Field Service Engineer

Job Title: Field Service Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Wigston, Leicestershire
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: DS76GFS_1495017393
Contact Name: Danny Speed
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 17, 2017 11:36

Job Description

My client, an internationally recognised specialist in the food processing industry have an exciting opportunity to join their growing team of engineers. We are looking for an enthusiastic customer facing individual with a multi-skilled background. The ideal candidate will have a good solid background of working with PLC's, HMI's and preferably from a food background. Ideally based along the M1 corridor.

The role would involve some international travel (mainland Europe predominantly) and comes with company car, laptop & phone.

Main Responsibilities include:

  • Installation of new equipment
  • Service support for demonstrations
  • Response to customer requests for service
  • Service Agreement Program
  • Monitoring Parts & Consumables Business
  • Building Maintenance
  • Health and Safety
  • To work as part of a team assembling and testing new equipment manufactured in the UK and USA


  • Knowledge of mechanical assembles and special purpose machinery
  • Broad engineering background with electrical, pneumatic and mechanical experience.
  • Ability to read and understand engineering drawings and assemblies
  • Experience in commissioning and testing machinery.
  • Knowledge of electrical control and PLCs, HMI's an advantage


  • HND (or equivalent) in an engineering subject