Service Engineer - UK Field based

Undisclosed Company
Greater Manchester, Manchester
£28000 - £33000 per annum
01 Dec 2016
22 Dec 2016
Manpower UK
Job Type
An excellent opportunity has arisen to join a world leading global organisation; our clients are currently looking for a Service Engineer - Hydraulic/Electrical Systems and Components.

This is a field - based role - flexible with location in UK.

This is a full time permanent role and pays between £28,000 and £33,000 depending on experience. A company car, laptop and mobile phone will be provided along with other company benefits.


To take accountability and responsibility for providing an end user commissioning, repair and technical support service in a high quality, timely, cost-effective and resource-efficient way.


Supporting our established drive and control business, we require a Service Engineer to support the servicing and commissioning of our systems and components out in the field, in a variety of applications.

The position will involve fault diagnosis, planned maintenance activities, warranty investigations and the installation and commissioning of hydraulic drives and control systems, both Hydraulic and Electrical.

The successful applicant should have the ability to approach and solve technical problems logically and must therefore have a sound understanding of the principles of hydraulic and electrical control systems with the ability to read hydraulic and electrical circuit diagrams.

Extensive training in the range of company products will be given. When not involved in service visits, the successful applicant will be required to assist in our repair workshop or test facilities.


Qualified to HNC/HND Mechanical /Electrical/Electronics/Software Engineering.
Applicants should have served as a recognised engineering apprenticeship and
have at least 4 years' experience within the appropriate engineering industries.

Appreciation of Electric/Electronic Control systems

Excellent communication skills are required as there will be regular contact with both external customers and internal associates.

Candidates should also be proficient in the use of Microsoft Office applications such as Word and Excel.

SAP R3 or similar integrated system

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