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Field Service and Commissioning Engineer

Manchester, United Kingdom
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Job Description

The UK Manager for Large Drives is looking to expand their department and is therefore on the lookout for a UK Field Service and Commissioning Engineer. This varied position is home based however it will enable you to travel the length and breadth of the UK and globally (2-3 times per year) as a means to become an expert within Siemens Large Drive systems.

You will be part of a Field Service team which commissions, services and maintains drive units which fully control many types of large electric motors - from 250kW to 50MW. These applications include; power stations, steel works, paper mills, petrol/chemical plants on and off shore and many more.

What are my responsibilities?

  • Diagnose, fault find, repair, maintain and commission new drive systems
  • Determine priorities of tasks and actions and schedules measures accordingly
  • Support customers remotely and onsite, and provides 2nd and 3rd level support
  • Adhere to relevant processes and regulations, including health and safety
  • Be involved in technical design and developments
  • Prepare reports, software and documentation
  • Contribute as test engineer to factory acceptance tests and demonstration to customers
  • Lead the commissioning team/ subcontractors while on site
  • Take responsibility for site permits and tasks

What do I need to qualify for this job?

  • HNC or equivalent in electrical/ electronic engineering
  • 3 phase power and Drives knowledge is essential
  • Experience of working with high voltage is advantageous
  • Ability to work as part of a team and share best practice
  • Willingness to travel UK wide and globally (valid passport and full driving licence) and to also work some weekends as required by the customer

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Requisition ID: 231048
Organization: Digital Factory
Career Level: not defined
Full time only