Our client is the World leader in the manufacture of machinery for the production of foam blocks, with more than 700 machines in operation in more than 130 countries worldwide.
In house electrical machine test engineer with overseas travel requirements.
Work outside UK equating to 10 to 15 weeks per year in one to two week blocks max.
Initial 9 12 months training in house before first site intervention.
Then following the Technical Manager on first two interventions.
Software training on Siemens Simatic Manager / Tia Portal and Beckoff ( IEC 61131 ).
25 days holiday plus stats.
Company credit card and cash advance for site working.
Company phone and laptop. Sick pay and pension
UK Apprentice trained.
Must be prepared for durations of overseas working,
Electrical bias with mechanical aptitude.
Preferred maintenance engineer or service engineer from a machine building background. Some fluid transfer knowledge would also be beneficial.
Ex forces considered, Royal Engineers, Air Force or Navy Engineering.
HNC Electrical or Electronic is the minimum qualification.
Computer literate with PLC experience Siemens S7, Allen Bradley and IEC61131 is again desirable. Must be able to read electrical schematics, fault find on industrial machine / control panels and be able to modify plc code.
The job can be physical demanding.
Salary around 35K (salary based) to start progressing to 40K when able to work overseas solo.
Please note, if your application is suitable, one of our consultants will call you within 5 working days. If you have not heard from us within this time, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful, however we will keep your CV on file to consider you for future opportunities.
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