Applications Engineer (894580) Coventry, England

Salary: GBP35000 - GBP40000 per annum + excellent benefits

Applications Engineer 

My client is currently seeking an experienced Applications Engineer.

The ideal candidate should have experience with CNC (3 axis plus) machine tool programming and setting. 


Location: Coventry & Overseas Travel Required

Salary: Competitive 35-40k

Position Type: Permanent

Contract: Full Time- (Working Hours: Monday - Thursday 7.30am - 4pm, Friday 7.30am - 3pm) 




  • Machine functional testing against in house test procedures
  • Machine programming and setup to produce customer parts to drawings
  • Machine and associated equipment preparation for customer trials, PDI & installation
  • Machine installation and customer training, including demonstrations
  • Good understanding of CNC programming (Siemens 840D preferred)

  • Process development and time studies
  • After sales support & service


This position requires a well-motivated, confident Applications Engineer who can demonstrate the following;


  • Must be open to travel and work at any of our global customers facilities
  • Experienced programmer / Setter (3 - 5 Axis) CNC machines (Siemens 840D is of advantage)
  • Experience of grinding would be an advantage (Threads, Worms, Gears)
  • Cary out machine levelling, alignments checks and training during installation
  • Excellent communication skills to train customers to use our machines
  • Ability to work under own initiative
  • Ability to read and understand electrical and mechanical drawings (Basic Level)
  • Ability to carry out fault finding electrical, mechanical and pneumatic/hydraulic (Basic Level) Competent in the use of computers, email and MS Office


This is a fantastic opportunity to join a forward thinking global market leader and to work within a skilled, friendly team. The company offers 25 days holiday per year + 8 statutory bank holidays. In addition to this there is an overseas travel allowance and time in lieu to compensate for any weekend travel. You will be provided with a company mobile phone & laptop. There is also a Pension & Health Care scheme in place.