Installation and Service Engineer

Installation and Service Engineer
Posted 5 months ago

Location: West or East Birmingham covering the Midlands 

Duration: Permanent

Start Date: Asap

Salary: £32K-£38K DOE

Job Description:

A field-based role working from home, 

You will be responsible for installing, commissioning, servicing and repairing fume cupboards/Laminar flow cabinets and own in-house ducting, installation and commissioning engineers.

Ensuring the delivery of excellent standards of service to new and existing customers.

This role primarily serves the area advertised with the intention to return home each day but, when working on an installation it is likely to require overnight accommodation from time to time. Once fully trained, the Engineer will work mainly on their own but at times with colleagues. All work closely with the project management Team and report to the Field Operations Manager.

The Person

You will have proven experience in an installation & service role along with communication and interpersonal skills. Be customer focused with a strong problem-solving / fault-finding ability, with self-motivation and drive. An electrical bias or proven knowledge is essential with an installation & / or service background.

The candidate must have a full (ideally) clean driving licence & ability to pass both Enhanced DBS & police authority checks.


  • To qualify for the upper salary, the applicant must have (ideally, three years minimum) experience in installing & testing fume cupboards & / or Class I / II safety cabinets & / or LEVs.

Essential Duties and Functions:

  • Installing new equipment, including PVC/Polypropylene Ducting and welding.
  • Providing scheduled, preventative and reactive maintenance/servicing on fume cupboards, Class I & II safety cabinets & LEV systems.
  • Calibrating/validating, modifying and commissioning Systems
  • Providing post-installation training for customers
  • Perform on-site risk assessments.
  • Computer literate (all reporting carried out on laptop).

Qualification / Cards:

  • NVQ in Electrical/Mechanical engineering or equivalent
  • 16th / 17th Edition Electrical.
  • P601.
  • GCSE in Maths and English at grade C or above/equivalent
  • Operating within an ISO9001:2000 environment
  • Working knowledge of Health & Safety
  • Basic IT skills – working knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word / Excel).

Additional Information:

  • Fume cupboardLaminar flow cabinet & LEV testing.

Formal Training (unless already qualified):

  • DOP.
  • KI Discus.
  • P601.
  • PAF / PASMA.
  • CSCS.
  • SSSTS.


For more information or to apply for this vacancy, contact Michaela Francis at 01256 817878 or email: or complete the application form below.

Job Features

Job CategoryPermanent
Start DateAsap
Salary£32K-£38K DOE
ContactMichaela Francis

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