Technical Support Engineer

  • Job Reference: 1216240371-2
  • Date Posted: 25 January 2024
  • Recruiter: Wallace Hind Selection LTD
  • Location: Hertfordshire
  • Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Annual Bonus + Company Car + Private
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

A rare opportunity for an experienced Service Engineer or Technical Support Engineer to move into a senior office based role offering technical support to clients and the field service team. Working for a market leading manufacturer of packaging machinery sold into the food industry.

BASIC SALARY: up to £55,000

BENEFITS:
Annual Bonus
Company Car
Private Health

LOCATION: Office based along the M4 corridor, between London and Slough

COMMUTABLE LOCATIONS: Uxbridge, Slough, High Wycombe, Watford, Maidenhead, Richmond, Reading

JOB DESCRIPTION: Technical Support Engineer, Service Engineer, Maintenance Engineer - Packaging Machinery, Food

Reporting to the Managing Director and Service Manager, you will be office based and responsible for providing remote technical support to both existing clients and the companies field service team.

There will be occasional travel to client sites to assist on installations and to the companies factories in Europe for training will be required.

You will also work closely with the UK aftersales team and manufacturing sites in Europe and will be responsible for all Health and Safety documentation.

PERSON SPECIFICATION: Technical Support Engineer, Service Engineer, Maintenance Engineer - Packaging Machinery, Food

You will ideally be a Field Service Engineer with hands on experience working with packaging or processing machinery used in the food industry looking for an office based role.
The company will consider an office based Technical Support Engineer with experience of packaging machinery or a food factory Maintenance Engineer / Supervisor.
You WILL be a qualified Multi skilled Engineer with an electrical bias and some knowledge of working with PLC s.
Lastly you will be technically credible, commercially astute and a good communicator.

THE COMPANY:

A UK and Worldwide market leading manufacturer of packaging machinery sold into the food market. This is a very well established UK sales and service office with whom I have worked for over 12 years and placed many people with. They are a good company full of genuinely nice people.

This Technical Support Engineer role is to replace the incumbent who is retiring shortly, so you will get a chance to train alongside them for a few months.

PROSPECTS:

There is a genuine opportunity to move into an aftersales management role in the next 2 to 3 years if successful in this Technical Support Engineer position.

INTERESTED? Please click apply. You will receive an acknowledgement of your application.

Please Note: Wallace Hind Selection have been chosen as the retained recruitment partner of our client and therefore any direct applications to our client from candidates or agencies will be forwarded on to us direct.

REF: MPH17595, Wallace Hind Selection Ltd