Technical Service Engineer

  • Permanent
  • Chorley, Lancashire
  • £30000 - £40000 per annum + 25 days hols, plus additional payments GBP / Year

Reference number: E113473

Job title: Technical Service Engineer

Salary: £30,000 pa – £40,000 pa + benefits

Location: Chorley, with international travel

Duration: Permanent

Start date: ASAP

GPW are working with an established, successful Engineering company to recruit a Technical Service Engineer based in Chorley, with international travel.

The Technical Service Engineer should be a self-motivated person who can work well either individually or as part of a team. The position will be split between being office based and “hands on” on site – sometimes at short notice. Site work includes inspection, service, repair, installation and commissioning of new or existing equipment on a global scale.

Tasks, responsibilities, and skills may include:

  • A broad based mechanical engineering knowledge and skill set
  • Trouble shooting and problem solving
  • Supervision of teams of sub-contractors
  • The ability to work alone at customer sites
  • Generation of detailed accurate reports
  • The ability to maintain accurate comprehensive records of all work in formats required
  • Liaising with customers and suppliers
  • Inspection of pressure vessels
  • Repair of pressure vessels to the relevant code
  • On site assembly of new / repair of existing equipment
  • Assembly / preparation of equipment and tooling in workshop
  • Accepting responsibility and accountability commensurate with the position

The service department travel internationally, specifically to service pressure vessels on specialist machines. Any training specifically relevant to pressure vessels would be given by the company.

Candidate Requirements:

  • Recognised ECITB time served apprenticeship in mechanical engineering
  • Full clean UK driving licence and UK passport

On offer:

  • This is a permanent role, based in the North West, UK paying £30,000 pa – £40,000 pa basic dependant on expertise and experience, plus there is a daily additional payment when out on site
  • Pension
  • Death in service scheme
  • 25 days holiday plus 8 bank holidays

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