Field Service Electrician

Location : Kent, England
Job Ref : AL213
Consultant : Alex Lyons
Sector : Engineering, Manufacturing
Salary : £35k - 45k per year

Description

AL213: Field Service Electrician

Location: Essex/Kent

Salary: £35,000 – £45,000 OTE

Overview:

First Military Recruitment are currently seeking a Customer Support Engineer on behalf of one of our clients.

Applications from ex-military candidates are actively encouraged, however all candidates will be given due consideration.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • To carry out planned maintenance, repairs, upgrades and installations on UPS, IPS.
  • Fault finding and repair to module level on analogue/digital power supplies (UPS) and power quality equipment. This will involve working on DC rectifiers, DC power supplies, battery banks, UPS and IPS systems.
  • Knowledge of Generators and ability to fault find.
  • To provide breakdown support as and when necessary.
  • To provide technical/application telephone support.
  • To provide a professional service to all customers both internally and externally at all times.
  • To possess and display the company’s key values of trust, respect, commitment, motivation, integrity, honesty, ownership, conscientiousness, respectful, committed, hardworking, loyal and fun to all internal and external customers.
  • Completion and submission of relevant reports to service administration within a timely manner following all site activity.
  • To provide efficient Customer Support on all sites directed to attend.
  • To ensure all Health and Safety rules, procedures and requirements are adhered to.
  • To provide Customer on-site training.
  • To attend training and scheduled meetings.
  • Additional duties will also include: Call out rota, weekend working and unsocial hours.

Skills and Qualifications:

  • NVQ Level 3 in Installation & Commissioning and/or Maintenance 18th Edition or 17th Edition with the 3rd Amendment.
  • Health and Safety qualifications (CSCS, CCNSG Safety Passport, First Aid, Asbestos Awareness).
  • Knowledge of electrical fault finding and repair.
  • Knowledge and experience of UPS/IPS.
  • IT Literate – MS Word, Excel and Outlook.
  • Electrical aptitude.
  • Organisational skills/Logistics.
  • Understanding of the market and competitors’ products.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • To be self-motivated and able to work as part of a team.
  • Trustworthiness and discretion when handling confidential information.
  • Professional ‘people skills’ for working with a range of colleagues and customers.
  • Ability to work under pressure.
  • Able to build good working relationships with people from all backgrounds, abilities and skill sets.
  • Full driving licence – Full UK travel and there may also be a requirement for you to travel to the Channel Islands and Europe.
  • Ability to gain security clearance with MOD/Police Forces and others – this will require references from previous employers going back 3 years.
  • Will be required to apply for a Basic Disclosure.

Location: Essex/Kent

Salary: £35,000 – £45,000 OTE

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