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Service & Commissioning Engineer

As a Huxley Bertram Service and Commissioning Engineer, you will help set up, assemble and test machines in Waterbeach, attend onsite installations and commissioning, conduct corrective and preventative maintenance, and provide after sales technical support.

Salary range:  £35,000 to £45,000 + Overtime + Benefits

Key activities of the role are:

  • Responding to customer call-outs
  • Evaluating and resolving problems e.g. mechanical, electrical and / or control
  • Assisting with the installation of equipment 
  • Liaising with and working alongside technical sales engineers 
  • Offering customer training
  • Repairing, testing and maintaining equipment 
  • Monitoring the performance of products
  • Maintaining manuals
  • Providing customers with regular reports and feedback on their service requests
  • Developing and maintaining relationships with customers
  • Making recommendations to maintenance technicians
  • Offering feedback on future product development, features and functions 
  • Likely, several travel trips per annum (1-2 weeks in duration each)


As a right candidate, you will have / be:

  • Educated to HND/HNC/City & Guilds in Mechanical/Electrical/Electronic Engineering or similar
  • Experience working on and with Mechanical and Electrical industrial machinery is essential
  • Experience with automation, product handling 
  • Able to read mechanical/electrical drawings
  • Electrical wiring and mechanical fitting skills
  • PLC programming and fault finding experience would be advantageous
  • Servo-hydraulic experience, would be advantageous
  • Knowledge of NI LabView, also advantageous
  • The willingness to travel nationally and internationally
  • Full UK driving licence

Reports to: Senior Engineers


Huxley Bertram machines are used all over the world. The role will require working in Waterbeach, Cottenham and on clients’ sites in the UK and worldwide. 


The expected remuneration is as follows:

  • Salary: £35,000-£45,000, plus overtime and discretionary bonus
  • Flexible working hours (Mon-Fri): 40 hours per week, core time 0930 to 1530
  • 28 days including Bank Holidays 
  • Plus, discretionary holidays over the Christmas period
  • Pension
  • Critical Illness and Death in Service insurances​

To Apply

Quote reference SCE04 and providing a current Curriculum Vitae, before the closing date.

Note: should a suitable candidate be identified before the dead-line expires, Huxley Bertram reserves the right to make an appointment

*** Direct Applications Preferable to Applications via Agency ***