Engine Optimisation Engineer - Landfill Gas

Engine Optimisation Engineer - Landfill Gas

Job Title: Engine Optimisation Engineer - Landfill Gas
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: South East England, England
Salary: benefits
Reference: BBBH11446_1518682889
Contact Name: Cherie Moore
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 15, 2018 08:21

Job Description

Engine Optimisation Engineer - Landfill Gas
Competitive Salary plus Benefits
South East Region

We are currently seeking to recruit an experienced Engine Optimisation Engineer / Landfill Gas Engine Expert / Senior Engine Technician, to provide operational & engineering knowledge of large reciprocating engines within the Landfill Gas Industry. Our client is a leading organisation within the generation industry, with the opportunity for an experienced Engine Optimisation Engineer to join their team based in the South East.

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

  • Optimising the performance of Landfill Gas Engine assets
  • Developing & supporting a team of technicians to support maintenance of assets
  • Reviewing performance of assets, creating improvement programs for performance, reliability & safety
  • Carrying out component failure analysis, and lubrication, materials and dynamic analysis
  • Commissioning, operations, maintenance and support for large engines
  • Other duties as required

To be considered for this position, you must have an expert knowledge of large reciprocating internal combustion engines. Hands on experience carrying out maintenance and operations is essential, and you should hold a City & Guilds (or equivalent) in Mechanical Engineering.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a leading business within the Landfill Gas industry.

The package on offer for this opportunity includes an attractive competitive basic salary, plus company benefits including company van, pension, childcare schemes, discounts, etc.

This is a field based position, working Monday to Friday, 37.5hrs a week. This covers the South-East region, therefore a full UK driving licence is essential and you must be eligible to work in the UK.

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

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.