Service Engineer – Southend on Sea – 28 – 32K – Award winning business

Location Essex
Type Contract
Salary 28K - 32K

Service Engineer – Southend on Sea – 28 – 32K – Award winning business


Do you have a strong passion for electro-mechanical machines? Do you want to work with a fast – growing company in the print industry where you can have a successful and progressive career?  Want to be a part of an innovative, award winning and successful team?


Then please read on…..


We are looking to recruit an experienced and knowledgeable Field Service Engineer to work with one of our leading and prestigious clients. Our client is a recognized expert within the print industry and are one of the leading service providers to pre-press and digital wide format inkjet printing industries.


The Field service engineer will be responsible to fault find, repair, overhaul, service and commission a complete range of high specification electro-mechanical, machine tools. If you have experience gained within precision engineering, working on electro-mechanical machines then this is a fantastic opportunity with a leading brand.


The post is for 2 years, but with realistic opportunities to continue afterwards into a complete permanent position.


Southend on Sea area – on site support 40 hours / week Mon – Fri


Roles & Responsibilities


  • Install, service, and maintain products in the defined area of responsibility
  • Establish and maintain communication and partnership with customers, team members, and business contacts.
  • Ensure all activities are performed following the available instructions and information, within the quality system framework
  • Report all relevant service activity, to ensure updated and accurate service data in the service system
  • Special projects and Field Corrective Actions, including preparation, planning and execution.


Required Experience & Skills


  • Must have an in – depth knowledge of fault finding, diagnosing and repairing complex electrical problems covering both old and new machine applications
  • Excellent hands on abilities working with electrical machines / machine tools, preferably printers
  • Excellent hands on abilities working with electrical machines / machine tools
  • Able to work autonomously but within a defined support structure
  • Ideally some mechanical capabilities though electrical bias is the strong desire
  • Experience in IT / Print industry would be an advantage
  • Self-motivated and flexible
  • Strong communication skills
  • Must have a can-do attitude towards identifying and rectifying complex electrical and mechanical problems
  • Preferably educated in electrical / IT / Print / mechatronics engineering




  • Handsome Salary
  • Product training from day 1
  • Tools and training provided
  • Low-cost private health scheme
  • Workers’ pension scheme


If you are interested in this position, please call us on 0333 358 3241. Or apply to this advert with your CV.