Field Service Technician

West Midlands
Recycling and Resource
£35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Company Van & Benefits
25-07-2022 03:04 PM

Field Service Technician
Waste Management
UK Based
£40,000 Per Annum

Our client is a worldwide, leading business specialising in manufacturing and installing bespoke machines within the Recycling industry. They are looking for an Electro-Mechanical Field Service Technician to join their well established company, offering installations and on-going maintenance works to their customers up and down the UK.

Roles & Responsibilities
As a Field Service Technician you will be responsible for:

  • Attending various customer sites across the UK and Ireland to carry out various installations, repair works, and after sales service support works to specialist plant and machinery.
  • Undertaking inspections and assessments of machinery to ensure optimal performance and that all plant remains effective.
  • Carrying out reports and documentation detailing completed works and advisories and ensuring that the customer has had necessary follow ups.
  • Providing technical and engineering support to customers as well as health and safety guidance and compliance.
  • Attending company meetings and training in the Netherlands when required

Skills & Qualifications
We are looking for someone with the following:

  • Electrical and Mechanical experience with relevant qualifications is essential
  • Experience of working within the waste industry, ideally recycling
  • Experience of working with compactors and balers
  • Strong experience of working with heavy industrial machinery
  • Hydraulic and pneumatic experience is essential
  • Strong customer service and people skills
  • Happy to stay away during the working week occasionally

This role may see you staying away a couple of nights per week - please only apply if this is suitable.

Salary & Package
What's on offer for this exciting role:

  • £40,000 basic salary
  • Company van, phone and laptop
  • Full training provided
  • Fantastic company benefits
  • Holiday package

How to Apply
To apply, please call Sam McSheaffrey on 02392 288 217 or send a copy of your CV to

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. Astute is also committed to the government's Disability Confident Employer initiative. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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