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Senior Service Engineer

  • Location: Atherton
  • Salary: £45k - 60k per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 2 months ago

Senior Service Engineer – Atherton – Construction/Maintenance - Competitive salary- Company car

Overview
My client design, manufacture and install Building Energy Management Systems within the education, health and leisure sector and they are looking for a senior controls or BMS service engineer who will carry out preventative maintenance visits and breakdowns on a wide range of controls.

80 to 90% of works are within a 70 mile radius of Manchester. There are occasional away works in places like London, Cumbria, Midlands. Overnight stays are applicable on sites which have a travel time greater than 3 hours. Overnight accommodation, expenses and allowances are all provided.

Responsibilities
The purpose of this position is to carry out call outs, pre-planned, general and routine service visits which will include but not be limited to the following responsibilities.
• Carrying out routine health checks, service visits and breakdowns.
• The production of detailed reports including strategy drawings, test results and modification drawings.
• Keeping the service co-ordinator or director up to date on their movements and location.
• The interaction and communication with customers, clients and other members of staff.
• The production or back engineering of software strategy
• The modification of supervisor graphics.
• Advising the customer on potential benefits and savings from adapting the system.
• Quoting for the replacement of faulty parts or items.
• Carrying out energy audits.
• Provide controls & energy solutions and ideas.
• Assist in the training of junior engineers and other staff.

Attributes
A senior service engineer has the following attributes
• Can work alone un-supervised in most situations.
• An in-depth knowledge of both BEMS and conventional controls.
• Good communication skills
• Can read schematic drawings
• Can identify applications in existing plant
• Can highlight potential cost saving measures
• Can carry out surveys on existing systems

A senior service engineer is a field-based staff position working within the hours of 8am to 5pm Monday to Friday.