CHP Plant Engineer - Combined Heat

CHP Plant Engineer - Combined Heat

Job Title: CHP Plant Engineer - Combined Heat
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Wigston, Leicestershire
Salary: £32000.00 - £34000.00 per annum + Pension and Overtime
Reference: BBBH12174_1535548829
Contact Name: Zubair Ahmed
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 29, 2018 14:20

Job Description

CHP Plant Engineer - Combined Heat
East Midlands
Circa £34,000 + OT

We are recruiting for a gas qualified CHP Plant Engineer to join a large-scale District Energy Scheme in the Leicester area. The CHP Plant Engineer will ultimately be responsible for carrying out repairs, servicing, pre-planned and reactive maintenance on gas boilers, reciprocating CHP's and associated equipment across multiple sites in the local area.

Roles & Responsibilities
Reporting directly to the Operations Manager, as CHP Plant Engineer, you will be responsible for:

  • Carrying out reactive and pre-planned maintenance on a variety of plant equipment including boilers/burners, water treatment plant, pipework, pumps and gas reciprocating CHP's
  • Diagnosing and fault finding on the district energy scheme
  • Attend sites in company vehicle to diagnose faults and carry out repairs, while taking into consideration customer satisfaction
  • Use Asset Management Application/CMMS to complete paperwork and reports ensuring all records and documents are maintained at a high standard
  • Have a good understanding of contracts and associated fee structure
  • Representing the company to the highest standards while out on site
  • Flexible approach to working and available to commit to an out of hours call out rota 1 week in every 4

Skills & Qualifications
We are looking for someone with the following:

  • Commercial gas or oil qualification
  • AP10 or AP11 qualification desirable
  • CHP experience
  • Experience conducting maintenance activities on boilers essential
  • Experience working on MTWH and LTHW systems
  • Good fault-finding skills
  • Able to work well individually and as part of a team

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

  • Competitive salary up to £34k
  • Overtime
  • Company benefits including pension and mobile phone
  • Company vehicle for travel between sites

If you are interested in this position, please send a CV and Cover Letter to or ring 02392 222 963 and ask to speak to Zubair who can tell you more.

Astute Technical is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.