Engine Overhaul Technician

Engine Overhaul Technician

Job Title: Engine Overhaul Technician
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Ipswich, Suffolk
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Reference: 12832CM_1545142695
Contact Name: Cherie Moore
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 18, 2018 14:18

Job Description

Engine Overhaul Technician

£30,000 - £35,000 plus benefits

South East - Field Based

Our client, a leading company within the Renewable Energy & Power Generation sector, are currently seeking to recruit an Engine Technician / Engine Maintenance Technician / Field Service Engineer to join their team. You'll be carrying out major maintenance, overhauls & rebuilds on a range of large gas & CHP engines on sites across the South East.

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

  • Conducting major maintenance, overhauls & rebuilds on large gas & CHP engines.
  • 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.
  • Travelling to sites across the South East, which will involve overnight stays away a few nights a week
  • Other duties as required.

To be considered for this position, you must have a relevant Electrical / Mechanical Engineering qualification (Apprenticeship/HNC/HND, etc.). You should have experience carrying out maintenance & overhauls on large reciprocating engines (Caterpillar, Perkins, Deutz, Jenbacher, Wartsila, or similar). Those with experience on marine engines, trucks, tanks, HGVs, etc. that are happy to travel and stay away will also be considered.

This is a fantastic opportunity to work for a large competitor within the Renewable Energy sector. This is a field-based position covering a number of sites across the South East of the UK, therefore a full UK driving licence is essential.

The package on offer for this role includes a salary in the range of £30,000 to £35,000 depending on experience, plus company benefits including van, tools, overtime, pension & holidays.

If you would like to apply for the Engine Technician role, then please send a copy of your up to date CV to, or call Cherie Moore on 02392 288 217 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.