Maintenance Supervisor - Power Generation

Maintenance Supervisor - Power Generation

Job Title: Maintenance Supervisor - Power Generation
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester, Greater Manchester
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Company Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 12723KY_1547553437
Contact Name: Kyle Shinn
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 15, 2019 11:57

Job Description

Maintenance Supervisor - Power Generation

c£40-45k DoE + benefits (incl. van)

Manchester - Field based

Permanent, Full Time

Our client, a leading company operating within the waste management & power generation sectors, currently require a Maintenance Supervisor / Team Leader / Lead Maintenance Technician / Senior Field Service Engineer to join their team. You'll be responsible for leading the reactive fault finding & maintenance of large reciprocating engines on multiple site across the North of England & Scotland.

As a Maintenance Supervisor, you will be tasked with:

  • Managing the day-to-day maintenance & breakdown repairs of multiple power generation sites across the North of England & Scotland which have large gas engines on site such as Jenbacher, Caterpillar & Cummins.
  • Maximising the availability and output of the plants, whilst minimising downtime.
  • Providing reactive technical support, fault finding & troubleshooting to resolve any issues with the power generation assets & reciprocating engines.
  • Ensuring adherence with health & safety requirements and environmental compliance.
  • Carrying out hands on maintenance & engineering tasks as required.
  • Other duties as required.

In order to be considered for this position, you will need to possess a relevant mechanical or electrical engineering qualification (apprenticeship / HND / HNC / City & Guilds etc.) and have man management experience. You'll also need to have prior experience working on large diesel or gas engines with a background in Power Generation, Landfill Gas Generation, the Royal Navy or a similar heavy engineering sector.

This is a field-based role with travel required across multiple sites across the North of England & Scotland, so you will need to hold a full & valid driving licence. You'll also need to complete office-based duties from the company offices which are based nearby to Manchester.

They're offering a competitive salary of up to £45,000 depending on experience, plus an excellent company benefits package which will a van, holidays & healthcare. If you would like to apply for this Maintenance Supervisor / Team Leader role, then please send a copy of your up to date CV to or call Kyle Shinn on 02392 288 284 for more information.

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