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Vacancy: Field Service Engineer South

PrintSafe has an excellent reputation for strong engineering capability and responsive customer support. We are looking for a talented electro-mechanical engineer to join our experienced field-service engineering team. Based in the South, you will work primarily in the field to support the PrintSafe range of coding and marking (printing) equipment in customer manufacturing and packing sites across the UK and Ireland.

Ideal location: Southern UK mainland, possibly occasional visits to Ireland
Role Type: Permanent, full time (40-hour week)
Travel/Overnights: 60-80% weekly (infrequently Ireland), typically 3-4 overnight stays /week

To apply, please send your CV to recruit@printsafe.co.uk

The Role

You will be responsible for:

  • Equipment servicing and maintenance
  • Technical support, including fault-finding and repair
  • Delivering customer engineer and operator training

The Ideal Candidate

You will need:

  • Excellent mechanical and electrical skills
  • Strong diagnostic skills
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • A strong work ethic, with the ability to work autonomously
  • Good personal organisation skills
  • Good time management skills, including the ability to manage several projects simultaneously
  • BTEC/ONC (or equivalent) formal electronics training as a minimum
  • Strong IT skills (Windows, Email, Internet, Word, Excel)
  • Full, current UK driving licence

You might also have:

  • Experience working in the Food, Pharmaceutical or FMCG manufacturing or packaging sectors
  • Experience delivering formal or informal training
  • Project management experience

To apply, please send your CV to recruit@printsafe.co.uk

About PrintSafe Ltd

PrintSafe Ltd is independently owned by two private shareholders who currently manage the business. The company is the sole UK and Ireland agent for Koenig & Bauer Coding GmbH (formerly know at KBA-Metronic GmbH), parent company Koenig & Bauer AG Group, the world’s second largest printing press manufacturers with the broadest product range in the industry.

PrintSafe was formed by the purchase by the current directors of the UK subsidiary of KBA-Metronic Ltd in the UK in 2006 and has since then show continued growth and stability during challenging times.

Koenig & Bauer Coding GmbH, whom PrintSafe Ltd represents directly and exclusively, is a medium-sized German technology company specialising in the development, design, production, marketing and service of coding and marking systems. Its products are niche and highly engineered, but also have mass B2B market appeal, providing reliable, critical production environment coding systems for the food, pharmaceutical, medical, cable, automotive and technology industries.

PrintSafe Ltd is proud to be an equal opportunities employer. We are a Covid-19 Secure Workplace and take our responsibility for staff welfare extremely seriously.

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