Field Service Mechanical Engineer

Location: Wickford
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: Annual salary of up to £36k+ travel allowance and opportunities for uncapped overtime
Contact: Bethany Male
Call: Bethany
Reference: J13970
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Field Service Mechanical Engineer
Gap personnel are currently working with a leading Engineering service company based in Wickford, Essex who due to business growth, are recruiting for a Workshop & Field Service Mechanical Engineer to work within the Southeast of the UK. The role will require you to work Monday to Friday office' hours (40 hours) with an out of hours on call requirement of 1 in every 4.

Candidate must have experience within the heavy engineering sectors, good rotating equipment knowledge and hand on skills and abilities. Scope is to maintain, repair, and overhaul various equipment assets such as pumps, turbines, valves, gearbox, conveyors, and coolers etc.

Duties for the Field Service Mechanical Engineer include:
• Mechanical repairs and maintenance to rotating equipment such as large turbines, array of pumps, BFW multi-stage. Additionally, auxiliary and BOP equipment such as gearboxes, coolers, conveyors and valves etc.
• Perform mechanical maintenance; proficient in the use of measuring equipment such as micrometres, DTI's, and alignment tooling.
• To mechanically undertake and complete Workshop and Field Service activities inclusive of reporting detailing findings, condition assessments, critical tolerances, actions taken and recommendations.
• To communicate on a technical level both verbally and written to peers and customers.
• Fault finding and diagnosis of mechanical equipment associated but not limited to the heavy engineering sectors working on an array of rotating machines, balance of plant and auxiliary systems.
• Conduct defect repairs and routine maintenance on mechanical equipment for commercial and heavy industry machinery and ancillary equipment, ensure installations are to manufacturer standards & legislation requirements are adhered to.
• Work alone to identify and resolve faults and concerns on mechanical systems without receiving explicit direction.
• When required assist and lead planned projects and outages as directed by peers.
• Effectively manage work schedule.

Experienced required for the Field Service Mechanical Engineer:
• Mechanical time-served and indentured to ONC & HNC, NVQ, or equivalent qualifications.
• Previous experience in a hands-on engineering role carrying out repairs, installations, fault finding etc.
• Experience with OEM pumps, turbines and/or strong rotating equipment
• Technically minded with great attention to detail
• A great self-motivator and able to work well on your own.
• It is essential that you have a driving licence in order to carry out the duties of the role.
• Flexible and be available for call outs when required.

In return for your hard work:
• You will be rewarded with a £30K to £36K annual salary depending on experience + £3,600 travel allowance.
• Company van fully kitted out + fuel card.
• Generous annual leave entitlement of 28 days + bank holidays.
• Vehicle, uniform, PPE, mobile phone, and tools will be provided.
• Uncapped overtime structure.
• Statutory Pension Scheme.
• Great training and development opportunities

If you would like to discuss this Mechanical Engineering position further, please call Bethany at Gap Personnel (Norwich Branch) on 01603 917 900.


This vacancy is advertised on behalf of gap personnel group (Quattro Recruitment Ltd & Quattro Healthcare Ltd) who operate as an Employment Business. gap personnel group is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

The gap personnel group are committed to the selection, recruitment and development of the best people, basing judgements solely on suitability for the job.  Whilst we endeavour to respond to all applications individually, due to high volumes, this is not always possible. Thank you for your interest in this role and we look forward to working with you in the future.

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