Latest Vacancies

Field Service Engineer

Posted: 3 March 2023


Field Service Engineer


Olympus Park Quedgeley Gloucester, GL2 4NF, United Kingdom


Birds Royd Lane, Heywoods Industrial Estate, Brighouse, HD6 1NA

Business Need / Purpose of Role:

This role is to provide the business an individual with a full set of skills to carry out the company’s and customers’ requirements for valve repairs to be carried out on site. Also, the job requires a high amount of flexibility and availability from the individual to meet the customers’ requirements.


  • Field service activities associated with onsite repair and associated equipment.
  • This may include working and travel to – worldwide offshore and UK locations.
  • To respond to customer ‘on call requirements if applicable’ for the above site activities.
  • Carry out the onsite disassembly/assembly + testing of all types of valves, actuators, and associated instrumentation in accordance with the company’s/customers’ QA/QC and Health and Safety procedures.
  • This could include the generation and verification of method statements and risk assessments.
  • On occasion you will be required to be the site supervisor for on site shutdowns where the following activities may be part of your duties.
  • On site planning and updates on progress of the shutdown.
  • Supervision of the work force.
  • Plan work activities for the work force.
  • Customer updates as regards work activities that have been completed, taking place and are planned to take place.
  • Fully understand the scope of work that is to take place, understanding what work activities are to take place and what is classed as outside the scope of work.
  • Control and record additional activities that take place which are not covered under the scope of work.

Workshop support activities

  • When working within the workshops it is expected that you will fully integrate with the senior fitters and assist where at all possible. See relevant role profile for senior fitters.
  • In addition, whilst in the workshops it may be required that you carry out a level of training in accordance with the workshop charge hand and workshop manager.

Education and/or Experience

  • Higher National Certificates/Diplomas or equivalent from college and an Engineering Apprenticeship.
  • High level of competence on a range of valves (Control, Choke, Butterfly, Isolation and PSV), Actuators and Instrumentation.
  • Higher level of expected competence in problem solving solutions.
  • Ability to work on customers sites on more technical/problematic valves to establish a way forward/solution that is acceptable by both the customer and Severn Technical dept.
  • Validated competence through the company competence scheme.

How to apply

If you wish to apply for this position please send a copy of your CV with a covering email letter to:

Job application

Share this article

More Vacancies

All Vacancies