Field Support Engineer In-Service

Field Support Engineer In-Service

Job Title: Field Support Engineer In-Service
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Staffordshire, England
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 894684_1523463235
Contact Name: Marc Temple
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 11, 2018 17:13

Job Description

Field Support Engineer - In-Service
My client is looking for an experienced Field Support Engineer to join the team. They are specialists in the design, manufacture and supply of Electronic/Electrical products and sub systems in the international power, defence, rail, and aerospace markets.
You will be asked to undertake a broad range of "hands-on" electrical engineering activity and the associated office-based tasks in support of the Company's range of in-service products. You will demonstrate a proven track record of working in similar in-service technical support environments. This position offers significant challenges and considerable personal development as the company continues grow within the After Sales market. A high degree of customer interaction will be required. Working with specialists from other engineering departments, the candidate will be called upon to provide on-site and office based technical advice and assistance to customers.
Key Responsibilities
-Successfully support the portfolio of in-service equipment, which includes power control and HV electrical systems, rail power systems and marine power systems.
-Provide on-site and office based technical advice and assistance to customers.
-Undertake electrical/electronic maintenance, repair and testing of company products - in the field and in the factory.
-Fault finding to sub assembly level and the fault diagnosis and repair of power conversion equipment, inverters and drives.
-Site visits and project work, as dictated by customer demands.
-Writing method statements, risk assessments and technical visit reports.
Key Skills & Experience
-Minimum HNC in electrical/electronic engineering or equivalent.
-Proven hands-on technical skills and experience of maintaining, repairing and testing electronic and/or electrical equipment
-Proven fault finding skills.
-Technically capable and confident, able to work autonomously to meet demanding technical timescales and pressures.
-Ability to produce clear, concise and detailed technical reports.
-Ability to write and review Risk and Method Statements (RAMS).
-Adaptable and flexible team worker with an enthusiastic and positive attitude.
-Willing and enthusiastic to learn and apply new technical knowledge of Company's products.
-Willing and able to travel, often at short notice, both within the UK and occasionally overseas.
-Position - Field Support Engineer - Permanent
-Location - Staffordshire
-Salary - Negotiable depending on experience
Key Words - Electronic, Electrical, Power, HV, Fault, Assembly, Inverters, Drives, RAMS, Maintain, Repair, Maritime, Military, Defence
Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level
Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

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