Field Service Engineer - South East




Field Service Engineers, Installation & Commissioning




South East, England

Contract Type:


Service Engineer

An award-winning machinery business seeks a Field Service Engineer.

With over 50 years’ experience, this company supplies machinery to manufacturers of Food, Beverage, Pharmaceutical manufacturing industry.

As a Field based Service Engineer, you will provide technical support to customer in the South of England. This will be a home-based position and you can expect to be home most evenings.

You will either be an experienced Service Engineer or Maintenance Engineer working for a Food/FMCG Manufacturing site looking to move into a Field Service role.

Typical duties will include:

  • Installation and Commissioning of equipment on customers sites.
  • Effectively responding to machinery breakdowns.
  • Complete scheduled service work.
  • Test & replace parts such as inverters, motors, panels and mechanical components.
  • Provide machinery training to customers operators.
  • Recommend and complete equipment upgrades.
  • Calibration of machinery, ensuring its operating at peak efficiency.

Suitable applicants will hold the following skills and experiences: 

  • A Multi-Skilled Engineer
  • Qualified in Electrical or Electronic Engineering.
  • Experienced maintaining equipment within a Food/FMCG Manufacturing Industry.
  • Strong electrical fault-finding skills. Must be able to diagnose faults using a Multimeter. 
  • Good PLC Skills (PLC Fault Finding/Uploading & Downloading Programmes)

Salary & Benefits:

  • On-Target-Earnings upwards of £45,000 per year 
  • Basic salary between £30,000 - £35,000 pa
  • Paid Overtime
  • Paid Travel Time (Door to Door)
  • Bonus Scheme
  • Company Vehicle
  • Company Pension
  • Private Healthcare