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Service Engineer

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: : BBBH117095
  • Location: England, London
  • Sector: Plant Commissioning, Power
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Date posted: 21/11/2017
This vacancy has now expired.

My client is a market-leading manufacturer of drives and motor supplier, who export their products on a national scale. They require a Service Engineer with extensive experience with variable speed drives to join their team to operate throughout the U.K

The successful candidate will be responsible to attend various customers sites around the UK for routine service work on all makes Variable Speed Drives, Soft Starts, with installation and refitting of new for old. Responsive breakdown callouts are also required from engineers on a rota basis. Assist with the Hire business with regards installation and commissioning on site and ongoing operation of installed equipment.


*Service Existing Customers Drives
*To assist in small installations of MCC,s and New for Old Variable Speed Drives and Soft starters
*To attend breakdowns to customers sites for reactive maintenance
*To Test and Commission Products offered by the company
*To mark up drawings with modifications.
*To support the support sales team and others with specialised knowledge relating to technical issues.
*To liaise with customers on site regarding technical issues and progress of work
*To provide maintain customer relationships for established customers
*You will be required to operate within a rolling rata basis for 24/7 cover

Experience & Qualifications

The successful candidate will be commercially aware and have a strong engineering background in both technical design and manufacture of control panels.
Applicants will ideally have experience various industry sectors such as, food & beverage, pharmaceutical, paper & pulp, petrochemical, chemical manufacturing and Mining & Aggregate Companies to be able to understand sometimes complex process systems.
*Ideally you will be qualified to a minimum of C &G Part 1,2 & 3, HNC/ONC in Electrical/Electronic Engineering.
*IEE 17 Edition Inspections & Testing Certificate
*Hold a current JIB Skills Card or CCSC
*Safety Passport
*Have good working knowledge of 24-110 SELV, 240 - 690 LV, single and 3 phase systems etc.
*Direct on Line starting and Start Delta Starting knowledge is essential
*PC knowledge is preferred as software programmes are used on certain products for commissioning.
*Working Knowledge of PLC, Soft Start & Variable Speed Drives, Instrumentation and 4 -20mA Control would be an advantage, however training will be provided.
*Excellent Communication skills are vital in this role, along with the natural aptitude of representing the Company in a professional and effective manner.

Additional Information

We will be offering a competitive benefits package and company annual profit related bonus.
Call out and standby rates are paid additional to salary package offered.
A full and Valid Driving Licence is required as a Company Vehicle will be provided.
You will be required to operate within a rolling rata basis for 24/7 cover

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