Field Calibration Engineer (Instrumentation)

  • Job Reference: 00000018-1
  • Date Posted: 24 May 2018
  • Location: Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Engineering, Field Service
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

My client is a worldwide leading manufacturer of technically advanced materials testing instrumentation, trusted by leading manufacturer's in the fields of composites, plastics, metals and medical devices to deliver best in class' product solutions across a broad range of testing disciplines.

With global representation and as part of a global engineering group, this organisation operates at the forefront of technology and innovation, with an unrelenting commitment to research and development, world class manufacturing facilities and the recruitment of good people central to their future success.

The Role - Field Calibration Technician, Materials Testing Instrumentation

Following planned expansion, this market leading organisation now seeks to recruit a technically motivated and customer focused Field Calibration Engineer, responsible for the planned preventative maintenance and calibration of leading edge materials testing instrumentation, used in a wide range of applications, including compression , high-cycle fatigue , impact , multi-axis , peel, tear & friction , rheology , shear , simple cyclic & tension testing solutions.

This role is home based, and will involve travelling to a wide range of customer sites throughout the region stated above. The successful applicant will need to ensure that the highest levels of customer service are maintained at all times.

Your Background - Field Calibration Technician, Materials Testing Instrumentation

Suitable candidates for this exciting role will need to possess a qualification in electronics, engineering or science, and have gained experience working in a calibration, service or workshop repair environment. Although experience of working with materials testing equipment would be advantageous, engineers or technicians from any electronic or electro-mechanical based backgrounds are encouraged to apply, as full and comprehensive manufacturer's training will be provided.

The Benefits - Field Calibration Technician, Materials Testing Instrumentation

This is a truly excellent opportunity to join a world-class manufacturer of instrumentation. You will be joining a national team of engineers who take great pride in their work and who aim to build upon long-term relationships with customers. You will be continually challenged as you are exposed to new technologies. You will receive constant support and guidance from senior management and your technical knowledge will be furthered through ongoing training courses across a broad range of instrumentation. For those with the desire there are opportunities to progress your career into more technical specialist roles.

An excellent salary is accompanied by a generous benefits package which includes a fully expensed company car, bonus scheme, life assurance, pension scheme, lunch allowance, laptop, mobile phone and the opportunity to progress your career within a truly market leading technically innovative organisation.