Field Service Engineer

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    £30000 - £40000 per annum

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    Adam Marriott

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    18 days ago

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We are currently recruiting for a Field Service Engineer to join one of our key engineering clients based in Ireland on a permanent basis.

Field Service Engineer Responsibilities include:
  • On site repairs and overhaul
  • Rail Coupler Product updates and Modifications
  • Pre Delivery Inspections
  • Warranty Investigations
  • Transmission Changeouts
Field Service Engineer Specific Responsibilities:
  • Attend service calls at customer's premises and rectify faults on vehicles as dictated by workload, and customer requirements.
  • Maintain Rail product updates and modifications, in line with agreed plan with customer
  • Attend customer premises to carry out transmission changeouts
  • Undertake Pre-delivery inspections at vehicle builder premises
  • Provide on-site product training for customers, including computer set-up and operation of software for diagnostics, when requested.
  • Provide support, assistance and back-up for visiting specialist engineers.
  • Provide technical support for customers, and sales personnel.
  • Process and collate Field Service Engineers Claim XP job reports, print off chargeable reports and transfer to admin staff.
  • Assist admin staff with technical queries relating to spare parts etc.
  • Undertake customer visits to discuss technical and service issues and to promote Voith product.
  • Liaise with and advise workshop staff in relation to warranty status of transmissions and components.
  • Responsible for tools/materials/equipment and inventory control in appropriate depot.
  • Maintain Mobile facility to high standards expected from Voith at all times
  • Ensure company vehicle is maintained in line with company guidelines
Field Service Engineer Skills Required:
  • Ideally Apprenticeship trained, with experience in either the Rail or Commercial vehicle industry with at least 5 years’ experience after the Apprenticeship.
  • Working on their own initiative will be a key element as they will be working under the supervision of others.
  • Excellent communications kills as they will be liaising with customers on a daily basis.
  • Good IT skills for diagnostic work and supporting reports
  • A clean driving licence is required.
Location would preferably within 40 minutes of Dublin, and be prepared to travel to the North on a regular basis, sometime being required to stay overnight.

Field Service Engineer Benefits:

  • Salary Bracket £30€ - £40€ (dependent on experience)
  • Company vehicle provided
  • 20 days holiday (pro rata) will go up after to 2 years’ service
  • Annual Bonus (pro rata on year of joining)
  • Life Assurance
  • Pensions 3% EE and 6% ER
  • Private Health Care
  • Other Benefits
If this role of interest to you please click to apply.