Service Engineer

Recruiter
Location
Manchester
Salary
£45000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits: Circa £10,000 per annum Overtime + Pension
Posted
09 Jan 2018
Closes
30 Jan 2018
Ref
MPH1801-34
Contact
Mike Horsley
Job Function
Engineer
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A Global Service Engineer role homebased in the UK installing & commissioning Form Fill & Seal packaging machinery in the food industry for a market leading European manufacturer. You will spend 90% of your time abroad in Europe 40% & Worldwide 50% so you will be happy, willing and able to travel extensively.

SALARY: up to £50,000 Base

BENEFITS: Circa £10,000 per annum Overtime + Pension & Health schemes + 25 Days holiday

LOCATION: Living in the UK near to a major airport and homebased

COMMUTABLE LOCATIONS: Manchester, Birmingham, London, Nottingham, Bristol, Leeds

JOB SPECIFICATION:

An international field service engineering role with responsibility for installation, commissioning & training of form fill and seal/bag making/flow wrap packaging machinery supplied to the food industry. You will spend 90% of your time working abroad/overseas in Europe 40% (1 to 2 week trips with occasional weekends) and worldwide 50% (up to 6 week trips including weekends). 10% of the time you will be homebased.

REQUIREMENTS:

• You MUST have a proven track record as a field service engineer, ideally with overseas/international service experience and ideally with hands on experience of packaging machinery and the food industry.
• The company WILL consider an experienced maintenance engineer who has actual experience of form fill and seal machinery in the food industry.
• You MUST be a qualified electrical/electronic engineer.
• Lastly you MUST be happy to spend 90% of your time working and living abroad.

THE COMPANY:

A well-established market leading European manufacturer of form fill and seal packaging machinery supplying the food industry with a large existing installed base world-wide. They are looking to strengthen their service team by recruiting an experienced UK based service engineer.

Please Note - We have been selected as the exclusive retained partner for this role so any direct applications to our client from candidates or agencies will be forwarded on to us direct.

This advert went live on 9th January and will be shortlisted week commencing 30th January so you will hear back from me early in February whether you have been successful or not.

INTERESTED? Please apply to our retained consultant Mike Horsley quoting JOB TITLE reference MPH1801-34GSE to DD: +44 (0)1604 683302 Wallace Hind Selection. The Old Vicarage. Duston. Northants. NN5 6JB. Tel: +44 (0) 1604 758857. Please note that the postcodes used for this vacancy are for searching purposes only, they may not refer exactly to where the role is based.