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Commissioning Engineer

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Salary: £40k per year

Location: Coventry, West Midlands

Job Type: Permanent

Date Listed: 19 Feb 2019

Reference: 4285 - Apex SG

Apex Recruitment are currently recruiting for the position of Commissioning Engineer for a global market leader in the manufacture of both external and internal thread grinding machines, based in Coventry.

COMMISSIONING ENGINEER (Machine Tool) – PERMANENT – COVENTRY & OVERSEAS

SALARY: £35,000 - £45,000 per annum

HOURS: 39 hours per week: Monday – Thursday; 7.30am – 4pm & Friday; 7.30am - 3pm

Our client is currently seeking a qualified Commissioning Engineer to join their team. The ideal candidate should have a strong machine tool background preferably with grinding type machine tools. As a Commissioning Engineer you will take an active role in the final testing of equipment prior to delivery, site installation and the commissioning and servicing of a range of precision thread grinding machine tools.

In return for your experience and skillset our Client is offering a competitive salary in the region of £35,000 - £45,000 per annum alongside a generous 33-day holiday entitlement (inclusive of bank holidays) and the opportunity to benefit from pension and health care schemes.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a Commissioning Engineer with a thirst for UK and international travel to grow, develop and support a forward-thinking global market leader.

The responsibilities of the Commissioning Engineer:

  • Functional Testing of the machine to customer specifications
  • Machine operation training and demonstrations
  • Machine maintenance training
  • After sales support
  • Installation and commissioning at customers site
  • Servicing and maintenance

This position is ideal for a motivated and confident Commissioning Engineer who can demonstrate the following:

  • Have understanding and practical working knowledge of CNC machine tools
  • Knowledge of the application and use of CNC grinding machine tools (NC programming experience would be an advantage)
  • Ability to read and understand electrical and mechanical drawings
  • Experience of electrical, mechanical and pneumatic/hydraulic fault finding
  • Experience of Siemens systems and drives
  • NC Programming experience
  • Experience of modern abrasives and grinding methods