Engine Maintenance Technician - CHP

Engine Maintenance Technician - CHP

Job Title: Engine Maintenance Technician - CHP
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Northampton, Northamptonshire
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Company Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 12500KY_1538753713
Contact Name: Kyle Shinn
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 05, 2018 16:35

Job Description

Engine Maintenance Technician - CHP
Up to £36k DoE + Benefits (includes van)
Northampton - Field Based
Permanent, Full Time

We're currently looking for a mechanically biased Field Service Engineer / Gas Engine Maintenance Technician / CHP Engineer, with a background in the CHP / Renewable Energy / Landfill Gas sector, to join a leading services provider. You will be required to travel to various sites across the UK, performing servicing and maintenance tasks.

What you'll be doing:

  • Carrying out all service and maintenance tasks for all combined heat and power (CHP), biogas and landfill gas (LFG) engines such as Jenbacher, Caterpillar & Cummins.
  • Conducting fault finding, reactive maintenance in response to breakdowns, as well as performance planned preventative maintenance tasks (PPM).
  • Performing all service, maintenance and repair work in accordance to service instructions, guidelines and manufacturers recommendations.
  • Other duties as required.

What you'll need:

  • Qualified in mechanical engineering (apprenticeship / HNC / HND / NVQ etc.).
  • Proven experience in a similar CHP service engineer position.
  • Background carrying out maintenance on large gas engines such as Jenbacher, Caterpillar or Cummins.
  • A full UK driving licence is essential, as you will need to travel to customer sites across the UK.

This role is offering a competitive salary in the region of £30,000 to £36,000 depending on experience. There is also an attractive benefits package available, which includes a van, overtime, next day call outs, mobile, laptop and tools.

If you would like to apply for this CHP Service Engineer / Gas Engine Technician role, then please send an up to date copy of your 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.