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Field Service Engineer

JOB PURPOSE

The Field Service Engineer works as part of the Field Service team who provide engineering support and maintenance through the engineering lifecycle of the product at designate customer locations on and off-site.  This will include planning, prioritising work, to ensure procurement, installation, testing and configuration requirements are met in accordance with relevant legislation, regulations and contractual requirements.

Reporting

You will report to the Field Service Team Lead and consult with the wider project team.

Candidate requirements

  • To provide pre-production support to engineers at all levels as required.
  • Experience establishing and working to MoD Safety and regulatory standards with the ability to assess potential risks and document mitigating actions.
  • Experience of working with electrical/electronic systems, especially within a MoD maritime domain.
  • To assist the Team Lead in the planning, assembly and testing of manufactured items and cables in accordance with quality procedures and associated work instructions with the ability to deputise in Team Lead absence.
  • Carry out installation and setting to work activities of project equipment, as detailed in the project installation and test plans.
    • Work as part of a team with the ability to travel extensively both nationally and internationally as determined by customer field service requirements which can be at short notice.
    • Attendance at sea, land or air trials as required to measure, service and maintain equipment as necessary.
    • Provide timely engineering support for system integration and test activity as required.
    • Ability to produce and or update project/technical documentation to  meet Company, MoD and other customer standards.
    • The experience/ability to establish and maintain good working relationships with internal and external stakeholders  including, but not limited to, customers, suppliers, project teams and colleagues.
    • Maintain and support routine maintenance cycles ensuring all quality and legal standards are met whilst helping to manage obsolescence.
    • Good interpersonal skills providing clear communication and documentation, with good oral and  written skills.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • An engineering-based qualification at a minimum of HNC level.
  • Ability to obtain security clearance & has a clean driving license.
  • Ability to work in confined spaces.