Electrical Service Engineer - Power Generation

Electrical Service Engineer - Power Generation

Job Title: Electrical Service Engineer - Power Generation
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Chelmsford, Essex
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Company Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 11999KY_1530892858
Contact Name: Kyle Shinn
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 06, 2018 17:00

Job Description

Electrical Service Engineer - Power Generation

Up to £40,000 plus benefits

Essex - Field Based

We are currently seeking to recruit an experienced Electrical Service Engineer / Field Service Engineer / Maintenance Engineer, to carry out electrical fault finding and diagnostics activities on a range of power & electrical generation plant. Due to company expansion, our client is seeking an electrically biased technician to join their team.

As an Electrical Service Engineer, you will be responsible for:

  • Carrying out planned and reactive maintenance on a range of equipment including: generators, reciprocating engines, gas plant, distribution systems, ancillary equipment, switchgear, motors etc.
  • Fault finding, trouble shooting and diagnostics.
  • Operations and commissioning activities
  • Working as part of a 1 in 4 call out rota (standby payments paid)
  • Other duties as required

To be considered for this position, you should have a relevant electrical engineering qualification (Apprenticeship / HNC / HND etc.) plus experience working within a similar environment such as power generation or renewable energy. As this is a field-based position, you must have a valid UK driving licence and must be eligible to work in the UK.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join an established busy, which offers fantastic training opportunities and company benefits.

The package on offer for this position includes an attractive basic salary up to £40,000 (depending on experience), plus standby payments, call out payments, company van, fuel card, pension and private medical insurance.

If you are interested in applying for this role, please email a copy of your latest CV to or call Kyle Shinn on 02392 288 284 for more information.

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. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.