International Field Service Technician- Accrington

Job Title: International Field Service Technician- Accrington
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Accrington
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Start Date: 2019-05-14 00:00:00
Reference: Co 01
Contact Name: Stephen Windle
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 14, 2019 14:39

Job Description

Our client, part of a Global consortium based in Accrington, has an exciting opportunity for an International Field Service Technician / Engineer who enjoys regular travel abroad (approx 8-10 months of the year away from home) to join their team. 
The role and responsibilities:
  • This role would suit an individual with a strong engineering background. Mechanical or Electrical engineering qualification is desirable (preferably 17th or 18th edition) however an in depth knowledge of machine building and maintenance is required. (full training and support will be provided)
  • Installation and maintenance of machines and ancillaries on customer sites Liaising with customers and end users
  • Trouble shooting and problem solving
  • Working in the field including worldwide travel
  • Ability to read and work to detailed drawings
  • Excellent communication and problem solving skills are essential
  • Ability and willingness to travel overseas at short notice is essential.
  • Experience of the carpet processing industry is desirable
  • Be able to demonstrate a professional & courteous manner towards customers, end users and colleagues
  • Have a good telephone manner and good communication skills
  • Good planning and organising skills
  • IT literate
  • Reliable and trustworthy
Salary and benefits:
  • Competitive Salary
  • £25'000 per year (£45'000 OTE) 
  • Time and a half paid while travelling and working away
  • All expenses paid while travelling and working away
  • Pension Scheme
  • 33 days holiday (including public holidays)
  • 8 – 10 months of the year working away either abroad or in the UK.
If you're interested in the role apply or call the office on (phone number removed) or message for further details.