Field Service Engineer - Anaerobic Digestion

Renewable Energy
£30000 - £35000 per annum + Van, Phone & Laptop
22-07-2020 01:52 PM

Field Service Engineer - Anaerobic Digestion
East Anglia - Field Based
Company Van, phone and laptop
£30,000 - £35,000 - DOE


Astute are currently recruiting for a Multi-Skilled, Field Service Engineer to service and maintain Biogas plants throughout East Anglia.
Our client is an internationally recognised organisation working in the green energy sector, they are technical providers of renewable energy from Biomass and supply Biogas systems for the agriculture industry.

Roles & Responsibilities

Reporting directly to the Service Manager as Service Engineer/Mechanical Engineer, you will be responsible for:

    • Attending to breakdowns and out of hours call outs to ensure plant down time is minimal
    • Preventative maintenance on industrial equipment such as boilers, CHP units, feeders, mixers, SCADA & control systems etc
    • Installation & PPM of Biogas Plants
    • Working with customers and representing the company
    • Other duties as required

Skills & Qualifications

We are looking for someone with the following:

    • Prior experience working on Anaerobic Digestion, Biogas Upgrading systems or process plants
    • Experienced/Knowledgeable of CHP Units
    • HNC or equivalent in a relevant discipline is desirable
    • Marine engineers will also be considered for this position
    • A full, clean UK driving licence is essential for this role

Salary & Package

What's on offer for this exciting role:

A salary up to £35,000 plus company benefits, as well as a company van, phone and laptop is on offer to the successful candidate.
This is an excellent opportunity to develop your skillset and progress your career within the Renewable Energy industry.

If you are interested in this position, please send a CV and Cover Letter to or ring 02393 910034 and ask to speak to Molly McDermott who can tell you more.

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. Astute is also committed to the government's Disability Confident Employer initiative. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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A friendly environment that takes work seriously. Everyone at Astute seems to very much enjoy being here and that reflects on the atmosphere in such a positive way. No one ever seems to have an issue with lending a helping hand when it is needed. The way that the staff on the floor are very focused and hardworking spurs you on to be the same. The saying "Work hard, play hard" could not apply more to the lovely bunch I have the pleasure of working with. I really feel as though I have fitted in well at Astute.

I have received nothing but the heartiest welcome into the Business. Not your normal recruitment agency. Firstly, you receive thorough training. Instantly you get the welcoming atmosphere and there is great team morale. Management listens, Colleagues listen and my opinion and any offering I contribute, I feel is valued and taken seriously. I really enjoy the level of support I receive as a newbie to both Recruitment and the world of Technical and I genuinely feel valued. I would highly recommend and already have to many of my contacts!