Engine Maintenance Technician

Engine Maintenance Technician

Job Title: Engine Maintenance Technician
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Leeds, West Yorkshire
Salary: £0.00 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Reference: BBBH9421
Contact Name: Becki Wensley
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 23, 2016 15:36

Job Description

Engine Maintenance Technician - Landfill
Salary - c£30,000 + Vehicle
Location - Leeds

Our client is one of the UK's leading providers of power generation from landfill gases. They are currently seeking a full time permanent Engine Maintenance Technician/Engineer to maintain large Caterpillar and Perkins gas engines on two landfill sites in Leeds.

Your responsibilities as Engine Maintenance Technician will include:

  • Commissioning, servicing and repairing large gas engines and associated plant (e.g. Caterpillar & Perkins)
  • Carrying out gas balancing when needed and adjusting the engine accordingly
  • Carrying out planned and preventative maintenance on all engines
  • Specifying spare parts, maintaining stock and records
  • Attending call outs when required
  • Abiding by Health & Safety procedures and environmental compliance
  • Travelling to additional sites to help other teams within the company

The successful applicant will have a HNC/HND or higher in a relevant field, be able to work well within a team, have proven experience previously servicing large gas to energy engines, the ability to travel to other sites so a full and clean UK driving licence is required.

The salary offered for this position is c£30,000 depending on experience and includes a company vehicle. If you are interested in applying for this role, please send an up to date copy of your CV to or call Becki Wensley on 023 92 221 600.

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.