Engine Technician - Renewable Energy

Engine Technician - Renewable Energy

Job Title: Engine Technician - Renewable Energy
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Redditch, Worcestershire
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + Company Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 13258 KY_1560242480
Contact Name: Kyle Shinn
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 11, 2019 09:41

Job Description

Engine Technician - Renewable Energy

Up to £36,000 + Benefits (incl. bonus)

Redditch, Worcestershire - Field Based

We are currently seeking to recruit an Engine Technician / Engine Maintenance Technician / Field Service Engineer, to carry out planned & reactive maintenance on a range of Natural Gas Engines / CHP Engines / Biogas Engines in Redditch & the surrounding areas. 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 Technician, you will be responsible for:

  • Routine & planned maintenance (PPM) and overhauls on large gas engines.
  • Electrical troubleshooting and fault-finding using engine & PLC control systems.
  • Working as part of a team of Engineers, ensuring safe & efficient operation of the generating plant.
  • Providing technical support to resolve mechanical & electrical faults.
  • Ensuring health & safety is adhered to at all times
  • 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 on large reciprocating gas engines (Caterpillar, Perkins, Deutz, Jenbacher, Wartsila, or similar).

This is a fantastic opportunity to work for a large company within the Renewable Energy sector. This is a field-based position covering a number of sites around Redditch & the surrounding areas, therefore a full UK driving licence is essential. You must also be able to travel overseas for training as and when required.

The package on offer for this role includes a basic salary of up to £36,000 depending on experience, plus company benefits including a bonus, van, 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 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.