Field Service Engineer

  • Location

    Manchester, Greater Manchester

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  • Salary:

    £30000 - £40000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Sarah Kesaulija

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

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Field Service Engineer-£30,000-40,000 -Manchester

We are seeking a Field Service Engineer who specialises in Protection & Control to work on a permanent basis for a leading Electrical Power organisation in the North West.

The field service engineer is a key member of the Service team, providing Application Engineering support both internally and externally and conducts Field Service activities at Protection & Control integrators and end customer facilities.

This is a great opportunity to join a leading Automation & Controls business with excellent career progression.

Whats on offer?

  • Salary up to £40,000 + Shift Allowance
  • Great career progression
  • Generous benefits package (Flexible Working Hours, Pension Scheme, Child Care Vouchers)

Major Responsibilities / Accountabilities:

  • In this role the engineer will work within defined parameters to make decisions, apply concepts to issues of moderate complexity, and resolve issues through immediate action or short-term planning.
  • Perform Validation and FAT of Protection and substation automation systems
  • Participate in installation and commissioning of Protection & Substation Control Systems.
  • To gain knowledge of new products and systems.
  • Maintain knowledge of applicable product line warranties and accomplish effective warranty administration.
  • Ensuring that the Company's quality, environment health & safety policies are read, understood and adhered to.
  • Always strive for continuous improvement.

Qualification/ Skills & Attributes:

  • Electronics/Electrical Engineering degree or equivalent knowledge or experience
  • Experience working on service and maintenance contracts
  • Strong technical skills on Protection Relays, Communication Protocols, SCADA.
  • Minimum 5 plus years' experience in Electrical protection and Substation Automation Systems, experience working on technical support, testing, maintenance, commissioning in transmission, distribution, industrial and power plants environments.
  • Must have a valid driver's license
  • EU Work Permit
  • Knowledge on Power & Protection Systems.

If you would like to be considered for the position please submit an application or contact Sarah Kesaulija on 01179 309 708