Field Service Engineer - Northamptonshire

Up to £45.000 - Machine Manufacturer - Service
Ref: 975 Date Posted: Wednesday 03 Jul 2024
Field Service Engineer   
  • Machines Servicing
  • Work from home – South Birmingham/ Rushden area, UK.
  • Up to £45.000 + Van + Overtime
We are working with an established Machines Servicing company based in Rushden, UK. They are recruiting for a Field Service Engineer to join their team. In return for a salary in the region of up to £45.000 + Overtime, travel paid door-to-door along with excellent employment benefits.
We are seeking a highly skilled and experienced Multi Skilled Field Service Engineer to join our client’s dynamic team within the Injection Molding industry.
The successful candidate will be responsible for attending client visits and breakdowns directly from home, providing exceptional service and support to the clients.
This role requires a flexible approach, as there will be times when you will need to spend periods away from home.
Key Responsibilities include:
  • Client Support: Attend client sites to diagnose, repair, and maintain injection molding machinery and associated equipment.
  • Breakdown Response: Quickly and effectively respond to machinery breakdowns, minimizing downtime for the client.
  • Preventative Maintenance: Perform scheduled preventative maintenance tasks to ensure optimal performance of equipment.
  • Installation and Commissioning: Assist with the installation and commissioning of new machinery and equipment.
  • Technical Expertise: Provide technical support and training to clients on the operation and maintenance of injection molding equipment.
  • Documentation: Maintain accurate records of work completed, including service reports, maintenance logs, and parts used.
  • Travel: Be prepared to travel extensively and stay overnight when required, ensuring timely and effective service delivery.
  • Technical Expertise: Proven experience in the injection molding industry preferred, with strong knowledge of mechanical, electrical, pneumatic, and hydraulic systems.
  • Problem-Solving Skills: Excellent diagnostic and problem-solving abilities, with a proactive approach to identifying and resolving issues.
  • Communication Skills: Strong verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to explain technical information clearly and effectively to clients.
  • Customer Focus: Commitment to delivering high-quality service and support, with a focus on client satisfaction.
  • Flexibility: Willingness to travel extensively and spend time away from home as required.
  • Time Management: Ability to manage your own schedule and workload effectively, ensuring timely and efficient service delivery.
Desirable Requirements:
    • Minimum of 3-5 years of experience in a field service Engineering role within the injection molding industry/ or similar
    • Any relevant certifications (e.g., electrical, mechanical) will be advantageous.
    • Valid driving license is essential.
    • 40h/ week as standard – anything over will be paid on top
    • Paid Door to Door
    • Travel and accommodation expenses covered.
    • All necessary special tools and equipment provided, engineers to supply standard tools themselves- tool club available
    • Company Vehicle: Company vehicle provided for work and personal-related travel.
Company Overview:
Our Client is a leading provider of injection molding machine solutions, committed to delivering exceptional service and support to their clients. Their team of skilled engineers is dedicated to ensuring the reliability and efficiency of clients' machinery, helping them to achieve their production goals.
Join them and be a part of a company that values innovation, excellence, and professional growth.
How To Apply:
  • Contact: Michal Andrejczuk
  • 01527917909
  • Job reference number: 2037
  • If you would like to find out more, simply click apply.
This position is commutable from: Birmingham, Rushden, Northampton, Coventry, and Royal Leaming Spa areas.
Relevant Job Titles: Service Engineer, Field Service Engineer, Service Technician, Field Service Technician, Maintenance Engineer, Maintenance Technician, Commissioning Engineer, Commissioning Technician, Installation Engineer, Installation Technician
All applicants must live in the UK and be eligible to work and live in the UK. Please note, our client is unable to offer Sponsorship or Visa support for this role.
Due to the sheer volume of applications, we will only contact successful applications. Therefore, if you have not heard from us within 10 working days, please deem your application as unsuccessful.
Axion Recruitment is working as a recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy.