Engine Maintenance Technician - Renewable Energy

County of Bristol
Recycling and Resource
£30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum + Holiday pay, pension, company bonus
21-06-2022 09:07 AM

Engine Maintenance Technician - Renewable Energy
£30,000 - £34,000 DOE + benefits
Bristol - Field Based
We are currently seeking to recruit a Maintenance Technician / Engine Maintenance Technician/ Field Service Engineer, to carry out planned & reactive maintenance on a range of Landfill & CHP Gas Engines. Our client is a leading organisation within the renewable energy sector, with the opportunity for an experienced Maintenance Technician to join their team.

Roles & Responsibilities
As an Engine Maintenance Technician, you will be responsible for:

  • Planned & reactive maintenance on Landfill Gas sites.
  • Carrying out fault finding activities on the gas engines.
  • Performing remote start-ups of back-up engines if there is a breakdown.
  • Planned and reactive maintenance on gas fields and carrying out repairs as necessary
  • Working as part of a team of Engineers, ensuring safe & efficient operation of the generating plant.
  • Ensuring health & safety is adhered to at all times
  • Other duties as required

Skills & Qualifications

We are looking for someone with the following:

  • Relevant degree or HNC/HND/NVQ or experience
  • Experience carrying out maintenance on large reciprocating engines
  • Experience working on large process equipment (pumps, motors etc)
  • Happy to travel across the Southwest and Southeast of the UK
  • Full UK driving licence
  • Other duties as required

Salary & Package

What's on offer for this exciting role:

  • A salary of up to £34,000 DOE
  • Pension contribution
  • Company bonus - based on company performance
  • Internal training provided
  • Other benefits to be discussed

If you are interested in this position, please send a CV and Cover Letter to sthwaites@astutetechnical.co.uk or ring 07441391669 and ask to speak to Sophie Thwaites 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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