Engine Maintenance Technician - CHP

Engine Maintenance Technician - CHP

Job Title: Engine Maintenance Technician - CHP
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Kingston Upon Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Reference: 11646CM_1518627226
Contact Name: Cherie Moore
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 14, 2018 16:53

Job Description

Engine Maintenance Technician - CHP

Up to £35,000 (DOE) plus benefits

Hull, Yorkshire

We are currently seeking to recruit an Engine Maintenance Technician / Gas Engine Technician / CHP Engineer, to carry out routine and reactive maintenance on a number of Jenbacher Gas Engines across 2 sites in Hull. Our client is responsible for providing site services across the industry, with the opportunity for an experienced CHP / Engine Maintenance Technician to join their team.

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

  • Routine & reactive maintenance on Jenbacher engines (breakdowns, de-coking, fault finding, repair)
  • Coordination & repair of major breakdown items - alternators, engine replacement, etc.
  • Ensuring safe & efficient operation of the generating plant
  • Ensuring health & safety and safe systems of work are followed
  • Identifying requirements for planned maintenance and defect rectification to maximise asset utilisation
  • Liaising between service & CHP clients
  • Budget control for preventative maintenance
  • Other duties as required

To be considered for this position, you must have a relevant Mechanical Engineering qualification (Apprenticeship/HNC/HND, etc.). You should have experience carrying out maintenance on large reciprocating Gas engines (Jenbacher ideal, Caterpillar, Perkins, Cummins, Wartsila, or similar will also be considered). Those with experience working on CHP are strongly desirable.

This is a fantastic opportunity to work for a leading competitor within the Combined Heat & Power sector. This position covers 2 sites based close to one another in Hull, therefore a company vehicle is provided and a full UK driving licence is essential.

The package on offer for this role includes an attractive basic salary in the region of £30,000-£35,000 (depending on experience), plus company van, bonus, pension, holidays.

If you are interested in this position, please email a copy of your latest CV to or call Cherie Moore on 02392 288 217.

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