Site Engineer - Power Generation

  • Location

    Havant, Hampshire

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  • Salary:

    Up to £38000.00 per annum + Van + Benefits

  • Contact:

    Arjun Patel

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  • Published:

    20 days ago

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Site Engineer - Power Generation
Up to £38,000 + Discretionary Bonus + Company Van + benefits
Hampshire (various sites including Southampton, Fareham & Havant)


Astute are currently looking for a Site Engineer who has a multi-skilled engineering background to join a leading company within the Power Generation sector to work on their sites on the South Coast.

You will be carrying out inspections, operations and maintenance to be delivered safely, on-time and in budget to ensure maximum availability of the sites.

Roles & Responsibilities
Reporting to the Operations Supervisor, you will be responsible for:

  • Carrying our daily, weekly, and monthly inspection and maintenance checks on the different sites
  • Completion of maintenance plan for the asset which will include risk assessments and method statements (RAMS) for minor works
  • Logging faults and identifying fault trend analysis to provide solutions
  • Create site maintenance plans whilst sharing ideas amongst colleagues and improve plans where necessary
  • Support other operations team activities to work as one whole team, which will include travelling to different regions if needed

Skills, Qualifications and Experience
We are looking for someone with the following:

  • Ideally have a formal engineering qualification in a mechanical/electrical discipline e.g. NVQ/HND/HND, etc.
  • Experience working on large engines (Jenbacher, Deutz, MAN, MTU, Perkins, etc)
  • Understanding of 3 phase electrical systems
  • Basic understanding of control systems
  • Full UK Driving Licence is a necessity as the role involves travel

Salary & Package
What's on offer for this exciting role:

  • Up to £38,000 basic salary
  • Discretionary Bonus
  • Company Van

To apply for this position, please send a CV along with a covering letter to apatel@astutetechnical.co.uk or dial 02392 288 282 and ask to speak with Arjun Patel who can tell you more about this opportunity. or dial 02392 288 282 and ask to speak with Arjun Patel who can tell you more about this opportunity.

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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  • 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!

  • 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.