Senior Field Service Engineer

Job title : Senior Field Service Engineer
Contract type : Permanent
Location : Basingstoke
Sectors :
Salary : £37000.00 - £41000 per annum + OT + PENSION + 5 weeks holiday
Start date : ASAP
Duration : Permanent
Job Reference : SYN2226_1594816579
Contact name : Stephen Brauner
Contact email :

Senior Field Service Engineer

  • Up to £41k
  • Overtime available

  • Pool car when travelling to site - Working away at customer sites twice a month on average

  • 8am - 4:30 pm
  • Overtime paid
  • pension

Our client, a Manufacturing & Maintenance business serving the food processing industry are currently looking for an experienced Team leader / supervisor to lead an experienced team of engineers, this role will suit someone with a background in special purpose machinery equipment. Working on a shift pattern you will be required to travel frequently with overnight stays


As a team leader / supervisor you will be an integral part of the business. You will be required to lead a small team (2/3 engineers) with on-site visits for maintenance and/or repair work. This will be a hands on position so some experience with toolroom equipment (Welding, fabrication, machining etc) would be advantageous. Working on a shift pattern you will be required to travel frequently with overnight stays. An individual training plan will be developed to improve all required skills.

Knowledge and Experience:

It is ESSENTIAL to have a valid driving license in order to apply for this position


  • Mechanical biased service / repair engineer
  • Driving license (ESSENTIAL)
  • IT skills including MS Excel, Word, Powerpoint, Outlook.


  • Time served apprenticeship or equivalent qualification.

  • Working at height.
  • COSHH awareness.
  • First Aid
  • Knowledge and experience of Health and Safety in particular, food hygiene.
  • Food industry knowledge.
  • Forklift truck license.
  • IPAF 3a license.
  • Lifting and slinging.

Willingness to Travel nationwide as part of a team on a shift pattern.

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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