Mechanical Technician

Mechanical Technician

Job Title: Mechanical Technician
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Buckinghamshire, England
Salary: £38000.00 per annum + Benefits
Start Date: asap
Reference: BBBH10930_1502281243
Contact Name: Arjun Patel
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 09, 2017 13:20

Job Description

Mechanical Technician - Energy from Waste
Up to £38,000 + Benefits

Astute Technical Recruitment are working on behalf of leading Environmental, Waste and Green Energy company. With four Operational Energy from Waste Power Stations and a fifth under Construction, they are looking for a Mechanical Technician to join their Maintenance Department at their newest Facility in Buckinghamshire.

Roles & Responsibilities
Reporting to the Maintenance Engineer, as Mechanical Technician, you will be responsible for

  • Reporting to the Maintenance Engineer you will be responsible for day to day scheduled maintenance, fault finding and breakdown activities
  • Adhering to strict HSE rules and regulations as well as company policies and procedures
  • Using the sites Computerised Maintenance Management System to report and log jobs
  • Testing and calibration of Mechanical Systems
  • Troubleshooting, routine, scheduled and major repair of all the Power Stations Mechanical, Pressure and Lifting Systems equipment
  • Supporting outages, from planning, co-ordination to management

Skills & Qualifications
We are looking for someone with the following:

  • A relevant technical qualification such as a City & Guilds Level 3/Apprenticeship in an engineering discipline
  • At least 3 years' experience in a Maintenance environment on a Power Station/Heavy Process Plant. This could be Energy from Waste, Coal, CCGT, Biomass, CHP, Nuclear, Petrochemical etc
  • Royal Navy Marine Engineers with at least three years' service will also be considered
  • Ideally an IOSH or NEBOSH
  • Experience on equipment such as Turbines, Conveyors, Valves, Steam Raising equipment

Salary & Package
What's on offer for this exciting role:

  • Competitive Salary up to £38,000
  • Overtime & Company Benefits
  • Opportunity to work on a new Energy from Waste site

If you are interested in this position, please send a CV and Cover Letter to or ring 02392 288 282 and ask to speak to Arjun Patel who can tell you more.

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