Field Service Technician
Demob Job Reference: J3702 Job Title: Field Service Technician Location: Stafford, Staffordshire Salary: £28,000 - £30,000 + company van + overnight allowance Start Date: Immediate Introduction: Our client is a leading manufacturer of filter systems for the food & beverage, automotive and Industrial plants across the UK and overseas. Due to continued expansion our client is now looking for a Field Service Technician to be based from home covering the Stafford, Birmingham and surrounding areas. The successful candidate will be responsible for carrying out installation, maintenance and repair to a variety of company products. Please note that this role does involve extensive travel across the Midlands, South West and Wales so you must be prepared for occasional overnight stays, around 2 - 3 per month. You will benefit from an overnight allowance and all expenses will be paid for hotel, food and drinks. SALARY £28,000 - £30,000, COMPANY VAN, EXTRA MONEY FOR OVERNIGHT ALLOWANCE, BONUS SCHEME, EMPLOYER CONTRIBUTORY PENSION, HEALTHCARE, 26 DAYS HOLIDAY PLUS 8 BANK HOLIDAYS, MOBILE, UNIFORM, TOOLS AND PPE PROVIDED. Field Service Technician Responsibilities: - The successful candidate will be responsible for visiting customer sites to install, maintain and repair filter systems. - Manage projects and make recommendations. - Provide onsite technical support services. - Collect and analyse data. - Be responsible for managing stock and logistics on site, including raising purchase requisition orders and stock control. - Liaising with internal and external contacts. - Production of documentation, including in depth technical reports, following visits and as required by the customer and internally. - Control of health, safety and environmental issues and documentation on site. Field Service Technician Applicant Requirements: - The successful candidate must have some sort of craft apprenticeship or equivalent (City & Guilds in Mechanical / Fitting or equivalent). - Must have a strong 'hands on’ background with mechanical work. - Working background of filters would be highly advantageous. - Strong report writing skills. - Excellent customer service skills. - Ability to work on own. - Sound communicator. - Flexible with regards to the travel and occasional overnight stays. - Hold Full UK Driving Licence. Field Service Technician Benefits: - £28,000 - £30,000 basic salary. - 40 hours per week working 5 days over 7, can include occasional weekend working but would receive a day off in lieu for any day worked. - 26 days plus 8 bank holidays. - Employer contributory pension plus health care. - Company performance and personal performance bonus scheme. - Company van and all expenses paid for any overnight stays plus an overnight allowance. - Mobile, uniform, PPE provided. - Opportunity to join a very reputable company. NOTE - Our client encourages applications from candidates from both commercial and ex-military backgrounds; Royal Navy, British Army and Royal Air Force particularly those from a basic mechanical / fitter background would be considered.