Packaging Service Engineer - Yorkshire - £45,000 - £50,000

Location West Yorkshire
Discipline: Service Engineering
Job type: SEED - Permanent
Salary: ££45000 - £50000 per annum
Contact name: Carl Farrell

Contact email:
Job ref: CF - 64946_1719494677
Published: 17 days ago
Packaging Service Engineer - West Yorkshire - £45,000 - £50,000


My client are an industry leader within the Petrol Forecourt industry, Covering a number of contracts throughout the West Yorkshire

An excellent opportunity has arisen within the West Yorkshire area for an experienced Packaging Service Engineer

The Opportunity
To join a rapidly expanding owner managed business with a clear vision for future growth delivering exceptional customer service through quality products, services and employee well being.

The engineering department delivers exceptional customer service on a daily basis and has the most customer contact of any department in the business. Therefore your day-to-day contribution will be instrumental in driving continual improvements and in cementing our brand's position as the leader of our industry.

Although a demand driven role occasionally requiring the need to be able to deviate from a planned schedule, you are backed up by a wider team of service and spares planners to help maintain as much pro-activity as possible to keep excess travel and overnight stays to a
minimum and spread evenly across the team.

Customer focus is very much at the heart of my client so investment is and always will be provided to continually improve this where possible. This is not a job opportunity but we believe a career opportunity providing personal growth with continual training and rising earnings.

- Having the ability to liaise with both customers and colleagues to ensure maintains the customer service excellence that we pride ourselves on, is essential to the role.
- servicing, maintaining, and installing a range of equipment at customers sites nationwide.
- Attend customers site in a timely manner to carry out the task assigned and deliver exceptional customer service.
- Respond to customer demand promptly and professionally working autonomously as well as part of a wider team.
- Typical hours are around 40-45 but does vary as a demand driven role. Care is proactively taken to avoid excessive hours where possible.
- Install new machines and provide full operator training individually and as part of a team.
- Communicate effectively to liaise with:
- Customers both on site and to help to diagnose problems over the phone. The engineering and admin team The sales team.
- Participation in training courses, as and when required.
- This post does involve regular travel and overnight stays at occasionally short notice, as required.

Required skills:
- The minimum skills and qualifications required for this role include:
- Recognised electrical engineering qualification.
- Field engineering experience is essential.
- PLC interrogation experience is essential. In particular Siemens S7/TIA & OMRON Excellent communication skills and the ability to be a team player.
- Full UK driving licence.
- Polite telephone manner.
- Self-Motivation with the ability to work under pressure and manage deadlines.
- The ability to provide a digital job report on completion of a daily task using excellent English/Grammar.

- Ideally located within 1hr of Brighouse
- £40k-£50k salary
- 40-45hrs per week on site + travel
- 2x nights away from home on average per week
- Weekend work - very, very rare although if it's necessary to keep the customers in production then needs must. This is shared out into a 6th week rota To put it into perspective, we had one weekend breakdown call out last year. There is a fixed rate paid to the engineer should there be a call out.
- There is a guaranteed annual pay review at the end of each financial year.
- 20 holidays per year + bank holidays + Christmas - New Year shut down.
- The fit for the role is equally important as their engineering knowledge. Our field service engineers are all between the ages of 28-42 and the dynamic
works really well - it's crucial that we maintain this.

You must have a history within the Packaging Service Engineer industry to apply for this position

For further vacancies please visit our website.
If you believe you have the right experience and qualifications please forward your CV
If this position is NOT right for you, still forward you're CV. We specialise in many industries and have a number of other positions that maybe more suitable for your background.
All communication will be treated confidentiality

Hammond Recruitment Group is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.