Field Service Engineer

Field Service Engineer

Job Title: Field Service Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Portland, Dorset
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 896454_1574270939
Contact Name: Anna Bonczchowska
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 20, 2019 17:29

Job Description

My client is systems engineering house with a proven track record for the rapid realisation of demanding defence industry design. The Field Service Engineer will work as part of the Field Service team who provide engineering support and maintenance through the engineering lifecycle of the product at designate customer locations on and off-site. This will include planning, prioritising work, to ensure procurement, installation, testing and configuration requirements are met in accordance with relevant legislation, regulations and contractual requirements.

About the Role:
*To provide pre-production support to engineers at all levels as required.
*To assist the Team Lead in the planning, assembly and testing of manufactured items and cables in accordance with quality procedures and associated work instructions with the ability to deputise in Team Lead absence.
*Carry out installation and setting to work activities of project equipment, as detailed in the project installation and test plans.
*Work as part of a team with the ability to travel extensively both nationally and internationally as determined by customer field service requirements which can be at short notice.
*Attendance at sea, land or air trials as required to measure, service and maintain equipment as necessary.
*Provide timely engineering support for system integration and test activity as required.
*Ability to produce and or update project/technical documentation to meet Company, MoD and other customer standards.
*Maintain and support routine maintenance cycles ensuring all quality and legal standards are met whilst helping to manage obsolescence.

You will have the following experience:
*An engineering-based qualification at a minimum of HNC level.
*Experience establishing and working to MoD Safety and regulatory standards with the ability to assess potential risks and document mitigating actions.
*Experience of working with electrical/electronic systems, especially within a MoD maritime domain.
*The experience/ability to establish and maintain good working relationships with internal and external stakeholders including, but not limited to, customers, suppliers, project teams and colleagues.
*Ability to work in confined spaces.

Field Service Engineer
Portland (Weymouth)
Competitive Salary

Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

This is a permanent position.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.