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Due to steady growth, we have a vacancy for an engineer to join our North Birmingham team.

NO AGENCIES, PLEASE.

Positive Weighing Solutions are looking for a Weighing Engineer to join their expanding team.

Employer Description:
Positive Weighing Solutions are one of the country’s leading suppliers of weighing scales, systems and equipment. Positive Weighing Solutions offer a wide range of services including the sale of quality weighing equipment, reliable servicing and maintenance of scales and weighing equipment and calibration.

Job Description:

  • Travel to customer sites and carry out calibration and servicing on varying makes / models of weighing equipment, from a small laboratory balance to a weigh bridge or loadcell installation on a tank farm.
  • Carry out installation of new goods which may include programming of configurable indicators or setting up of relays etc.
    Assist with in-house repairs
  • Assist in a full-time service contract on a rotational basis (currently 1 week in 3)
  • Take part in projects for clients which involve R&D work and prototypes being built.

Skills:

  • All applicants should ideally have experience working in the weighing industry
  • All applicants should ideally have a sound knowledge of all aspects of Comms (RS232 / Ethernet / Modbus etc..) or have the ability to learn All applicants should be PC literate and be able to prove competency using word / excel and other basic programs
  • PLC programming experience would be beneficial but is not essential
  • All applicants should be able to work independently or as part of a team on larger jobs.
  • Good numeracy and literacy skills alongside a technology/manufacturing-based subject and experience

Abilities:

  • To use test equipment (multi-meter), read and understand technical manuals and schematics.
  • To deal effectively with customers.
  • To carry equipment and safely handle test weights up to 20kgs.

Personal qualities:

  • All applicants should be highly motivated, willing, enthusiastic with a desire to achieve, self-motivated, focused and hard working.

Job Type:

  • Full-time

Job Location(s):

  • Head Office, Malvern WR14 (Main place of work),
  • Customer sites within the UK

Education:

  • Desirable - Electronics education or equivalent discipline.

Required licences or certifications

  • Full UK Driving License
  • Forklift License (training can be provided)
Updated 03/12/2019

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Managing Director

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