Field Service Technician - PLC Programming

Field Service Technician - PLC Programming

Job Title: Field Service Technician - PLC Programming
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Salary: £32000 - £35000.00 per annum + vehicle + benefits
Start Date: asap
Reference: BBBH12729_1553773471
Contact Name: Arjun Patel
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 28, 2019 11:44

Job Description

Field Service Technician - PLC Programming

Up to £35,000 + vehicle + overtime + benefits


We are currently looking for a Field Service Technician, who has PLC programming experience, to join a world leading organisation who specialise in automated systems within the Manufacturing sector.

My client is ideally looking for somebody to be based in 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 PLC Programming Technician, you will be responsible for:

  • PLC, HMI and Servo programming
  • Carrying out and completing input/output checks as well and troubleshoot wiring
  • Providing supervision for mechanical/electrical installations and servicing of the company's products
  • Provide training for customer operations and maintenance personnel to drive through the safe operation of products
  • Writing follow up documentation based on installation and servicing 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)
  • Ideally have experience in a service role
  • Willing to travel regularly as this role is a national/international position
  • Full UK Driving Licence

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 02393 911 007 to speak to Simon Cheung

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