Site Technician - CHP

Site Technician - CHP

Job Title: Site Technician - CHP
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Salary: £32000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Reference: BH13027_1548177564
Contact Name: Daniel Grosvenor
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 22, 2019 17:19

Job Description

Site Maintenance Technician - CHP

West Yorkshire

Competitive Salary & Benefits


Astute are looking for a Maintenance Technician working on the maintenance of a 6MW CHP providing Heat & Power to a Chemical Production facility.

As Site Technician you'll be responsible for operating and maintaining the plant in order to meet the demands of the customer. This includes carrying out reactive and preventative maintenance activities, operating plant safely and supervising contractors.

This site comprises of a Siemens Gas Turbine, Heat Recovery Steam Generator and associated plant.

Roles & Responsibilities

Reporting directly to the Site Manager as Site Technician, you will be responsible for:

  • Carrying out fault diagnosis, adjustments, reactive and preventative maintenance on all equipment on site (Mechanical and Electrical) in line with company safety rules & legislation.
  • Supervising contractors and ensuring work is carried out as instructed.
  • Maintaining and updating the sites CMMS (SAM) to ensure activities are logged.
  • Undertake CHP condition based maintenance tasks.
  • Provide 24 hour response as part of an on call rota for technical support, diagnosis and repair as and when required.

Skills & Qualifications

We are looking for someone with the following:

  • Apprentice trained in a relevant Engineering discipline
  • 17th Edition would be advantageous
  • Steam Boiler experience (BOAS Certification)
  • Working knowledge of Gas Turbines and associated equipment
  • Working experience with a CMMS (SAM/SAP/MAXIMO etc)

Salary & Package

What's on offer for this exciting role:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Benefits Package
  • Monday - Friday plus call out
  • Opportunity to join a global Energy brand

If you are interested in this position, please send a CV and Cover Letter to or ring 02392 288 286 and ask to speak to Dan Grosvenor who can tell you more.

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 and Europe. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.