40.00 - 45.00 GBP Annual + GBP40 - GBP45/annum
10 Aug 2018
07 Sep 2018
Contract Type
A leading provider of packaging machinery used in the food and FMCG sector is seeking an experienced Field Service Engineer to support manufacturers on customer's sites throughout the UK.


cGBP50000 PACKAGE (including salary and benefits )

HOME BASED covering UK and Ireland


With over 37,000 machines installed in more than 190 countries, my client has nearly 170 years of proven Experience, with a strong focus on advanced systems, line engineering and innovation. Our 5,000 + employees worldwide are passionate about providing complete solutions that fulfil customer needs

and boost the performance of their lines, products and businesses.

Delivering this level of performance requires that we continuously understand our customers' challenges and commit to meeting their unique goals. They do this through dialogue, by understanding the needs of their markets, production and value chains. My client complement this by applying there strong technical knowledge and smart data analytics to support maximum lifetime productivity to its full potential.

My client calls it Performance through Understanding!

We are looking for two experienced Field Service Engineers for the UK and Ireland


o Responsible for equipment performance at customer plant based on safety, technical and contractual Specifications

o Execute the installation, start-up, commissioning and site acceptance test of new equipment at customer plant.

o Execute service and up-grade activity on site during the life cycle of the equipment.

o Train customer on equipment.

o Perform technical interventions, diagnostic and technical visits on equipment.

o Post visit report writing.

o Working from home travelling throughout the UK with occasional missions in Europe


You will already be an experience Field Service Engineer with experience working on customers sites trouble shooting and repairing high speed production or packaging machinery in the food or FMCG sector.

o HND or other equivalent degree in the field of electrical engineering, mechatronics or maintenance

o Technicians must possess well-rounded knowledge of electro-mechanical machinery with PLC control (and ideally Siemens S7) and troubleshooting of electrical automation systems

o Strong problem solving and trouble shooting skills on electrical and mechanical equipment

o Posses excellent communication skills and a high level of customer orientation.

o Willing to travel and able to spend time in the European engineering centre for product training


My client is expanding their presence in the UK and are planning to hire two Service Engineers with addition hires in the next 12 months. The role will involve considerable travel in UK (95%) and Europe (5%) and you will be required to attend full product training 1-2 months at their European technical centre.

In return our client is offering full product training, a generous salary of GBP40000 +, company car, paid overtime, 36 days holiday, annual bonus and contributory pension scheme.

Please apply on-line or call Jane Holden for a confidential discussion (url removed)

Technical Network have been retained on an exclusive basis so all direct or speculative applications to our client will be rejected.

Technical Network specialising in manufacturing, engineering, scientific recruitment working closely within the aerospace, automotive and food & FMCG market sectors, focusing on permanent and interim /contract positions for specialist technical and management roles. Representing Talent and Industry. Always Time Well Spent