Field Service Engineer

West Midlands Region
28 Sep 2017
26 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Field Service Engineer

The Organisation:

My client is a leading global manufacturer of specialist IVD equipment and novel clinical assays meeting the needs of leading healthcare organisations around the world. The company has a niche speciality in high-tech capillary electrophoresis and haemostasis technologies and reagents designed to automate precision in disease diagnosis.

The Role:

Reporting to the Service Supervisor, your primary duties would include the installation, service, repair and support of the company's range of cutting-edge medical in-vitro diagnostic instruments in various laboratories within the UK. You would ensure that all instruments are serviced as part of routine service maintenance schedules and would also troubleshoot and fix problems as they arise. You must hold a valid license to drive within the UK and a company vehicle will be provided for UK travel. The role may also involve occasional overseas travel to help support the company's overseas distributors with training, installation and servicing.

Experience of working with diagnostic systems, medical devices, laboratory/scientific equipment and a familiarity of the requirements and practices in a hospital or pharmaceutical environment, or working with distributors in a support role would be ideal. Full product training will be given.

This vacancy is permanent, full time Monday to Friday on a working from home basis located in the midlands or south of England.

The Individual:

• HNC in Electrical Engineering or equivalent
• Demonstrate a good working knowledge of electronics systems
• Have good communication skills
• The ability to work well within a busy team environment and be well organised
• Proficient in the use of Microsoft windows programs including word and excel