Field Support Engineer - Electrical

13 Jun 2019
11 Jul 2019
Contract Type
Electrical Engineer - Field Support . Rugeley. Easily reached from Cannock, Birmingham, Stafford and Burton, and many other areas in the midlands . Excellent salary, benefits and location.
We are looking for an experienced Electrical Engineer for our international client.
Within this role, the candidate will undertake a broad range of "hands-on" electrical engineering activity and the associated office-based tasks in support of the Company's range of in-service products. The successful candidate will demonstrate a proven track record of working in similar in-service technical support environments. The role offers significant challenges and considerable personnel development as the company continues grow within the After Sales market. A high degree of customer interaction will be required. Working with specialists from other engineering departments, the candidate will be called upon to provide on-site and office based technical advice and assistance to customers.
Although based at the facility in Rugeley, the role will require regular travel within the UK and occasional overseas to support our equipment, sometimes at short notice and at weekends.
Key responsibilities
Successfully support the portfolio of in-service equipment, which are predominantly within the marine environment, both military and civilian, and include power control and electrical systems, in addition support rail power systems.
Provide on-site and office based technical advice and assistance to customers.
Undertake electrical/electronic maintenance, repair and testing of company products - in the field and in the factory.
Fault finding to sub assembly level and the fault diagnosis and repair of power conversion equipment, inverters and drives.
Site visits and project work, as dictated by customer demands.
Writing method statements, risk assessments and technical visit reports.
Carry out other duties that may be required by the Operations Director in support of departmental activities.

Personal attributes for the Electrical Engineer
Minimum HNC in electrical/electronic engineering or equivalent.
Proven hands-on technical skills and experience of maintaining, repairing and testing electronic and/or electrical equipment
Proven fault finding skills.
Technically capable and confident, able to work autonomously to meet demanding technical timescales and pressures.
Ability to produce clear, concise and detailed technical reports.
Ability to write and review Risk and Method Statements (RAMS).
Adaptable and flexible team worker with an enthusiastic and positive attitude.
Willing and enthusiastic to learn and apply new technical knowledge of Company's products.
Willing and able to travel, often at short notice, both within the UK and occasionally overseas.
Ability to obtain SC clearance.
Full UK driving license.
Good communication skills, both written and oral.
Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office products.
Desirable, working knowledge of maritime environment