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Mechanical Support Engineer - Biomass Power Station Fleet




Sector: Power

Posted: 13/11/2023

Ref: BBBH23913_1699864088

Mechanical Support Engineer - Biomass Power Station Fleet
Based at Operational sites; Scotland, North Lincolnshire, East Anglia
Competitive salary & benefits
About the role:
Astute's Power team are working with a renewable energy company who own and operate a fleet of Biomass stations across the UK. As the Mechanical Support Engineer, you'll be supporting the fleet with front line engineering & technical support on all mechanical assets.

As the Mechanical Support Engineer you'll be involved in mechanical performance analysis, management of capital projects and supporting the project team with technical / engineering input during procurement, design, construction & commissioning phases.
Responsibilities and duties:
As the Mechanical Support Engineer you will be:
  • Provide technical expertise across the fleet of assets, specifically focusing on rotating plant & boiler systems.
  • Supporting the wide project team with engineering & technical queries.
  • Act as Mechanical Project lead
  • Assist with financial control of projects.
  • Ensure compliance with legislation and support with statutory inspections for PSSR and LOLER
  • Ensure compliance through all phases of a project including design to supply, installation, commissioning and handover to asset teams.
Professional qualifications:
We are looking for someone with the following:
  • Ideally degree qualified with a Mechanical Engineering qualification
  • At least five years working experience with steam raising & rotating plant.
  • Previous work experience in a similar industry such as Power Generation, COMAH, Refineries, Steelworks etc
  • Experience with management of CAPEX projects
Personal skills:
The Mechanical Support Engineer role would suit someone who is:
  • Able to travel to sites across the UK
  • Capable of clear engagement across project teams & stakeholders
  • Familiar with budget / procurement processes
Salary & Package
What's on offer for this exciting role:
  • Competitive salary
  • Benefits package (please call for more information)
  • Opportunity to work across a fleet of Biomass Power Stations

How to apply?

To apply for this opportunity simply send a copy of your up-to-date CV and covering letter to or call 02392 910 004 to speak to Sisi Bekwa 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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