Job Details: Service Engineer

Machinery Manufacturer
West Yorkshire
£28,000 - £38,000 (OTE £43,000)
Job Ref.
Job Type
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Car/Van, Discretionary Bonus, 33% Overseas Uplift


Automation Experts Ltd –

Immediate Job Opportunity


Packaging Service Engineer

West Yorkshire – 50% UK & International Travel

Vehicle + Overseas Uplift + Discretionary Bonus

£28-32k Service Engineer; £32-40k for PLC Programming Service Engineer

Ref SC 21667


Multi-Skilled Customer Service Engineer with ability to fault find and modify PLC systems now sought to join an international supplier of global packaging machinery.


The Field Service Engineer will be responsible for:

  • Installation and start-up of machines on Customer Sites
  • Carrying out Training of Customer personnel
  • Software Installation and Testing (product specific training provided)
  • Understand and edit basic PLC Programs
  • Mechanical & Electrical Troubleshooting / Fault Finding
  • Excellent understanding of pneumatics


When not in the field working on service jobs, the Engineer will be based in the factory workshop taking involvement in machine assembly, panel wiring and pre-commissioning test.


You will be a customer focused Multi-Skilled Service Engineer with background working with automated packaging machinery, conveyors, pneumatics, PLC’s and inverter drives.


We are open to applications from Service Engineers with basic PLC fault finding ability through to Engineers able to carry out modifications and software re-writes. Salary will be commensurate with ability. This is also an excellent opportunity for Service Engineers looking for more technical development.


A growing business, they can offer stability, progression and an interesting customer base. As a smaller company, you will find a family friendly environment with flexible working and discretionary bonuses.


Overtime is not paid, however, rarely worked. When travelling overseas, a 33% uplift of base salary is paid. A company vehicle will be provided – the client is open to this being a van or a car as long as it is suitable for the work required.


Based in West Yorkshire, this role is commutable from within and around the following areas: Huddersfield, Dewsbury, Wakefield, Bradford and Leeds.


All respondents to this position must be eligible to live and work in the UK - Automation Experts are unable to assist with the award of Visas or UK Work Permits.


For further information call Sarah Clarke on 01902212000 / 07519122547. Alternatively, email a copy of your current CV to quoting the above reference number. 






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