Field Service Engineer - V5809

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Field Service Engineer

Birmingham (surrounding area)

Hours Mon-Fri 08.00 – 16.30 + O/Time

Salary: £26,000 rising to £28,000 & with overtime expected to be £40,000.


Skillection Ltd are currently on the lookout for fantastic Industrial Compressor Service & Repair Engineer for their successful client based in the Midlands.  

Our client is looking to add an experienced Field Service Engineer to their engineering team who will assist them in maintaining their high standards of service. The successful candidate will ideally be located in the Midlands, in and around the Birmingham area.


Duties and responsibilities:

Engineers are responsible for the servicing, fault-finding, reactive and preventative maintenance work on compressed air systems, both on mobile & static applications. You will work primarily on Rotary Screw Compressors, associated Ancillary Equipment and Intelligent Control Systems with additional requirements to work on Piston and Rotary Vane compressors.

Service, troubleshoot, repair and maintain compressed air equipment, normally within a 100 mile radius of home location in the Midlands.

Maintain strong lines of communication with the servicing team to ensure we can manage our   work and customers’ requirements efficiently.

Provide high levels of customer service whilst always adhering to H&S and company policy.

Ensure equipment is always operating correctly and efficiently.

Build strong working relationships with customers.


Essential Skills / Experience

You must hold a relevant mechanical qualification to at least City & Guilds Level 3 or ONC in Motor Vehicle Engineering.

You must hold a full UK driving licence and have entitlement to work in the UK.

You will need a flexible approach to work schedules.

Sound knowledge of mechanical principles and repair procedures

3+ years’ as a Field Service Engineer (Compressed Air Industry) but engineers from a HGV/PCV/Plant background will be considered

Ability to apply knowledge to practical situations working on compressed air equipment.

Ability to follow instructions, reading and understanding electrical schematics and diagrams.

Sound understanding of external factors which can affect compressor performance.

You will need to be computer literate to operate the Job Sheet system on your phone/tablet.

Have a flexible approach to work which is sometimes outside normal working hours.

Be confident with customers and be able to discuss problems at all levels.

During times of heavy workload, be able to travel beyond the normal work area to assist in neighbouring areas.

The role is a physical one therefore you will need to be energetic, fit and healthy.



This is a home-based role and paid door to door.

Salary: £26,000 rising to £28,000 when you are trained and operating independently - with overtime expected to be £40,000.

Overtime : After 40 hours - time and half

Holidays: 28 days

Company vehicle provided with availability for personal use.


Mobile phone and tablet.

Specialist tools provided.

Opportunity to purchase tools at a preferential price.


To be considered for this excellent opportunity, please apply by submitting your CV ASAP or contact Helen for more info. Good Luck.