Engine Technician - Green Energy

Job Title: Engine Technician - Green Energy
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Southampton, Hampshire
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Company Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
REF: 14257KY_1566569248
Contact Name: Kyle Shinn
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 23, 2019

Job Description

Engine Technician - Green Energy
Up to £35k plus benefits (incl. van)
Hampshire - Field Based

We are currently seeking to recruit an Engine Maintenance Technician / Engine Technician, to carry out routine & reactive maintenance on a range of Landfill Gas Engines on sites across Hampshire and the surrounding areas. Our client is a leading organisation within the waste management & green energy sector, with the opportunity for an experienced Engine Technician to join their team.

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

  • Routine & reactive maintenance on Landfill Gas reciprocating engines such as Jenbacher, Caterpillar (CAT) & Perkins.
  • Conducting checks & maintenance on electrical systems, generators and HV equipment.
  • Performing inspections & maintenance on the gas field, along with gas balancing.
  • Ensuring health & safety is adhered to at all times.
  • Other duties as required.

To be considered for this position, you must have a relevant Mechanical Engineering or Electrical Engineering qualification (Apprenticeship / HNC / HND / NVQ / City & Guilds etc.). You should have experience carrying out maintenance on large reciprocating engines (Caterpillar, Perkins, Cummins, Jenbacher, or similar).

This is a fantastic opportunity to work for a large competitor within the Waste Management & Green Energy sector. This position requires travel to multiple sites across the Hampshire region, therefore a full UK driving licence is essential.

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

If you are interested in this position, please email a copy of your latest CV to or call Kyle Shinn on 02392 288 284 for more information.

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