Field Service Engineer

  • Category
    Engineering - Field
  • Location
    Somerton, Somerset
  • Salary
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Field Service Engineers provide comprehensive service on assigned equipment maintaining high customer satisfaction, timeliness, accuracy, efficiency, cost-effectiveness, and safety. Provides technical assistance to support our customers in any manner as required.


Installs, commissions, and maintains products at user's site. Performs modifications or retrofits as needed
Demonstrates leadership and teamwork throughout all job responsibilities
Maintains complete and detailed knowledge of products and applications
Provides training for customers and others in the effective operation, calibration, and maintenance of products
Consistently achieves results in responding to customers and technical personnel inquiries regarding product specifications, maintenance and performance issues
Assists other Field Service Engineers, Process Engineers, and Sales Representatives with product installations, trade shows, training, and other events as required
Provides technical assistance in any manner required; troubleshoots, diagnoses, and calibrates products via telephone, internet, or at user's site for product spec performance
Maintains accurate records and issues complete and timely reports on equipment operations
Responsible for corporate toolbox
Provides support to the factory and trade shows as required
Accumulates histories of equipment performance, commercial relationships, and commercial opportunities
Maintains contact with Field Service Coordinator to facilitate effective scheduling
Assists in technical support department by responding to customer inquiries
Other duties as assigned
It is every employee's responsibility to be aware of and adhere to the applicable Safety & Health, Quality and Environmental Process


Bachelor's Degree in electrical or mechanical engineering or related field
Minimum five years of related experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience
Minimum three years of experience in optics, laser, and/or semiconductor manufacturing equipment experience is required
Vacuum experience preferred
Prior experience performing multiple on-site installations required
Must possess a valid driver's license, and valid passport


Ability to read and interpret technical journals and reports
Ability to support customers as assigned
Ability to compile reports and compose routine correspondence
Ability to communicate effectively with customers, and respond to common inquires, complaints, and requests
Ability to demonstrate excellent people skills and project a professional image
Ability to effectively deal with customers and negative situations
Ability to define problems, collect data, establishes facts, and draw valid conclusion.
Ability to travel extensively to support customer needs Spring Engineering Solutions (a trading name of Roevin Management Services Limited) acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. Spring Engineering Solutions is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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