Operations Technician Landfill Gas

Operations Technician Landfill Gas

Job Title: Operations Technician Landfill Gas
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Peterhead, Aberdeenshire
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + vehicle, pension
Start Date: asap
Reference: 10592MG_1494421661
Contact Name: Matthew George
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 10, 2017 14:07

Job Description

Engine Maintenance Technician - Renewable Energy
£30,000 - £33,000 plus benefits
Peterhead, Scotland
We are currently seeking to recruit a Maintenance Technician / Engine Maintenance Technician / Field Service Engineer, to carry out routine & reactive maintenance on a range of Landfill Gas Engines Generating sets near Peterhead, Scotland. 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 Maintenance Engineer, you will be responsible for:

  • Routine & reactive maintenance on Landfill Gas & Anaerobic Digestion sites
  • Working as part of a team of Engineers, ensuring safe & efficient operation of the generating plant
  • Ensuring health & safety is adhered to at all times
  • Ensuring the repair/re-build isn't compromised and is executed on time without disruption to other site activities
  • 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 engines (Caterpillar, Perkins, Deutz, Jenbacher, Wartsila, or similar) and working on large process equipment (pumps, motors, etc.).
This is a fantastic opportunity to work for a large competitor within the Renewable Energy sector. This position requires travel across a site near Peterhead, Scotland, therefore a full UK driving licence is essential.
The package on offer for this role includes a salary in the range of £30,000 - £33,000 depending on experience, plus company benefits including pension & holidays.
If you are interested in this position, please email a copy of your latest CV to or call Matt George on 02392 288 206.

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