Position: Communications System & Bench / Field Engineer (Permanent) 

Start date: ASAP 

Date Added: 31/01/2017

An experienced hands-on Systems & bench Engineer with a strong background in Communication Systems VHF/UHF conventional, MPT1327 & Digital Communication Systems, is required by a leading Communications Systems Solutions provider in London.

Person Specification

Desired Experience:

  • Proven working experience in a systems design or development engineering role, preferably in VHF/UHF communications.
  • Demonstrable capability of acting as lead engineer on one or more successful bids/projects from initial enquiry to award or from order to final acceptance.
  • Working knowledge of communal site engineering, cavity & hybrid TX combining.
  • Working Knowledge of receiver signal amplifiers (including radio coverage, effects and levels of; system losses, wideband noise, intermodulation, cross modulation and de-sensitisation).
  • Good understanding of component level fault finding of mobile & handportable equipment.
  • Good understanding of system design and custom programming of equipment.
  • Experience in customer facing roles.
  • Ability to work swiftly and efficiently under pressure.

Desired Skills:

  • Analytical thinker
  • Degree or NHD qualified, or equivalent experience
  • Ability to work swiftly & efficiently under occasional pressure


Responsibilities will include:

  • Booking in stock to the hire database and accounting software package.
  • Maintenance of the equipment store ensuring that incoming and outgoing equipment is updated on the hire database.
  • Programming of radios and other equipment.
  • Taking service and installation calls.
  • Packaging goods to be sent out via our courier supplier.
  • Vehicle radio and tracker installations where and when necessary.
  • Field installations where and when necessary.
  • Maintenance of the hire fleet ensuring an up to date stock list.
  • Monitoring of the reception counter.
  • Stock monitoring and ordering as and when needed, to ensure stock never runs out.

Salary on application + use of Motorcycle, Private Health Care, Non Contributory Private Pension Scheme, Flexible Working Hours, Canteen and more...

Please send CV's to: Pero Coetzee Service Director  pero@ears.plc.uk