Service Engineer

Service Engineer

Job Title: Service Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Salary: £35000 - £38000.00 per annum + Benefits
Reference: BBBH10085
Contact Name: Becki Wensley
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 13, 2017 08:36

Job Description

Service Engineer - Biogas
Salary - £35,000-£38,000 DOE
Location - North East - Field Based

We are currently seeking a multi-skilled Field Service Engineer to service and maintain Biogas plants throughout the North West of the UK. Our client is an internationally recognised organisation working in the green energy sector, they are technical providers of renewable energy from biomass and supply biogas systems for the agriculture industry. They require an experience Service Engineer to travel between their sites in the North East of England including maintaining ancillary equipment such as CHP units, boilers and gasifiers.

General responsibilities of a Field Service Engineer will include:

  • Attending to breakdowns and out of hours call outs to ensure plant down time is mitigated
  • Preventative maintenance on industrial equipment such as boilers, CHP units, feeders, pneumatics, mixers, SCADA and control systems etc.
  • Working with customers and representing the company
  • Ensuring all health and safety is adhered to
  • Installation and PPM of biogas plants and equipment
  • Other duties as required

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Prior experience working on anaerobic digestion, biogas upgrading systems or process plants
  • Experienced in the maintenance of CHP units.
  • A HNC/HND/NVQL3 or equivalent in a relevant discipline such as Mechanical Engineering etc.
  • A background of mechanical, electrical or process engineering
  • A willingness to take on overtime and stay away from home when required
  • A full and clean UK driving licence

The salary offered is between £35,000 and £38,000 depending on experience plus company benefits and equipment needed to complete the job (laptop, phone, van etc.) this is an excellent opportunity to develop your skill set and progress your career along with getting valuable experience within a reputable renewable energy organisation. The sites will be in the area of Norfolk, Peterborough, Lincolnshire, and Essex.

If you or anyone you know are interested in apply, please send in an updated copy of your CV and a covering letter to or call Becki Wensley for more information -
023 92 222 963.

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.