Service Engineer - Laboratory Equipment
To provide preventative maintenance, installation and repair to a wide range of preparative laboratory equipment including media preparation equipment, centrifuges, incubators, ovens, CO2 incubators, stirrers, shakers, vacuum systems, heating devices, filtration systems, and any other equipment where experience, knowledge and training means work can be completed safely and proficiently.
Duties and responsibilities
Predominantly covering England and Wales, approximately 70% of the Service Engineers time will be field based servicing and maintaining laboratory equipment, equipment breakdowns, completing installations, demonstrations, end user staff training, supporting our nationwide sales team, etc. In order to manage these field based visits efficiently there will occasionally be the need to stay away overnight and in some instances there may be the requirement for an early morning start. It is anticipated that the remainder of the Service Engineers time will be based at the service centre in Nottingham. Whilst based at the workshop the focus will be on bench repairs, new product assembly, calibration and testing, new product evaluation and in rare instances building up and testing basic electrical controls such as timers, temperature controls, etc.
The candidate will ideally have experience servicing and repairing equipment in a laboratory environment, such as media preparation equipment, centrifuges, incubators, shakers, stirrers, mixers, balances, filtration systems, vacuum systems. They need to have a sound electro-mechanical base, with electrical understanding, and the ability to logically fault find
Minimum Qualifications and Relevant Attributes
- ONC, HNC, BTEC, City & Guilds qualification in an electro-mechanical discipline
- Good communication skills
- Knowledge of the laboratory industry preferable though not essential
- Computer literate
- Full clean driving licence
If you are interested and would like to join a successful and dynamic team please forward your CV to the following address:
Scientific Laboratory Supplies Limited
Wilford Industrial Estate
or click here to contact us.