Electrical Field Service Technician - Automation

Electrical Field Service Technician - Automation

Job Title: Electrical Field Service Technician - Automation
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Salary: £30000 - £35000.00 per annum + vehicle + benefits
Start Date: asap
Reference: BBBH12569_1539080280
Contact Name: Arjun Patel
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 09, 2018 11:18

Job Description

Field Service Technician - Electrical
Up to £35,000 + vehicle + overtime + benefits


We are currently looking for a Field Service Electrical Technician to join a global leading organisation who specialise in automated systems within the Manufacturing sector.

My client is ideally looking for somebody to be based near Doncaster but will be open to candidate's location as the role will involve travelling 80% of the time which includes both national and international travel.

Roles & Responsibilities

Reporting directly to the Service Manager, as the Electrical Field Service Technician, you will be responsible for:

  • Installing new equipment, rebuilding used equipment and carrying out field engineering audits
  • Mechanical/Electrical troubleshooting and repair of equipment
  • Troubleshooting and wiring PLC systems
  • Provide training for customers which includes bother operational and maintenance staff
  • Following up with documentation which will include installation and service reports

Skills & Qualifications

We are looking for someone with the following:

  • A relevant technical qualification such as an HNC / ONC / NVQ in electrical engineering or a similar discipline
  • PLC programming experience (either Allen Bradley or Siemens)
  • 17th edition qualification
  • Ideally have experience in a service role

Salary & Package

What's on offer for this exciting role:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Company vehicle
  • Overtime

To apply for this opportunity simply send a copy of your up to date CV and covering letter to or call 02392 288 282 to speak to Arjun Patel

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