Senior Field Service Engineer

Senior Field Service Engineer

Job Title: Senior Field Service Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 895722_1553604986
Contact Name: Damon Bates
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 26, 2019 12:56

Job Description

Do you have a passion for Electrical Engineering and want the opportunity to travel around the world to provide systems support for electronic products used for military and naval applications?

The company is offering a chance to use your knowledge of Electrical Systems Engineering and Integration and apply it to the Naval Defence industry. You will receive a great salary, as well as the opportunity to work in military environments and meet an array of people worldwide. You will be providing global support to the engineering function for electronic products and systems which are used for naval, land and air combat.

The position will be a customer facing role in support of Through Life Engineering function where you will be required to travel to customers globally. You will be able to apply design changes to electrical systems and able to diagnose and correct electronic faults, as well as lead trials, installation and support activities across all Command and Sonar equipment programs.

Key Skills
*HNC/HND or equivalent in Engineering
*Presentable to customers/suppliers - an ambassador for the business
*Knowledge of Systems Engineering best practices, common pitfalls and lifecycles
*Experience in electrical systems integration within the Naval Defence electronics/electrical industry
*Experience in supporting equipment both onsite and at customer's premises
*Able to apply design changes to electrical/electronic systems, following design change processes
*Able to diagnose and correct electrical and electronic faults
*The role will require some manual handling/lifting, working at height and work in hot/cold conditions
*Willing to work overtime/unsociable hours if required, and to travel (fly and/or drive) to Customer sites in the UK and overseas as required

*Degree in Electrical/Electronic Engineering or related subject
*Former Royal Naval Engineering Senior rate
*Customer facing experience in particular interfacing with MoD UK & RN personnel
*Experience of working with electronic systems on board Naval Ships
*Practical and proven electrical/electronic naval ship borne equipment integration/modification experience
*Conduct presentations and technical discussions
*Prepared to travel and respond to customer demands at short notice
*Flexible approach to working hours and patterns inclusive of anti-social hours, weekends etc.
*Hold a full driving licence

Senior Field Services Engineer
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

Field Services, Engineer, Mechanical, Electrical/Electronic, Systems, Integration, Diagnosis, HNC/HND, Royal Navy, Naval Ships, Combat Weapons, Maritime, Underwater Warfare, Travel, Customers, Through Life Engineering, TLE, MoD, Sonar

This a fantastic opportunity to work alongside military personnel across the globe, whilst enhancing your knowledge of Electrical Systems Engineering within the Naval Defence industry and further your career as a Field Services Engineer. Not only will you be travelling around the world and visiting some amazing destinations, but you will receive a great salary and pension too.

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.

This role is a permanent position.

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