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Field Service Engineer - North England
Competitive plus Overtime & Car
Location: North West Sector: Print
Reference: GYJ1477 Sub-Sector: Commercial Print
Contact: Gary Young Telephone: 0141 647 6688
Are you an experienced Field Service Engineer with experience working in the Flexo or Digital / Laser Engraving equipment sectors who is ready to join a successful multinational company ?

If so, our Client is offering a challenging but rewarding opportunity that involves:-

•Travelling to sites throughout the UK and Ireland (occasional international travel required).
•Performing installation, commissioning, SAT’s, FAT’s, service, maintenance and repair of Flexographic and Digital printing and laser engraving equipment.
•Telephone support
•Communicating with customers and building relationships with operators/technicians and other key personnel.
•Delivering machine training at Operator and Maintenance/Technician level.
•Carry out pre-installation Site Surveys
•Occasional Sales support at Exhibitions/Customer visits
•Accurate reporting of daily activities including reporting of Customer feedback.
•Liaising with colleagues to resolve software / hardware / documents / spare parts issues as required.
•Maintenance of central database following software updates/upgrades carried out in the field.

Experience required:-
•Suitably qualified technical person educated to at least HNC level or equivalent in Electrical / Electronic Engineering.
•Relevant experience of fault finding, commissioning and maintenance of Industrial Automation equipment with PC literacy essential.
•A certain degree of 'mechanical aptitude' is also required.

The successful applicant will be expected to have a flexible attitude to out of hours working.


You can expect a competitive base salary in addition to overtime and excellent benefits including a company car.


This position has now been filled, but has been left on our website as we have other similar vacancies to this on an ongoing basis that might interest you. More importantly, we have vacancies that are not advertised due to their confidential nature therefore it would certainly be in your interest to email your CV, as a word document, depending on which sector you are in, to :-

Head of Packaging recruitment – Greg Nelson – greg@harrison-scott.co.uk

Head of Print recruitment–Neil Pearson – neil@harrison-scott.co.uk

Head Paper recruitment – Gary Young – gary@harrison-scott.co.uk

Board level, account management and all levels of sales vacancies –

George Thompson – george@harrison-scott.co.uk

Our divisional heads will then email your CV internally to the consultant who specialises in your exact sector, for example a category of packaging is cartons, a category of print is print management, in fact we have over 30 specialist categories. Our specialist consultant will contact you if we have a live vacancy that matches, or contact you in the near future as soon a good match to skill set and experience becomes available.