CNC Field Service Engineer

  • Apprenticeship Reference: 1379722328-2
  • Date Posted: 4 July 2024
  • Apprentice Employer: Pontem Recruitment
  • Location: Rugby, Warwickshire
  • Apprentice Pay: On Application
  • Apprenticeship Sector: Civil Engineering, Engineering
  • Apprenticeship Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

About this Apprenticeship

The company
A renowned high precision machine tool manufacturer with a worldwide distribution network working closely with some of the world's leading companies across a wide range of sectors. As part of their commitment to exceptional customer support, they are expanding their support team and seeking a CNC Field Service Engineer to join the team.

The role
A Field Service Engineer is now required to join the team on a permanent basis to support customers across the UK and Ireland (with a focus in the Midlands).

You will take responsibility for:

  • Responding to routine service and breakdown requests with a range of customers, on a variety of CNC Lathes and machine tools.
  • Installation and commissioning of CNC Lathe machines at customer sites across the UK and Republic of Ireland with a focus around midlands areas
  • Developing an understanding and product knowledge of the Linear robots and bar feeding systems to further enhance customer support.
  • Evaluating technical engineering drawings for optimal manufacturing approaches.
  • Setting cutting parameters for efficient material cutting.

What you need

It is ESSENTIAL for the successful candidate to have the following:

  • HNC/NVQ/C&G/ apprentice trained in engineering or similar field.
  • Ideally over 6 years of work experience and excellent understanding of CNC machine tool maintenance
  • knowledge and experience of using Fanuc Controls
  • Ability to interpret technical engineering drawings.
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to work well under pressure and thrive in a client-facing role


Other DESIRABLE skills include:

  • Experience of working with multi-spindle and multi-turret lathes would be an advantage.
  • Having familiarity with iHMI would be highly advantageous but not essential as training can be provided.
  • Knowledge of Gantry robots and bar feed loading systems is desirable


What is on offer
On offer is the chance to join a well-established European Machine Tool Manufacturer offering a great salary of 40,000 - 50,000 (DOE), a company vehicle, laptop, phone, hotel and travel expenses with the opportunity to progress on salary in the future. Working Mon-Fri, no weekend work required.

How to apply?

For more information on this role please contact us at our Birmingham office on (phone number removed) or email me at . Alternatively, please use the link in this ad to apply now.

We will aim to respond back to all successful applications within 5 days. If you do not hear back from us within 5 days, your application has been unsuccessful, however we will keep your CV and details on file to consider you for more relevant opportunities in the future.

Pontem Recruitment is a leading specialist recruitment agency who aim to bridge the skills gap between candidates and employers within the Engineering, Manufacturing & Logistics sectors.

Pontem Recruitment is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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