Field Service Engineer (Landfill Gas)

Location : Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, England
Job Ref : EJ596
Consultant : Edward Jeffs
Sector : Engineering, Manufacturing
Salary : £43k - 49.5k per year


EJ596 – Field Service Engineer (Landfill Gas)

Location: North – Covering 8 sites  

Salary: £43,000 – £49,5000 + company van and benefits


First Military Recruitment are currently searching for a Field Service Engineer (Landfill Gas) on behalf of our client. Under the supervision of the Area Manager, you will complete the day to day operations of the gas field and generators at the assigned sites in order to achieve maximum electrical output, whilst maintaining the highest levels of safety.

Applications from ex-military candidates are actively encouraged, however all candidates will be given due consideration.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Ensure the Health, Safety and Quality procedures are applied correctly to all processes
  • Provide mechanical and control engineering support to allocated sites
  • Undertake planned, preventative and breakdown maintenance of the generator sets and associated plant and equipment
  • Undertake operational planning of maintenance work to include the ordering of parts
  • Ensure site staff are adequately instructed on the maintenance procedures when required
  • Train Operations Technicians on the generator and auxiliary equipment in line with the maintenance procedure
  • Produce detailed reports of planned and unplanned maintenance
  • Provide mechanical engineering support on new projects
  • Assist in engineering design modifications to existing plant
  • Assist with the preparation of maintenance procedures
  • Carry out fault finding diagnostics and rectification work
  • Assist and cover for the Operations Technicians.

Skills and Qualifications: 

  • The successful candidate will have Operations and Maintenance experience, with reciprocating engines and/or the relating control systems.
  • You will be qualified in Mechanical Engineering or have proven previous experience.
  • This position requires a high degree of flexibility, self-motivation, initiative, and the ability to work well as part of a team and at times work alone.
  • This position has an On-Call requirement.

Location: North – Covering 8 sites  

Salary: £43,000 – £49,5000 + company van and benefits   

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