Field Service Engineer

Vacancy Title: Field Service Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Kent, England
Salary: Up to £0.00 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
REF: J914314_1654783001
Contact Name: Jack Elliott
Contact Email:
Vacancy Published: 25 days ago

Vacancy Description

Field Service Engineer


Do you want to work for a profitable business with an excellent salary?

Would you like to enhance your career within Engineering?

About the company:

  • Our Client is recruiting a new Field Service Engineer to join the team.
  • The client is a leading regional air compressor service provider and distributor to the automotive and industrial markets. Based in Wrotham, Kent, we have built a firm very good reputation for maintaining and installing German-made, high quality compressed air equipment throughout a diverse range of industry.

Quick overview of the role:

  • Our engineer's visit our office frequently and cover 400 to 600 miles per week serving customers in Kent, Surrey, Sussex, Essex, and Greater London.
  • The nature of our work is mainly planned preventative maintenance, but includes callouts, repairs, and installation work. We typically travel between multiple sites each day, often 4-5 jobs a day.

What benefits will you get?

  • £30,000 - £40,000 based on salary
  • Plus overtime and door-to-door travel time can equate to gross salaries in excess of circa £46,000
  • Company mobile phone
  • Company vehicle
  • Uniform provided
  • Comprehensive on-going training and support
  • 21 days holiday (plus 8 bank holidays)

What will you actually be doing?

  • To carry out routine maintenance on all makes and types of compressed air equipment including rotary screw, vane and reciprocating compressors.
  • To attend breakdown visits to conduct assessment, fault finding and repairs.
  • To carry out the installation of compressed air equipment and pipework, when required.
  • Typically covering Kent, Greater London, Essex, Surrey and Sussex.
  • The candidate will report directly to the in-house Service team.

What hours will I work?

  • Core hours are 0800 - 1700, although there is usually always travelling outside of this each day.

An ideal candidate will have:

  • Reside in Kent, no more than 45-60 minutes from our location.
  • Mechanical-electrical field service experience.
  • Experience in plant maintenance and fault finding. Particularly beneficial would be experience relating to compressed air equipment.
  • Electrical competence (certification not required). Knowledge of star delta motor starters would be advantageous
  • A thorough approach, experience in solving mechanical and technical problems
  • Good general presentation, communication and professional conduct
  • A Full clean UK driving license and happy to be mobile

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