Warranty Engineer - Power Generation

Warranty Engineer - Power Generation

Job Title: Warranty Engineer - Power Generation
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Salary: £48000 - £50000 per annum + car allowance, bonus
Reference: BBBH9891
Contact Name: Steve Utton
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 03, 2016 11:04

Job Description

Warranty Engineer - Power Generation

Circa £50,000 + car allowance + benefits



We are currently recruiting a Warranty Engineer to cover numerous power stations across the country. Based from a plant in the Cambridgeshire area this person will be responsible for dealing with claims from the client, in relation to equipment failures/issues, and ensuring this equipment is taken through the guarantee period successfully.

What will I be doing?

Typical duties of the Warranty Engineer will include:

  • Dealing with claims from the client relating to plant equipment failures
  • Investigating the claim and ensuring it is valid according to the contract then dealing with this claim appropriately by proposing a solution and carrying this out
  • Taking part in onsite inspections and investigations
  • Contacting local suppliers and hiring of personnel e.g. welders, fitters, scaffolders etc.
  • Liaising with various stakeholders e.g. client, consultants, authorities etc.
  • Travelling overseas for monthly meetings 2-3 days a month
  • Regular travel after year 1 to other company sites from South Wales to the North East of England

What experience does the role require?

To be considered for this fantastic opportunity it's important you meet certain criteria including:

  • A relevant engineering qualification at degree/HND level, preferably in a mechanical discipline. HNC level will be considered along with extensive experience
  • At least 6 years of industry experience in the power generation sector, 2 of which at engineer/team leader level.
  • Good communication and negotiation skills
  • The ability to motivate and explain jobs to suppliers and other stakeholders involved
  • A full UK driving licence is required for this role as it involves regular travel to other sites

What's in it for me?

The successful candidate will receive:

  • A basic salary circa £50,000
  • A car allowance
  • A performance related bonus
  • A contributory pension
  • Additional benefits

How do I apply?

To apply for this exciting opportunity simply send a copy of your up to date CV and covering letter to or alternatively you can call 02392 288 215 and speak to Steve 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.