Engine Maintenance Technician

Engine Maintenance Technician

Job Title: Engine Maintenance Technician
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Company Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 12494KY_1539962838
Contact Name: Kyle Shinn
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 19, 2018 16:27

Job Description

Engine Maintenance Technician

c£35,000 DoE plus benefits

Chesterfield - Field Based

We are currently seeking to recruit a CHP Engineer / Engine Maintenance Technician / Field Service Engineer, to carry out planned & reactive maintenance on a range of Large Gas Engines. Our client is a leading organisation within the Renewable Energy sector, with the opportunity for an experienced Engine Technician to join their team.

As an Engine Maintenance Technician, you will be responsible for:

  • Planned & reactive maintenance on large gas & CHP engines such as Jenbacher.
  • Carrying out fault finding activities on the gas engines.
  • Performing remote start-ups of back-up engines if there is a breakdown.
  • Working as part of a team of Engineers, ensuring safe & efficient operation of the generating plant.
  • Ensuring health & safety is adhered to at all times
  • Other duties as required

To be considered for this position, you must have a relevant Mechanical Engineering qualification (Apprenticeship / HNC / HND / NVQ / City & Guilds etc.). You should have experience carrying out maintenance on large reciprocating gas engines (Caterpillar, Perkins, Deutz, Jenbacher or similar).

This is a fantastic opportunity to work for a leading company within the fast-growing Renewable Energy sector. This is a field-based position covering a number of sites which are commutable from the Chesterfield, Nottingham, Lincoln & Sheffield area.

The package on offer for this role includes a salary in the region of £35,000 depending on experience, plus company benefits including company van, pension & 25 days holidays.

If you would like to apply for the Engine Maintenance Technician role, then please send a copy of your up to date CV to, or call Kyle Shinn on 02392 288 284 for more information.

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