• Permanent, Full-time
  • Salary: Dependant on qualifications and experience
  • Location: Scotland
  • Industries: Testing of systems
  • Company: Laboratory Specialist Services Ltd.
  • Date Posted: 4 December 2018
  • Closing Date: 28 February 2019
  • Start Date: 5 December 2017
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  • Ref: Service Engineer (LEV)

Job Description

Laboratory Specialist Services Ltd are established manufacturers of Laboratory Furniture, Fume Cupboards and Extract Systems. We are based in East Kilbride and although the majority of our business is done within the central belt of Scotland, we regularly work throughout the UK.

As well as new installations, we also carry out annual servicing of LEV’s/Fume Cupboards and Associated extract systems. Due to high demand in this field, we are now looking to grow our inspection team. We have some exciting opportunities for enthusiastic Service Engineers of varying levels to join us, with an immediate start available.

Preferred Skills/Experience

Your core responsibility will be visiting customer sites to carry out Local Exhaust Ventilation (LEV) inspection projects. You will generally work alone or with one other engineer. The successful candidate/s will be predominantly based in the field, but with periods of being office and work-shop based.The role involves visiting our customers’ premises to carry out a ‘Thorough Examination & Test’ and issue certification to confirm that their LEV’s/Fume Cupboards are operating safely and are conforming to current standards. As well as carrying out inspections, a large part of the role will involve fault-finding, repairs and commissioning of Fume Cupboards. Use of the fault-finding methodology to root-cause mechanical and electrical system failures. Generate technical and detailed electronic reports.Liaise with internal members of staff as well as external clients to ensure progress is maintained and deadlines are met. You will be expected to maintain and build strong client relationships while demonstrating high standards of personal presentation.We are looking for applicants who are reliable, self-motivated and enthusiastic. You will be proficient in the use of Microsoft EXCEL and Microsoft WORD. Although specific LEV experience is desired, this is not crucial. Full LEV training will be provided. A background in electrical or mechanical fault-finding and/or service repairs would be looked upon favourably. A full UK driving licence is essential.

Other Information

We offer an attractive salary which will be dependent on qualifications and experience. The package will include a company vehicle (small van), mobile phone, laptop, test instrumentation, PPE, work-wear and tools.We will provide a full training package and there will be scope for progression and promotion from within the company. If you think that you have the skills, experience and personality to join our Service Team, please e-mail steven.wilson@labspecialistservices.co.uk detailing your salary expectations, key experience, C.V. and cover-letter.

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