Senior Field Service Engineer

Andy File Associates Limited are working as a Recruitment Agency on behalf of our client with regards this permanent position.

Our client is looking for an experienced Field Service Engineer to join their existing team of engineers in order to service their growing network. Reporting directly to the Head of Commissioning, this challenging role will require a well-rounded engineer with experience and a good understanding of mechanical equipment, electrical installations and control systems in industrial applications.

You will be responsible for the safe execution of preventive maintenance tasks as well as providing a rapid response to any system malfunctions in order to minimise station down time. The ideal candidate will have experience of using technical documentation such P&IDs, electrical diagrams, control logic flow diagrams, equipment datasheets, etc. to support fault diagnosis.  You will be comfortable travelling to client sites.

You will have experience in the operation and servicing of industrial equipment for the process industries. Familiarity with the operation of PLC control systems is also highly desirable.

The ideal candidate will be expected to demonstrate a very good understanding of safe working practices whilst working at industrial sites. The job holder will be required to obtain a safety passport as part of the extensive training provided by our client.

Essential Experience and Qualifications:

• Experience as a field services engineer or similar role
• Mechanical / Electrical HNC/HND /higher qualification or time served engineer in both disciplines
• 16th/17th /18th edition or similar electrical training
• Experience of performing preventive maintenance and equipment diagnosis and repairs in the process industries
• Experience of sensor inspection and calibration
• Health and Safety conscious
• Full, UK driving license

Desirable experience and qualifications:

• Experience working with PLC control systems, hydraulic, pneumatic, and high pressure gas systems
• Experience and qualifications related to the maintenance and repair of ATEX equipment

Benefits include:

Competitive salary + Day Rate when working away, this equates to approximately 20% on top of basic salary (approx. £6,500-7000).
Pension payable of 5% contributory after 3 months.
25 days holiday plus stats.

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Maintenance Electrician

Andy File Associates Limited are working on behalf of their client as a Recruitment Agency with regards this permanent vacancy.

An excellent opportunity has now arisen for a Maintenance Electrician to our client’s already successful business.

Hours of work: 35 p/w, rotating shifts, Mornings 6.00am to 1.30pm, Afternoons 1.00pm to 8.30pm, reasonable overtime is a requirement, there may be some requirement to work at weekends especially during production shutdowns.

Reporting to the Engineering Manager, you will be responsible for planned Preventative Maintenance tasks and for the installation of a new plant. You will plan electrical maintenance tasks for completion during the shutdown and will oversee the development and upgrading of existing equipment.

Demonstrating good knowledge of safety and permit to work systems, you will also be responsible for Reactive Maintenance, PAT testing and the inspection and testing of electrical equipment.

The successful candidate will be an Apprentice trained Maintenance Engineer with electrical bias and will have experience in heavy industrial environment. With an NVQ Level 3 in Electrical Engineering (or equivalent), you will also possess 17th Edition wiring regulations.

Experience in fault finding, wiring and instrumentation work, preventative maintenance (PPM) and reactive maintenance is also essential and you should be familiar with fault finding on PLC.

Although not essential, experience of PAT testing (electrical inspection and testing) and element of multi skilled working (hydraulic and pneumatic experience) would be beneficial.

In return, we offer 33 days holiday (including bank holidays), a company pension and a proactive approach to maintenance to suit candidate with ambitions to develop role.

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