Chemistry, Life Science & Engineering Recruitment

Automation Engineer


  • East Anglia
  • £Competitive
  • Engineering & Software

About this job

Our client is a global provider of scientific solutions, helping laboratories around the world enable advancements in many areas such as pharmaceutical, food, environmental and healthcare. They are currently looking for an enthusiastic and motivated Service Engineer for their client’s site in the Southeast.

In this role you will be responsible for servicing and maintaining Laboratory automation systems from a range of vendors, ensuring prompt, flexible and customer focused support. You will support scientific staff in preparing SOPs, manuals and user guides for the automation system and train them on basic maintenance.

To be considered for this role, you will have:

  • NVQ 3 in engineering or equivalent
  • Previous experience servicing Laboratory Automation systems from a range of instrument vendors (Tecan, Beckman Coulter, HighRes Biosolutions, ThermoFisher, Agilent)
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to work well in a team

This is a great opportunity for an experienced Service engineer looking to secure a site-based role and continue working in a challenging and fulfilling role. The company offer an excellent remuneration and benefits package (with little/no travel!).

Keywords: Automated Lab Systems, Liquid Handling, Robotics, service engineer, FSE, instrument technician, repair, maintenance, Cambridge, East Anglia, Peterborough, Milton Keynes, Bedford, VRS8220PC

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