Home Based Field Service Engineer (PLC SCADA Drives)

  • Location

    Dublin, Ireland

  • Sector:

    Industrial Automation & Operational Technology

  • Salary:

    £40,000 - £60,000 (+ Overtime, 10% Bonus & company benefits)

  • Contact:

    Daniel Polhill

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  • Published:

    about 2 years ago

  • Expiry date:


Techniche Global are supporting a Global Industrial Automation Organization with appointing a regional Field Service Engineer. This role will be covering parts of Ireland and will require the successful applicant to be based within the Dublin region.

Role description:

The Field Service Engineer is expected to provide the following services at customer sites in Ireland:

• Conduct Start Up of Medium Voltage products & 3rd party components as part of projects on customer locations. This contains, but is not limited to AC Drives, Soft starters, Switchgear & Controllers.

• Provide Emergency break down support, repair and on site analysis on Medium Voltage and other Allen Bradley products.

• Provide Technical Support to customers and colleagues worldwide.

• Participate in the on-call support mechanism as part of the EMEA MV Support Rota.

• Perform Preventative Maintenance activities on products.

• Lead the on-site Start-Up Project Management and liaise with Project Manager(s).

• Support the Project Manager(s) and Proposal Engineer(s) with quotes for spares and services.

• Complete all on site Project administration such as commissioning guidelines, reports & drawings.

• Conduct formal and informal training.

• Accurately complete commissioning/service documentation after every project and submit to relevant stakeholder

• Be prepared to travel to remote locations for extended periods when required.


Experience required for Professional Level:

• Minimum Five years of experience in similar position.

• Low/Medium Voltage Drives background.

• Technical Expertise is required in PLC’s & HMIs as well as drives.

• Working knowledge in a field service role.

• Ability to manage difficult customer support situations in an engineering / project or technical service capacity

• Good Interpersonal and communication skills

• Ability to work across the industrial automation product range and applications.

• Excellent fault finding skills

• Ability to work independently

• High degree of flexibility and willingness to travel globally