Global Field Service Engineer

Posted 2 months ago by Forces Recruitment Solutions Group Ltd (Head Office)
Location Chesterfield Job Type Full Time - Permanent
Salary £40k per year + Travel + OT + benefits Sector Electrical, Electronics, Engineering, Mechanical, Travel

A Global Field Service Engineer is required to commission, install, service and maintain equipment used in the manufacturing of glass products. The ideal candidate will have a recognized qualification in Electrical/Electronic engineering, with hands on experience from concept to installation. Skills must include experience gained in a high-pressure manufacturing environment. The candidate will need to be experienced in fault finding as this role will be a mixture of manufacture, testing in the workshop and world-wide customer support varying from commissioning and training to fault diagnosis and repair. Our client is steadily expanding their operations and is looking to bring an hands-on engineer on board with the ability to work unsupervised, under pressure and to time constraints.

Applications from suitably experienced ex-military personnel (British Army, Royal Air Force, Royal Navy or Royal Marines) are strongly encouraged to apply.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Installation and commissioning of equipment
  • Fault finding, repairing, testing and maintaining equipment on customer sites around the world
  • Liaising with customer’s onsite ensuring their complete satisfaction
  • Offering customer training on completion of commissioning works
  • Producing engineering service reports
  • The position regularly requires travel, within the UK and overseas, and work outside of normal office hours

Person Specification:


  • Electrical/Electronic engineering qualification
  • Experience in fault finding
  • Some experience with mechanical skills
  • Proficient in computing skills
  • Experience with PLC control systems


  • A clean driving licence
  • Foreign language skills


  • £40,000 pa + Travel + OT + benefits


  • In Chesterfield – 37.5 hrs per week (½ day Friday)


  • Full training on company processes and products
  • Company pool-vehicles for off-site travel to clients
  • 28 days holiday + 8 bank holidays
  • 5% Company pension contribution
  • Profit sharing bonus scheme
  • Attendance bonus
  • Employee Personal Assistance Program

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Forces Recruitment Solutions Group Ltd (Head Office)


Forces Recruitment Solutions Group is the original and leading recruitment consultancy for ex-military personnel from the Army, Navy, RAF and Royal Marines. Established in 2001, FRS has helped thou...

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