Previous experience operating in a field service role within an industrial applications sector
- Able to safely work for extended periods of time (up to 12 hour working days) in non-climate-controlled environments
- Possess a full UK or EU driving licence (clean licence or minimal points accepted)
- Able to drive a company vehicle to and from job sites
- Able to work independently in an industrial plant environment
- Have excellent verbal and written communication skills
- Be able to deliver excellent customer service
- Computer proficiency with demonstrated experience in Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel & PowerPoint)

This is an excellent opportunity to join a globally recognized business in a key role, offering regular changes of scenery whilst working throughout the UK using your own initiative whilst being offered a consistent and solid support structure.

Salary and package will be dependent on experience but is extremely competitive and will be discussed per candidate application.

If you feel you have the relevant experience and desire for this role, please apply with an up to date CV and call Ian on: ************* for more information.