Service Engineer

  • Job Reference: 00001213-1
  • Date Posted: 9 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Plasser UK
  • Location: London, West Ealing
  • Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Pension, Company Van, Free Parking
  • Sector: Engineering & Design, PTS Certified - On Track, Other Rail Jobs
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

PURPOSE OF THE JOB: To provide service support to meet the Customers’ needs/ requirements.


· To carry out repairs as requested to Plasser machines and equipment

· To Modify items / systems on Plasser machines and equipment

· To commission new and modified / repaired Plasser machines and equipment

· To be able to work as a member of a team or on own initiative

· To complete all required record keeping in a timely and accurate manner

· To carry out work in a timely and professional manner

· Will be required to work anywhere in the UK and also abroad when necessary

· To supply telephone assistance and site attendance to assist other departments outside of normal working hours as part of the On Call roster as required.

· To undertake any other tasks, from time to time as required by the Service Manager commensurate with the salary of the post.


Personal Qualities:

Essential: Flexible attitude Effective communicator

Desirable: Experience of working within an environment undergoing change

Specialist/Technical Knowledge, Skills or Aptitude:

Essential: Previous experience of Plasser machines or exposure & experience of Hydraulic, Pneumatic, electric/electronic systems A full clean manual driving licence

Desirable: Experience of electronics Computer competency and literacy

Academic/Technical Qualifications:

Essential: To have completed a full and indentured Apprenticeship Plasser systems experience in operation and function. PTS certified

Desirable: C & G’s or equivalent qualification in engineering / electrical Computer competency and literacy

Experience (type, level, extent, etc):

Essential: A background in engineering or electronics with a minimum of 5 years of Plasser machines

Desirable: On track machine service engineer Previous experience of working with other plant machinery of a similar nature.