Field Service Engineer - UK&IRE

Job type:Perm
Salary/Rate:£40000 - £50000 per annum
Business Sector:Field Service Engineering
Job ref:BBBH150699
Post Date:June 10, 2024


Covering UK&IRE

£40,000 - £50,000 + Excellent benefits

Monday - Friday - door to door (44 hours)

One of the UK's leading suppliers of highly complex process sterilisation and quality process equipment is now recruiting for a Field Service Engineer to join their busy and expanding field service engineering team to cover UK&IRE.

As the field service engineer, you will be required to travel to customer sites in the pharmaceutical and life-sciences field, carrying out repair and maintenance on a diverse range of technologies including autoclaves/sterilisers, RO systems, steam generators etc.

Key responsibilities as the Field Service Engineer:

You will be required to travel across the UK and Ireland and will include nights away from home.

  • Provide preventative maintenance, calibration and technical support, to a standard consistent with the high quality of the equipment and services the organisation supply and with the reasonable expectations of the customers.
  • Undertake fault finding/ rectification assignments as delegated by the management team
  • Creating, preparing and managing servicing and calibration documentation as delegated by the management team
  • Managing specific service spares
  • Role specific administration such as reporting, expenses, and time sheets
  • Proper management of the organisations equipment, including test equipment, computer equipment etc.
  • Support the training of other Field Service Engineers
  • Provide FAT support as required.
  • Additional administrative duties as required, including but not limited to, protocol review, document creation as per QMS.
  • Adhering to policies and procedures at all times

Experience required - Field Service Engineer:

  • ONC/HNC or equivalent in engineering (mechanical, electrical, electronic etc.)
  • Multi-skilled engineer who has carried out service, repair and maintenance on industrial sized electro-mechanical machinery
  • Industry background could be; FMCG, Ex-Military (Navy, REME, RAF etc.), Automation, Robotics, Pharmaceutical, Biotechnology, Semi-Conductor, Oil & Gas etc.
  • Flexible to travel and stay away as and when required as a field service engineer
  • Valid, UK driving licence


  • £40,000 - £50,000 depending on experience
  • Company performance bonus
  • Paid overtime x1.5 - Monday Friday any hours over 44 hrs (door to door travel)
  • Overnight stay allowance - £20 for first night away raising an extra £10 per night for consecutive nights (Capped at £110/night).
  • Once fully out on your own - Night 1-4 -£62 p/n, nights 5-7 - £80 p/n, nights 8 onwards is £100p/n.
  • Lunch allowance
  • Company vehicle included for personal use or the option for business use only
  • Company Pension scheme
  • 25 dyas holiday + bank
  • Company phone & laptop
  • Tools and uniform supplied
  • Annual salary reviews (linked to inflation) plus continuously review salary in relation to performance.

If you are and experienced multi-skilled field service engineer interested in making an application, please click APPLY NOW and a CBSbutler representative will be in touch to discuss this exciting opportunity.