Field Service Engineer

Job Title: Field Service Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Thornbury, Gloucestershire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH13259_1546947813
Contact Name: Debbie Cole
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 08, 2019 11:43

Job Description

Due to continued growth, an award-winning engineering business in Bristol (South Glos area) is seeking an additional experienced Field Service Vacuum Engineer.

Our client employ a team of experienced and dedicated engineers; design, mechanical, electrical, service engineers and office personnel. They are a hard working, friendly team and their people are their greatest asset!

Start Date: As soon as possible
Salary: Competitive
Benefits: Company pension scheme; holiday entitlement linked to length of service; free parking
Hours: Monday to Thursday 8am-4.30pm; Friday 8am-3pm

Duties will include:

Carrying out on-site and in-house inspection/repair/service of vacuum pumps and related equipment

Working from our facility in Bristol (BS35)

Using company pool vehicles when required for on-site work

Being prepared to undertake overnight stays when required even at short notice, to service the requirements of our nationwide customer base

Being prepared to work outside of the UK. This will be occasional and for periods of no more than one month

To fulfil this position successfully, it is essential that you:

Have previous experience in high vacuum engineering

Have previous experience as a field service engineer

Are self-motivated and assertive

Are flexible and willing to assist with production engineering when required

Have good communication skills and a proactive manner

Have good time management

Are prepared to work unsociable hours if required

Can work well alone or as part of a team

Hold a current driving licence

Are able to use MS Outlook and Word

Qualifications required:
Recognised Engineering Apprenticeship, City & Guilds Part 1 & 2 or equivalent or ONC/HNC in Mechanical and/or Electrical Engineering, or time served equivalent

Please forward your CV to or call 07974 309162 today!

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