Service Engineer - Midlands

Sierra 57 Consult Ltd
Hednesford, Cannock
£35000 - £38000/annum Company vehicle, phone, laptop, O
03 Aug 2019
30 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Overview: Working closely with a credible Materials Handling & Cooling Specialist to the Plastics Manufacturing industry across the UK, we are looking for an experienced Electro-mechanical Service Engineer for the installation, commissioning and servicing of bespoke mechanical equipment and electrical / electronic controls.


* As Service Engineer you must have good electro-mechanical maintenance / servicing / commissioning skills with strong experience in PLC programming and have had previous experience of commissioning, calibrating, breakdown diagnosis and repair of primary & secondary machines. Ideally applicants with be either within a Service Engineer role or be a competent Maintenance Technician or Maintenance Engineer with good mechanical engineering experience & qualifications and hold 16th , 17th, OR 18th edition electrical regulations certificate.

* This exciting Service Engineer role includes subsistence allowance, paid OT, company vehicle and offers a full training package.

* Applicants can be located from anywhere in the North of the UK, supporting Injection moulding and plastics packaging customers across Northern territories.

Role essentials:

* Good teamwork skills with an ability to perform as a flexible team member with a clear focus on achieving objectives.

* Good project management skills with the ability to manage times

* Flexible attitude to work and be able to adapt quickly to change

* The ability to investigate, understand and solve equipment/system problems

* The ability to ask as a key interface between the company and client

* Excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to communicate at all levels in the organisation

* The ability to manage multiple tasks and meet critical deadlines

* A self-starter/proactive with the ability to work with the minimum of supervision

* Ability to work away from home is essential

* Good organisational skills

* Ability to build clear and concise service/engineering reports

* Full and clean driving license

Required education:

* Electrical/Mechanical Engineering HNC, time-served apprenticeship, C&G

Required experience:

* Installation, service and repair of electro-mechanical machinery.

* Prior experience working within hi-volume manufacturing or automation environment.

* Performing tasks under pressure to meet production requirements

* Building and maintaining good working relations

* Ability to identify areas of improvement for customers

* Advantageous if you have experience, proficiency or working knowledge around plastic injection moulding or Plastic Packaging machines & integrated automation.

Key Words: "Service Engineer", "Maintenance Technician", "Maintenance Engineer", "Multi-skilled maintenance engineer", "Electro-mechanical Maintenance Engineer", "injection moulding", Plastics packaging", "materials handling", automation


Due to the sheer volume of applications we receive, we will only contact successful applications. Therefore, if you have not heard from us within 10 working days please deem your application as unsuccessful.

Candidates must be eligible to work and live in the UK

Sierra 57 Consult -

Technical Engineering & Manufacturing Recruitment Specialist - Plastics & Packaging

"Sierra 57 Consult Ltd are acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. In compliance with the new regulations (April 2004) in place under the Employment Agencies Act, Sierra 57 Consult will require proof of identification. A current copy of a passport, driving licence, ID card or NI card will be required as part of the registration process. Email and faxed copies are acceptable".

Sierra 57 Consult has been designed to project manage the mechanics of all aspects concerning the recruitment processes, implementing a simple and succinct method for targeting and introducing bona fide and skilled candidates to reputable clients and potential employers.

If this advertised position does not interest you, please consider our other opportunities by sending your updated CV outlining your achievements and your personal requisites, ie salary, location, job roles

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