Pump Engineer Elec/Mech 28k-30k+o/t+van Bedfordshire

28000.00 - 30000.00 GBP Annual + GBP28000 - GBP30000/annum overtime + vehicle + benefits
15 Oct 2016
09 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
My Client is a rapidly expanding Industrial Pump repair and service company based in Bedfordshire.

They currently have an excellent opportunity for an experienced Field Engineer to undertake repair, rebuild and maintenance of HVAC, sewage, irrigation and clean water industrial pumps plus fans, valves, motors and plant room monitoring equipment.

Experience in a similar field is essential and electrical and welding skills are desirable. A full driving licence is required.

Main Purpose of job:
Installation/maintenance/service/repair/specification/of pumps and associated control systems including electrical installations.

A call out rota is in operation and you will be required to take your turn.

Pump Range (mainly industrial) including the following:

Vacuum, Sewage, Pressure, Self Priming, Positive displacement, Heating , Cooling, Dosing, Irrigation, Bore Hole, Condensate, Chemical, Submersible, Multistage, Centrifugal.

Duties for this role are as follows:

Installation/repair/maintenance of control panels (Single/three phase)

Wiring in motors/ floats/switches

Analysis of pump fault on site, upon investigation supervision of corrective action i.e. repair in workshop, motor rewind (external supplier).

Removal of faulty pumps, in situ, valving off and ensuring electrics are safe. Upon completion of workshop repair, installation of pump on site ensuring unit in full safe working order.

Maintenance/Service of pumps (duration usually every 6 months)
Checking the following:

Installation test
Electrics sound i.e. 'not down to earth'.
Mechanical seals good.
Check all associated equipment e.g. display panel lighting.
Water/air pressure.
Control panel
After inspection undertaken, service report completed and issued to customer

New pump sales - installation on site ensuring units fit into existing pipework.
Set up overload on contactor and test.
Show customer how unit works, ensuring customer signs for unit when installation/ instruction undertaken satisfactorily.

Booster Sets - Repair/ service/ installation, checking pressure/valves and electrics.

Work Radius: Works may be either in the company workshops or external site locations as specified by your supervisor.

Call out Rota: Weekly 24 hour call out rota to cover emergency call outs. Rota will be agreed between supervisor and engineering team. Please note for new starters you will be mentored on emergency call outs ~ (normally 3 times) in order to build up experience and confidence before attending independently.

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