Field Service Engineer - Full Time - FalkirkUnited Kingdom


We are Sulzer, a global leader in fluid engineering and chemical processing applications, inviting dynamic professionals to join our team. With over 13,000 employees spread across 160 world-class manufacturing facilities and service centres, we are a powerhouse in the industry. Boasting revenues of CHF 3.2 billion and shares traded on the SIX Swiss Exchange (SIX: SUN), we are a dynamic and thriving company.


At Sulzer Falkirk, we’re on the lookout for a dynamic Field Service Engineer to be a vital part of our dedicated Services team. As the go-to person for our valued customers on-site, you'll skillfully manage customer interactions with a touch of professionalism and expertise, tackling a diverse range of rotating equipment challenges.


Your main tasks and responsibilities:

  • Serve as the primary point of contact for our valued customers at their sites or locations, managing all customer interactions with professionalism and expertise.
  • Conduct fault-finding activities on a diverse range of rotating machinery, showcasing your technical prowess and problem-solving skills. Disassembly, mechanical QA checks, electrical testing, overhaul, repair, assembly, service, and maintenance of all types of high and low voltage AC motors and generators (Predominantly HV Machines)
  • Installation, removal, and replacement of HV motors, generators and white metal bearings.
  • Execute the dismantling, inspection, and rebuilding of machinery in adherence to pre-established Undertake equipment removal, installations, and commissioning activities, contributing to seamless project execution.
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  • Uphold the highest standards of on-site work quality, guaranteeing excellence in every aspect of our service delivery.
  • Conduct alignment checks using either DTIs or Laser alignment equipment.


To succeed in this role, you will need:

  • A recognised apprenticeship or possession of an Electrical / Mechanical engineering qualification.
  • Previous demonstrable experience of overhaul and repair of all types of electric motors and generators including (LV & HV). Along with other rotating equipment such as pumps and gearboxes
  • Laser alignment, baker testing, electrical winding, vibration analysis and on-site balancing skills are desirable, however not essential
  • Flexibility and adaptability to navigate changes in project requirements.
  • Excellent attention to detail and organisational skills, ensuring precision in every task.
  • Strong relationship-building and customer service skills, establishing trust and confidence with our clients.
  • Ability to work independently or collaboratively as part of a team, fostering a positive and productive work environment.


What we offer you: 

  • Annual Leave: Enjoy 33 days of holiday with service days
  • Paid Overtime: Fair compensation for your extra effort.
  • Company Van: Benefit from a provided vehicle for enhanced mobility and convenience in work-related activities
  • Pension: Benefit from a defined contribution pension scheme.
  • Employee Assistance Programme: Prioritise well-being with confidential support and guidance.
  • Exclusive Discounts: Access a wide range of discounts on Everyday Shopping, Entertainment, and Lifestyle. Eligible employees can apply for a Costco membership for extra exclusive offers.


Join Sulzer Falkirk, a leading Service Centre of Excellence for High Voltage in the UK, where significant investments have transformed our capabilities. Immerse yourself in a vibrant and stimulating work environment that fosters creativity and collaboration. At Sulzer Falkirk, we provide you with opportunities to enhance your skills, advance your career, and play a vital role in building a sustainable future. Join our team today and become a key contributor to shaping the future of engineering!


No visa or work permit support can be provided for this role.


Have a question about the role? Reach out to Daniel Faulkner at We are looking forward to hearing from you!


Sulzer is an equal opportunity employer, committed to the strength of a diverse workforce.

83% of our employees recommend Sulzer as a good place to work and we are proud to be recognized as a Top Employer 2022 in Switzerland. So come and join our story, starting today! #fieldbased #falkirk

About us

Sulzer is a global leader in fluid engineering. We specialize in pumping, agitation, mixing, separation and application technologies for fluids of all types. Our customers benefit from our commitment to innovation, performance and quality and from our responsive network of 180 world-class production facilities and service centers across the globe. Sulzer has been headquartered in Winterthur, Switzerland, since 1834. In 2022, our 13’800 employees delivered revenues of CHF 3.2 billion. Our shares are traded on the SIX Swiss Exchange (SIX: SUN).

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At Sulzer, you are empowered to deliver superior results. As a pioneer in industry we have a proud heritage of innovation and continue to evolve for the future. Join our story and create your own impact by developing your expertise and building solutions that help make our lives safer, smarter and more sustainable.


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