Field Service Engineer (Glasgow)

  • Contract
  • Glasgow AreaUK
  • 41988175


PE Global are looking for a Field Service Engineer to join a Retail Tech Solution Company to cover the Glasgow and surrounding regions. This is a 6th month initial contract position that is high chance of extension as well as converting to permanent.


  To act as the Company’s ‘ambassador’ when attending customer site/s for support and maintenance activities, inline with Company values.

·          To adhere to Company Engineer Best Practices for Field Service Engineers.

·          To liaise with local customer representative/s in order to diagnose faults and ensure a rapid, accurate & long-term ‘fix’ to problem

·          To complete ‘fix’, and any necessary preventative maintenance work, to ensure IT equipment is returned to working order as quickly as possible and without the need to return to site to complete further work

·          To ensure replacement parts are utilized only where the diagnosis proves it is essential to do so

·          To ensure local customer representative/s is updated on call progress, fix or future action and likely timescales

·          To advise local customer representatives on proper care of equipment and provide simple training or advice that will prevent the recurrence of fault

·          To liaise with technical support personnel, where additional advice and guidance are needed to affective a ‘fix’.  To act upon the advice of these staff and ensure a full understanding of their guidance to ensure future learning

·          To ensure all chargeable fault calls are identified and reported

·          To escalate any potential opportunities for future sales, up through line management chain

·          To update call management system, in real time, on activity and progress

·          To ensure all IT spares are returned in a timely manner and in accordance with logistics procedures

·          To submit activity reports (e.g. overtime, expenses, fuel returns) in a timely manner and in accordance with Company procedures

·          To prepare ad hoc briefings / reports on work completed to enable future engineers to undertake work on recurring calls

·          To proactively read technical documentation to ensure technical skills are up-to-date and effective

·          To liaise with internal departments in a positive and professional manner (e.g. Customer Care Centre, Logistics, Contracts Administration, Finance, etc.)

·          To provide proactive feedback on territory performance through line management chain to ensure ongoing service performance improvement, cost effective delivery and the dissemination of technical information

·          To ensure high levels of personal productivity and utilisation.  To escalate where no work is available promptly

·          To complete ad hoc duties and tasks allocated through line management chain from time to time

This role will require the engineer to go to each customer site and fix the problems that they are having with either their POS, SCO, IT Equipment etc and/or general servicing.


  • Retail and break fix experience is preferred (POS, SCO, Pin Pads, Scanners, Tills, Printers, Back Office IT Equipment)
  • IT Service Engineer or or knowledge of IT would be considered
  • 1+ years experience 
  • Van Experience preferred 


  • Van
  • Fuel card
  • Smartphone
  • Laptop

If you wish to hear more about this role, please apply to this advert or feel free to contact

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