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Field Service Technician - UK wide fully mobile role

Ref no. BHN548776
Location Leicester, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Permanent
Job status Closed

Job summary

Filed based Engineer required, for a long term perm role. Broad skill set required, ideally based in the midlands due to travel, but applicants in the South considered as well.

Key skills required for this role

Field Service Technician


Field Service Technician - UK wide fully mobile role

Job description

Job Title: Field Services Maintenance Technician

Reports To: Manager

Direct Reports: None

Under minimal guidance, installs, repairs, troubleshoots and maintains equipment such as manufacturing process
equipment, robotics, automation, conveyance systems, packaging systems, and ancillary equipment within
industrial manufacturing settings. Applies knowledge and aptitude of industrial electrical, electronics, mechanics,
pneumatics, and hydraulics. Has exposure to and familiarity with various industry controls programs.

Principal Duties/Responsibilities:
* Performs competent break-fix & preventative maintenance. This includes but is not limited to: observing
devises in operation to determine root cause of problem; dismantling devices to gain access to and
remove defective parts; adjustment of functional parts of devices and control instruments; repair and/or
replacement of defective parts; and performing troubleshooting and repair of electrical circuitry and
mechanical systems.
* Identifies parts, supplies and repair items as necessary for equipment maintenance and repair.
* With minimal instruction, performs maintenance as per industry standards.
* Works with customer counterparts to execute maintenance, reliability, and preventative maintenance
* May be required to setup and operate multiple machining operations including but not limited to: lathe,
drill press, grinder, and other metalworking tools to make and repair parts. May perform welding tasks.
* Conforms and complies with customer contractor codes of conduct, housekeeping standards, and safety
* Documents work performed in service reports, and applicable management systems.
* Performs routine processes with and within industrial control systems to troubleshoots and analyzes
complex equipment, perform equipment maintenance, and to resolve equipment problems.
* Utilizes in-depth application of electrical, mechanical, and fluid power aptitude to troubleshoot and repair
* Completes and conducts on-the-job training and technical self-study programs for career development.
* Follows all safety related policies, rules, regulations, technical instructions and guidelines. Situational
awareness and identify unsafe behaviours and conditions.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities (KSAs), & Competencies:

* Relevant education to level six and minimum five years related experience or equivalent combination of
education and experience.
* Must be able to use basic hand tools and specialised tools as appropriate.
* Possesses working knowledge and experience regarding electrical, mechanical, and fluid power systems
in related fields. Can analyse the problems, synthesize alternative solutions, and perform repairs
* Extensive travel required. (Local, National, International).

* Experience in preventative maintenance
techniques, precision measuring, mechanical
alignments, and general maintenance of
applicable process equipment.
* Exposure to programmable logic controllers, field devices, and electrical drive and motor systems.

* Communications
* Customer Focus
* Personal Discipline
* Safety

Shaun Chappell manages this role

Matchtech is a STEM Recruitment Specialist, with over 35 years’ experience

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