Field Engineer

Villefontaine, France

Are you looking for a job with challenging and interesting work, the ability to use your skills andexperience to add value to a globally based business in the Oil and Gas industry?

Do you hold a Bachelor Industrial engineer, a Master degree (or equivalent) with an engineering or science bias?

Then you will be interested in this fantastic opportunity. Tracerco is a world leading industrial technology company providing unique and specialised detection, diagnostic and measurement solutions. Headquartered in Billingham in North East England, Tracerco employs around 450 people worldwide and is part of the Johnson Matthey Group.

We are currently looking for a Field engineer to join our business.

In this position you will be part of the Measurement Insights team, responsible for carrying out Process Diagnostic techniques as a team member on all sealed source techniques and relatively simple unsealed tracer techniques, in order to provide a professional global customer service.

You will be part of a successful and busy team and you will enjoy a forward-thinking culture and progressive environment, based in a modern and friendly office environment, located in the Lyon area.

You’ll enjoy access to an excellent salary, paid travel and overtime, working away allowances, bonus and full rewards package, plus working with top class people and superb career development opportunities.

Key responsibilities

  • To be part of teams, in order to deliver Tracerco Operations services to customers.
  • Conduct investigations using radioisotope techniques on customers’ onshore processes andprocess equipment and also offshore and abroad.
  • Liaise with customers and seek to resolve all queries within a specific timescale.
  • Carry out fault finding and troubleshooting techniques in order to resolve customer queries.
  • Provide professional technical diagnostic reports and present findings and results tocustomers.
  • Promote Tracerco’s extended services to customers whilst at their sites, in order to generatefuture business.
  • To work away from home and travel extensively to support the Tracerco business.
  • To be the key ‘Tracerco Face’ at customer sites providing a professional service.

Are you the ideal candidate with?

  • Full driving license is essential
  • No fear of heights is essential
  • Speaking French / English fluently is essential
  • Speaking Spanish is a plus
  • Good software utilisation is essential
  • Expeirence in a similar role within the oil, gas or process industry is desirable
  • Ability to communicate effectively with customers is essential
  • Practical aptitude is essential
  • Enquiring/challenging mind is essential
  • Team leadership skills is essential
  • Self-motivation is essential

How to apply:

If you have the necessary skills and experience to join our team, please apply online

Closing date for applications: 31st December 2022

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