Field Service Engineer Vacancy

Service Repair for Doosan V8 engine
August 17, 2020

WaterMota Ltd, supplier of marine and industrial engines based in Newton Abbot, Devon, are looking to recruit a Field Service Engineer to join their small and enthusiastic team to provide a high-level support service to all their clients.


  • Service, diagnosis and the repair of commercial marine engines, generators & gearboxes
  • Attend vessels in the local Devon area and across the UK and Ireland when occasionally required.
  • Complete service records, timesheets, reports and risk assesments.
  • Carry out repairs and overhauls within the workshop
  • Supply technical support to customers via phone or in person if required.

Skills & Attributes


  • Extensive previous and proven practical experience as a mechanic in the commercial marine or automotive industry.
  • Excellent fault-finding skills
  • Sound knowledge of engine and auxiliary electrical systems.
  • Good technology skills including computer use etc.
  • Excellent numeracy and literacy skills.
  • Presentable with excellent communication skills with a customer focused approach.
  • Ability to lift heavy equipment and work in confined spaces / vessel engine rooms.
  • Live within a commutable distance of Newton Abbot.
  • Ability to work to strict timeframes.
  • Ability to work independently or as part of a team.


  • Commercial marine biased experience.
  • Electronic engine experience.
  • Liaising directly with manufacturers
  • Knowledge of marine hydraulics and steering systems
  • Metal fabrication, Mig / Tig welding.       

In return, we are offering an annual salary of £28K+ (negotiable) dependant on experience, 25 days holiday per year plus bank holidays, and the use of a service van, laptop, and mobile phone.

To apply please send your CV to