Field Service Engineer - International

£30000 to £35000 per annum
03 Oct 2018
31 Oct 2018
Zack Gordon
Contract Type
Full Time
A fantastic opportunity has become available for a Field Service Engineer to join a leading Life Science business based in the Hertfordshire area. You will be home based and provide planned / reactive maintenance support to customers in the UK as well as travelling internationally when required. To be successful in this position you will need strong electro-mechanical engineering skills with the ability to fault find on automated instrumentation & equipment.

Company Car & Annual Bonus are provided


Your duties as the Field Service Engineer will be varied however the key duties and responsibilities are as follows:

1. As part of the Field Service Support team, the Field Service Engineer will assume responsibility and play a key role in providing high quality technical expertise in the field, including managing technical support on issues reported from our customer base. This role will include the provision of all aspects of service support and training to our customers, overseas agents and distributor channels.

2. Take ownership of customers' service related issues and resolve through to completion. Use technical knowledge to advise customers of appropriate and complimentary upgrades to their equipment.

3. Operate equipment in a laboratory environment for demonstration purposes and to fault find / analyse equipment breakdowns/issues. Provide technical support expertise via phone / email and carry out preventative maintenance as and when required.

4. Interpret maintenance manuals, schematics and wiring diagrams as well as repairs equipment, utilizing electronics knowledge while using standard test instruments and hand tools.

5. Utilise your electro-mechanical engineering skills to fault find and repair down to component level on a variety of instrumentation and equipment on customer sites.

6. International travel to customer sites - mainly in Europe


To be successful in your application to this exciting opportunity as the Field Service Engineer we are looking to identify the following on your profile and past history:

1. Relevant qualifications in an Engineering discipline - Preferably Electrical / Electronic Engineering

2. Previous experience working in a customer facing, field service engineer role and familiar with all aspects of customer service including commissioning, repairs and service.

3. Previous hands on experience providing planned and reactive maintenance on electro-mechanical equipment/instrumentation.

4. Experience in Life Sciences, Pharmaceutical, Medical Devices, Laboratory or other highly regulated environments is desirable but not essential.

Key Words: Field Service Engineer | Electro-Mechanical | Electronics | Analytical | Instrumentation | Engineer | Measurement Equipment | Testing Equipment | Laboratory | Service Engineer | Customer Support Engineer | GMP | Pharmaceutical | Life Science |

Hyper Recruitment Solutions Ltd (HRS) is an Equal Opportunities employer who are certified by Investors in People for our talent development. We welcome applications for any applicant who fulfil the role requirements for this position. HRS is a company exclusively supporting the science and technology sectors, and is made up of a collaboration of recruitment processionals and scientists. We look forward to helping you with your next career moves.

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