Commissioning Engineer - Central Belt

Ref: 156 Date Posted: Friday 01 Feb 2019
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Bonfire Recruitment is proud to be retained with an innovative Scottish SME manufacturing organisation in the recruitment of a permanent Commissioning Engineer for its food industry equipment manufacturer at its site based in the West of Scotland near Glasgow, UK.

This is a new technology that will certainly have technical, process and commercial    challenges as it is rolled out, the right individual must have positive drive, energy and passion to push through the challenges of a fast growing innovative business.

We are looking for a highly motivated individual who is ambitious and passionate with the drive to succeed and is happy working alone of long periods.
This position will be mainly working on customers sites, so lots of travelling, initially  customer sites are in Kent, but probably in the midlands too by 2019. Some work in Glasgow helping with machine assembly



The Commissioning Engineer role will require the successful individual to maintain, service and repair equipment on customer sites. You will also be required from time to time to assist with commissioning and upgrading machines in the field.



•    Maintaining, servicing and repairing equipment on customer sites
•    Equipment testing
•    Electrical fault finding and diagnostics
•    Programming servo and inverter controllers
•    Writing documentation / planning for commissioning
•    Writing customer documentation
•    Awareness of H&S regulations and procedures
•    Good interpersonal skills
•    Excellent problem solving ability
•    Work independently and as part of a team


Experience Required:

•    An appropriate Engineering Degree and relevant industry experience (or have appropriate educational level) and additional working experience/apprenticeship
•    17th edition qualified electrician
•    Background within mechanical and electrical installation of equipment on site.
•    Experience within the food industry or FMCG industry would be highly desirable
•    Knowledge of writing documentation
•    Awareness of H&S regulations and procedures
•    Customer facing experience
•    Experience of training individuals for be beneficial
•    Pro-active and a self-starter


Full job description available on request, therefore if you would like to be considered apply now

If you have any questions please contact Scott Buchanan on





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