Job Description:Field Service Technician
Including Van, Mobile phone and Laptop
This Newmarket based company is looking for a Field Service Technician to support the company's service department. This would suit somebody with the desire to travel as you will be covering the UK, Europe, Africa and India. The role can take you away from home approximately 40-50% of the time but should be no longer than 7 days at a time however it can be sometimes with little notice. They are looking for someone with a strong background in Mechanical Engineering with a basic understanding of the Electronics of production equipment. Experience with food production equipment will be very useful and you will be expected to work within a formal quality systems and Health and Safety processes.
•Servicing and maintaining Manufacturing equipment within the food industry on site with clients
•Alignment of newly built instruments
•Repair and fault find
•Work within Health and safety processes
Qualifications and Experience
•Extensive knowledge of Mechanical Engineering is essential.
•Previous experience of working in service/support of food manufacturing equipment.
•Excellent customer facing skills.
•Excellent technical communication skills both written and oral.
•The ability to work alone and on own initiative.
•Ability and willingness to travel abroad at short notice.
Whilst the job is located in Newmarket, the successful candidate will be expected to spend up to 30 - 50% of their time at customer locations around the world.
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