Senior Field Service Engineer

Job title : Senior Field Service Engineer
Contract type : Permanent
Location : Greenford, London
Sectors :
Salary : Up to £0.00 per annum + plus excellent benefits
Start date : 2019-09-25
Job Reference : SYN2090_1569421620
Contact name : Stephen Brauner
Contact email :

Senior Field Service Engineer

  • Exceptional benefits
  • Up to £50k
  • World class Defence / Engineering company
  • 25 days holiday + BH

We currently have a terrific opportunity for an experienced Field Service Engineer Lead to join a prestigious business in Northolt.


A Field Service Engineer will be responsible for:

· Leading and executing company equipment activities, including; pre-installation surveys, equipment installations & removals and defect rectification work.

· Oversight and management of equipment fitting activities including close liaison/conflict management with staff and externally contracted companies.

· Conduct of System setting to work

· Presentation of equipment for Installation inspections, Harbour Acceptance, and Sea Acceptance trials

· Planning and [All] execution of sea going and land based trials

· Carrying out an Annual Maintenance/Health check

· Producing engineering reports

· Carry out attachment to overseas location for support to deployed MCMV on a four week rotation.

Your background / experience:

Be a Competent user or have a working knowledge of all support equipment (tooling) required to complete the task:

  • Regular use of Microsoft Office suite / Outlook - Qualified to intermediate level -
  • Access to naval military vessels for the integration of Electronic / Electrical equipment on board.
  • Use of Standard Electrical Test Equipment (advanced level) i.e. AVO meters, logic analysers, dummy loading and oscilloscopes.
  • Regular Access to factory laboratories for integration and testing purposes.
  • Use of basis mechanical tooling (spanner, screw drivers…)
  • Experience in electrical systems integration within the Naval Defence electronics / electrical industry.

Added information:

  • Occasional office based with working across all operational sites as required by project demands. Willing to work Away from home for periods up to 4 weeks.
  • Regular travel within UK and Overseas
  • Potential work in confined spaces

Current/Ex Royal Navy Royal Navy Senior Rate or Warrant Officer would be ideal for this role.


  • HNC/HND or equivalent in Engineering

We will endeavor to respond to all applicants, but if you do not receive a response within 5 working days, please consider yourself unsuccessful on this application.

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