Location Bristol
Job-type Permanent
Salary £37000 - £40000
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Role - Commissioning and Service Engineer

Hours – 37.5

Location – Home Based 

This position will primarily be regional but will require some UK wide travel.

The Commissioning and Service Engineer is responsible for the installation, service and repair of a range of manufacutring and production equipment. 

Job Function:

  • Involved in the delivery of capital equipment projects through commissioning phase in the factory to installation and commissioning at customer site
  • Service and maintenance work of equipment at customer sites
  • Delivery of training to customers


  • Responsible for project success working as part of a project team.
  • Ensure all relevant safety objectives and legal requirements are observed for all work completed.
  • Support manufacture in the mechanical and electrical build process
  • Lead Factory Acceptance Testing (FAT) in the factory with customer in attendance.
  • Lead team of engineers in the installation of capital equipment on customer site
  • Commission equipment at customer site
  • Train customer in safe operating procedures for equipment
  • Maintain customer equipment during routine service visits
  • Attend customer site during breakdown and identify cost effective solutions
  • Produce accurate maintenance reports including recommendations for continuous improvement of system design
  • Provide high quality post-sales technical support to customer.

Experience required:

  • 3-5 recent years’ experience servicing and commissioning complex automated product handing systems
  • Mechanical and electrical diagnosis experience
  • Engineering qualification – ONC level or equivalent
  • PLC programs fault finding.
  • Experience of Siemens S7, Allen Bradley RSLogix 5000 or Allen Bradley Studio 5000 software packages.
  • Experience of managing customer expectations at customer sites
  • Experience of delivering training on customer sites
  • Experience of Fanuc Robot programming and commissioning experience (desirable)


  • Ability to efficiently organise and plan work tasks to meet company goals.
  • Ability to manage customer problems while remaining professional and acting with integrity
  • Creative problem-solving and troubleshooting skills
  • Excellent critical thinking skills and a high level of numeracy
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong team working skills, with an ability to motivate others and to lead or manage teams
  • Excellent customer care skills and good commercial awareness
  • Travel as required by the business to support customer needs.


For further details, please contact Nick Sollis – 01453 829767 or email your cv nick.sollis@omegaresource.co.uk

Omega Resource Group are an employment agency specialising in opportunities at all levels within the Engineering, Aerospace, Automotive, Electronics, Defence, Scientific, Oil & Gas, Construction and Manufacturing sectors.

We are always seeking Engineering Staff, Senior Managers, Skilled and Semi-Skilled Machinists, Mechanical Fitters, Electrical Fitters, Quality Engineers, Materials Science Engineers, Maintenance Engineers, Electronics Engineers, Test Technicians, Technical Authors and Laboratory Technicians to name but a few.

For details of other opportunities available within your chosen field please visit our website www.omegaresource.co.uk