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Field Engineer – Winchester, Hampshire – Permanent

Nicholas Howard Limited are delighted to be recruiting for a new and exciting role as a Field Engineer.

To deliver support our Client has a team of field engineers run from its Winchester office by a working Engineering Director to whom this position will report. The position will require the successful applicant to travel extensively and to spend part of the week away from home on a regular basis. Being a field engineer in the sectors in which the Client operates requires flexibility and adaptability; as job schedules are often changed at short notice at the customer’s request.

The duties of the Field Engineer include but are not limited to:

  • Delivering the full range of installations, site acceptance test, qualification, calibration, service and breakdown / troubleshooting services on the customers site.
  • Dealing with “return to base” breakdown and warranty issues at the Winchester head office.
  • Dealing with on-site customer related documentation, (permit to work, method statements, attendance records, site reports).
  • Compiling off site customer documentation (service reports, calibration reports etc) for timely dispatch to the customer.
  • Working with the Engineering Director to maintain maximum scheduling efficiency.
  • Dealing with customers, estates staff, internal and external facility managers and equipment users at all times presenting an efficient, knowledgeable and customer friendly company profile.
  • Maintaining the company car provided in a manner compliant with company procedures.
  • Maintaining and delivering to company admin staff, expenses, mileage records, timesheets etc as required.
  • Identifying possible sales or upselling opportunities to company sales staff.

The successful candidate will:

  • Demonstrate a clear understanding of the role and working profile of a Field Engineer.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of at least two of the required skill sets of:

– Mechanical engineering

– Electrical engineering and fault finding

– Refrigeration at pharmaceutical temperatures (-70 degrees or lower) derived from industrial refrigeration experience

  • “F Gas” Regulation certification would be desirable.
  • PC ability consistent with on road communication and report generation.
  • Have a strong “can do” service ethos.
  • Be able to work equally comfortably as either part of a multi engineer team or on his or her own.

To be considered for this position please apply below.