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Field Service Engineer

United Kingdom
£17.47 to £18.75 Per Hour
Job Type
1 Sep 2022
Job title: Field Service Engineer Reference: E(phone number removed) Location: Nationwide Start date: asap Salary: £17.47 per hour and then increases to £18.75 once probation is passed. We are currently looking for Field Service Engineer to join a renewable energy company. They specialise in the engineering, installation and maintenance of engine-based power plants. The job purpose is to ensure maximum availability of gas engines and related plant through maintenance, trouble-shooting and fault rectification. Responsibilities as the Field Service Engineer Deliver an efficient and cost effective service to customers, to ensure that: Maximum availability of gas engines and related balance of plant is achieved through fast response trouble shooting and fault rectification. Scheduled maintenance is carried out to the required standard in order to avoid unnecessary replacement of parts and engine unavailability. Out of hours callouts are responded to in a timely manner. Oil samples are taken, labelled and despatched to the laboratory in accordance with agreed standards and procedures. Parts are selected, ordered and used correctly, with any parts that prove unnecessary being returned to store in order to keep wastage to an absolute minimum. Van stock in maintained in good condition, accurately booking parts out as they are used and reporting actual shortfalls (as compared to s21 stock level) to the area manager. Ensure that liaison and communication with Area Manager, customers and subcontractors on site is maintained at all times. Document all site visits and complete service reports in accordance with agreed quality standards and timescales. Protect and develop the industry standing by: Building and maintaining positive relationships with customers, based on consistently professional dealings and attitude. Maintaining a high level of site house-keeping and presentation. Ensuring that company supplied equipment is well maintained and kept at a high standard of cleanliness. Maintaining tools in a good and safe working order and calibrated as required. Support the area manager by supervising and training apprentices and new employees as required. Follow and adhere to health, safety, and environmental standards and regulations at all times. Requirements as the Field Service Engineer Technical/Professional Knowledge and Skills High level of engineering skill and knowledge. Understanding of the products and markets. Gas safe registered IT skills. Basic coaching skills Personal Attributes/Skills This requires the job holder to demonstrate that they are: Consistently trustworthy and professional. Reliable and dependable. Responsive to customers needs Supportive and able to work well with colleagues. Effective in managing their time and workload. Prepared to work under own initiative and do what is required to get job done. Committed to quality and improvement. Willing to take responsibility for work and actions. Keen to seek out and act on ideas for self- improvement. In addition it is particularly important to the success of this role that the job holder can demonstrate the following: Very adaptable and flexible - does what has to be done, at times and locations required. Strong relationship building skills. Ability to supervise and motivate others. Effective communication skills Commercial awareness - acts to minimise costs to customers. Effectiveness under pressure. The Rewards for the Field Service Engineer £17.47 per hour and then increases to £18.75 per hour once they have passed probation. The contract is a 40 hour a week contract and then overtime is paid at time and a half. Pension scheme matched up to 5% Increase holidays with length of service Health care cash plan Permanent health insurance Death in service (3x basic salary) To apply for the role of Field Service Engineer please click apply now
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  • Job Reference: 701349546-2
  • Date Posted: 1 September 2022
  • Recruiter: GPW Recruitment
    GPW Recruitment
  • Location: United Kingdom
  • Salary: £17.47 to £18.75 Per Hour
  • Bonus/Benefits: pension, death in service, holidays
  • Sector: Manufacturing Operations
  • Job Type: Permanent