Electrical Service Engineer

My client manufactures industrial Baler machines for a wide range of clients throughout the UK and abroad.

This long established family engineering firm are looking to recruit a Electrical service engineer / PLC engineer to join their growing company.

The role is factory based however will involve travel to install, service and advise on equipment all around the UK.

There will be occasions when you will have to work away from home.

The successful Electrical Control System Engineer will be required to perform maintenance, installation and breakdown cover to a wide variety PLC control panels and automation systems.

Field Service Engineer Duties and Responsibilities

·Design control panels and automation systems - Develop PLC software
·Maintain and modify existing machine programs on equipment at customer premises
·Build and test run equipment and software ready for despatch from the factory.

·Panel wiring, machine rewires and electrical maintenance of workshop.

·Install, service and maintain equipment away from the factory.

·Diagnose and rectify faults on equipment.

·Provide written technical reports and other documentation as required
·Provide customer training on Company Engineering Products
·Provide cover for call out periods on a rota basis and over bank holiday periods

Key Skills Required
·Ability to read and work from hydraulic, mechanical schematics.

·Good keyboard skills with knowledge of Microsoft Office and Siemens software
·Having a good knowledge of electrical drawing software (preferably Eplan) would be helpful.

·Ability to work and communicate with others.

·Work on own initiative in a pressurised environment.

·Be fully conversant with PLC and electrical control systems.

·Be happy to work from home on occasions

The roles basic salary for a 40 hours week is £28,5k however there is overtime and staying away allowances and expenses paid.

This can substantionaly increase your salary (up to £35k)
This role may suit a candidate that has previously worked as a Hydraulic engineer, electrical engineer, field service, PLC engineer, Controls Engineer

If this role is of interest or you require further information on the role then please do not hesitate to contact us

  • Rate: £28.5k - 35k per year + On site Parking
  • Location: Glastonbury, Somerset, England
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Engineering
  • Recruiter: manucomm recruitment
  • Contact: Ben Ruffell
  • Tel: 01278 393392
  • Email: to view click here
  • Reference: br689
  • Posted: 2021-01-19 15:22:55 -

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