Field Engineer - UK


Together for a cleaner, healthier world.

The role of Field Engineer is to safely carry out site survey, installation, servicing and commissioning of a portfolio of specialist level and density instrument products on customer locations worldwide.

Tracerco, part of Johnson Matthey Plc is a world-leading industrial technology company with over 60 years’ experience. The ingenious solutions it creates, and the insights it delivers, helps its customers to make informed decisions, optimise operations, boost profitability, and reduce risk. With offices across six continents, it is strategically placed to be a global leader with local values.

Tracerco helps to make the world’s essential industries safer, more efficient, and more productive.  Its innovations provide new ways to safeguard its customers’ operations and help solve seemingly impossible problems. Its commitment to innovation means that it is continuously evolving its technology offering to measure assets that are hard to measure.

Your responsibilities:

  • Analysing data and presenting findings in written reports / presentations
  • Working collaboratively with system design engineers, Project Managers and other field engineers to design, install and commission instrument solutions.
  • Understanding and ensuring compliance with relevant health & safety regulations and quality standards.
  • Safely undertaking work on customer sites whilst upholding Johnson Matthey & Tracerco’s reputation.
  • Assisting Pre-Fat, FAT and any instrument / equipment testing
  • Undertaking maintenance or modifying existing installed systems

Requirements for the role:

  •  Instrumentation and Control Engineering qualification or previous field experience (Desirable)
  • Possess a strong Health & Safety mindset
  • Excellent verbal & written communication and organisational skills dealing with customers at a global level
  • Demonstrable experience in successfully working to tight deadlines with multiple tasks.
  • Demonstrating using own initiative and experience to overcome problem solving
  • Travel will be required for this role

How you will be rewarded:

We offer a competitive compensation and JM Elements benefits package including bonus, excellent pension contributions and 25 days annual leave (varies for shift-based roles). Our JM Elements Benefits programme helps our employees understand and manage the JM benefits, as well as helping you focus on your overall wellbeing – for you and your family.

We use our inspiring science and technology to enhance lives. For those who are passionate about sustainable solutions and shaping our markets, we offer stretch and a wealth of diverse opportunities.

We’ll give you freedom to bring your whole self to work and be part of a team where difference matters and all voices are heard, that genuinely cares for you and where your contribution is appreciated. We’ll empower you to lean in and make things happen, to create solutions and value for our customers. United by our values and vision, we’re self-starters sharing the same values and accountability and always with a shared commitment to doing the right thing. We’re passionate about making a difference and delivering a better tomorrow for us and for you – a cleaner and healthier world, today and for future generations.

Closing date for applications: 08 February 2023

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  • We measure the unmeasurable
  • We access the inaccessible
  • We help solve the impossible