Engine Maintenance Technician - Renewable Energy

Engine Maintenance Technician - Renewable Energy

Job Title: Engine Maintenance Technician - Renewable Energy
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Oxford, Oxfordshire
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + vehicle
Start Date: asap
Reference: 11816MG_1532526636
Contact Name: Matthew George
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 25, 2018 14:50

Job Description

Engine Maintenance Technician - Renewable Energy

£28,000 - £34,000 plus vehicle & benefits

Oxford, Northampton & Surrounds

We are currently seeking to recruit a Maintenance Technician / Engine Maintenance Technician / Field Service Engineer, to carry out routine & reactive operations & maintenance on a range of Landfill Gas Engines & CHP's within Oxfordshire & Northamptonshire. Our client is a leading organisation within the renewable energy sector, with the opportunity for an experienced Maintenance Technician to join their team.

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

  • Routine & reactive maintenance on Landfill Gas & Reciprocating Engine sites
  • Working as part of a team of Engineers, ensuring safe & efficient operation of the engines & generating plant
  • Ensuring health & safety is adhered to at all times
  • Helping to ensure planned repair/re-build isn't compromised and is executed on time without disruption to other site activities
  • Other duties as required

To be considered for this position, you must have a relevant Mechanical or Electrical Engineering qualification (Apprenticeship/HNC/HND, etc.). You should have experience carrying out operations & maintenance on large reciprocating engines (Diesel or Gas, such as Caterpillar, Perkins, Deutz, Jenbacher, Wartsila, or similar) & working on large process equipment (pumps, motors, etc.). Experience working on marine engineering plant in the Royal Navy or Armed Forces may be applicable with transferable skills.

This is a fantastic opportunity to work for a large competitor within the Renewable Energy sector. This position requires travel across sites from Oxford to Northampton, therefore a full UK driving licence is essential.

The package on offer for this role includes a salary in the range of £28,000 - £34,000 depending on experience, plus vehicle & company benefits including pension & holidays.

If you are interested in this position, please email a copy of your latest CV to or call Matt George on 02392 288 206.

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