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Field Service Engineer - M5

Location: Gloucester, Gloucestershire, England
Type: Permanent
Salary: GBP33000 - 35000 per Annum
Benefits: Benefits
Job Ref: BREO0000121A
Posted: 01/12/2023Apply Now

Job Description

We are proud to be supporting this Global Company with sourcing a new Field Service Engineer to join the Service Team.

The Field Service Engineer will cover the M5 Corridor, from Bristol to Birmingham, so candidates will ideally be based somewhere in between the two locations. (Successful applicants will ideally be based around the Gloucester to Worcester area in order to travel to both Bristol and Birmingham). 

The role is paying a salary up to 35K with a wide range of benefits. Also included is a Company vehicle with fuel card!

The Hours of work:

This will predominantly be a Monday to Friday role.  However, there will be a requirement to work some weekends as and when requirement and also to cover out of hours on call for emergency work.  This is based on rota system.  Sometimes there may be the need to travel further afield with an overnight stay.

The Role 

For this position you will need to be a knowledgeable Service Engineer and have hands on repair and maintenance experience. 

As the Field Service Engineer you will work independently and as part of a team to cover customer sites up and down the M5 corridor and to ensure that each site is running smoothly.

You will undertake the scheduled servicing and one off planned services of Water Treatment equipment that are outside of contract. You will be responsible for the repair of customer equipment, or replacement when a repair is not viable.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               

What you will be doing day to day:

  • Confirm technical and contractual scoping on site matches assigned work.
  • Undertake planned and unplanned service activity
  • Perform routine maintenance work including chemical sanitisation when required.
  • Minimise customer down time by effectively planning and executing the work
  • Deliver and install new equipment (parts)
  • Test and commission all work prior to leaving the work-site
  • Explain and demonstrate correct use of equipment if necessary
  • Ensure Customer sign-off of work prior to leaving site
  • Report activity on tablet
  • Promote Service contracts where necessary and report back new opportunities to line manager
  • Maintain spare parts car stock and up to date records of parts held/used
  • Keep all tools in good condition

To be successful in this role you will need the following:

  • Previous Equipment Service experience in an Electro-mechanical environment, ideally in the water treatment sector.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Logical and well organized
  • Able to work alone with minimum supervision
  • Full UK driving licence

The job comes with a comprehensive range of benefits from Life assurance, EAP, Pension, 25 days holiday plus Bank Holidays, a range of medical and well-being benefits.  

This role is immediately available - sound like you?  APPLY NOW!!

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