Field Service Engineer / Technician / Instrumentation Engineer

£25000 - £35000 per annum
28 Feb 2017
28 Mar 2017
Alanna Doyle
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: Field Service Engineer

Location: Northern Ireland & Ireland

Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 (depending on experience) + Bonus

Job Type: Full Time, Permanent

Our Client:

Our Client is a world leader in the manufacture and distribution of analytical instruments, test kits and reagents for testing the quality of water, aqueous solutions and air. Their products are designed specifically for quality, accuracy, and simplicity. Strengthened by their sister companies in the environmental industry worldwide, their goal for the future is to continue to provide customers with reliable instrumentation, accurately prepared reagents, proven methods, simplified procedures and outstanding technical support.

They offer an environment that is team-centred, customer-driven, quality-focused, and growth-oriented. Working at the Company will provide you the opportunity for robust career development.

Purpose of Position:

The Service Engineer performs customer support activities including calibration, installation, service and repair of instruments and ancillaries on customer sites. He/She will be working on a wide range of customer sites, including Food & Beverage Industries, Life Science and related laboratories, water treatment and commercial businesses.

The candidate will be ideally based in the southern part of Northern Ireland with instrumentation experience and an electrical qualification. However an engineering background with a strong customer focus and determination to succeed is more important.

Key Responsibilities:

* To carry out calibration/validation installation, service repairs, maintenance and calibration on equipment on the customer premises, primarily in Northern Ireland and Ireland.
* Willing to travel overseas for training and occasional work in other regions.
* Interpret maintenance manuals, schematics, and wiring diagrams.
* To prepare service reports and keep necessary service records.
* To control own spare parts inventory and to ensure that spares and equipment movements are processed through the appropriate system.
* Arrange visits in an economic way to ensure efficient customer service.
* To maintain tools, spares, equipment and company vehicle in good condition; keep them secure and report any loss immediately.
* To carry out or assist with other duties by agreement with Supervisor and Service Manager.
* To provide telephone support in response to customers technical queries.
* To promote the sales of service work in their region in conjunction with colleagues in Sales and Admin.

Critical Competencies / Leadership Anchors:

* Mechanical, electronic & electrical aptitude with a qualification
* At least 3 – 5 years’ experience as service technician or in an instrumentation/calibration role
* Ability to read and understand schematics
* Computer literate
* Good communications skills
* The ability to work alone and as part of a team
* Excellent problem solving skills
* Willingness to travel and lodge out
* Holds valid driving license

Our Client offer:

* An exciting and challenging position in one of the most successful global technology and science companies
* Great platform for personal and professional development
* Continuous improvement with Danaher Business System (DBS)
* Product and turnover responsibility and cooperation on local, regional and global level

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Candidates with the experience or relevant job titles of; Field Service Engineer, Service Engineer, Engineering Manager, Field Service Technician, Service Technician, Engineering Technician, Field Maintenance Engineer, Field Maintenance Technician, Instrumentation Engineer, Instrumentation Technician, Mechanical Engineer, Mechanical Technician, Electrical Engineer, Electrical Technician, Repair Engineer, Repair Technician will also be considered for this role.