Mechanical Field Technician - Process Plants

Mechanical Field Technician - Process Plants

Job Title: Mechanical Field Technician - Process Plants
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Essex
Salary: £34000.00 per annum + Overtime + Benefits
Reference: BBBH10221
Contact Name: Olivia Naylor
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 31, 2017 11:56

Job Description

Mechanical Field Technician - Process Plants


Up to £34,000 + Laptop + Company Van + Benefits

We are recruiting for a Mechanical Field Technician to join a company who provide maintenance solutions and technical support to large process plants including; Power Stations, CHP Plants, Petrochemical and Aggregate Production Facilities. This is a field service role covering Essex and East parts of London. As the company expands, some work in Kent may be involved at a later date.


As a Mechanical Field Technician, your duties will include but may not be limited to:

  • Responsible for the maintenance, repair and overhaul on a variety equipment such as; Turbines, Valves, Pumps, Gearbox, Coolers and Conveyors etc.
  • Ensuring the maintenance reports and logs are kept up to date.
  • Diagnosing and fault finding of mechanical problems.
  • Making sure HSE regulations are adhered to at all times.

Requirements and Qualifications

To be considered for the Mechanical Field Technician vacancy, candidates should have:

  • ONC/ HNC or equivalent in Mechanical Engineering or a similar discipline
  • Must have a full clean UK Driving License
  • Servicing and Maintenance experience within similar heavy process industries such as; Power Generation, Steel, Cement Works, Paper Mill etc.
  • Knowledge of rotating equipment


Our client offers a great deal of benefits if you were selected to be the new Mechanical Field Technician.

  • Salary up to £34,000
  • (x1.5) Overtime
  • Laptop + Mobile Phone + Company Van
  • Company Pension Scheme

Please see below contact details should you want to know more information about the Mechanical Field Technician position and ask for Olivia Naylor.

T: 02392 288 208

Astute Technical is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.