Mobile Power Engineer

Posted 12 days ago by Speedy
Location Warrington Job Type Permanent
Salary Competitive Sector Building & Construction

As a Mobile Power Engineer in the Warrington area, you will be responsible for the service, refurbishment, repair and maintenance of our powered hire equipment based at our customer’s sites. You will ensure that our customers are using safe and reliable equipment and that they can count on us to deliver customer excellence.

Introduction to Speedy…

We may have started small but we’ve always had big ideas. Since Speedy was established in 1977 we have grown into the UK’s leading hire business. Along the way we’ve won countless awards for innovation, safety and our commitment to training to name but a few. Our people are the heart of our business and it’s their commitment and professionalism that makes us the biggest and the best in the industry.

Package description

Competitive salary with pension, company van, 21 days holiday rising to 26 days after 1 year plus bank holidays, bonus, life assurance and our fantastic salary extras scheme that offers cycle to work and various other fantastic benefits along with our great staff discounts.

Main responsibilities

As a Mobile Power Engineer you will play a key role in ensuring that our customers can rely on us to provide them with safe and reliable hire equipment so they can successfully deliver their projects. You will ensure that our equipment is performing to its full capabilities, that all equipment is tested, repaired and serviced to a high standard. As we offer our customers the highest level of care the role will also involve attending breakdown calls as well as scheduled service maintenance on our customer’s sites.

For this role we are ideally looking for engineers that have previous experience in working on equipment such as pumps, compressors, small generators, diesel generators, and lighting towers. Alternatively a good knowledge of diesel engines would be of interest.

The Mobile Power Engineer position plays a vital part in ensuring Speedy and our hire equipment are providing industry excellence, in return you will thrive in a welcoming atmosphere where team work plays a huge part. We offer a supportive environment where we all work together to achieve excellent customer service.

Ideal candidate


  • Driving licence
  • Experience of maintenance and repair of power equipment such as pumps, generators, and compressors
  • A good knowledge of diesel engines
  • Ability to work effectively under pressure
  • Able to adapt quickly to support others
  • Ability to prioritise workload
  • Capable of taking ownership and responsibility
  • Proactive in addressing problems that may arise
  • Commitment to learn and develop
  • Flexible approach to working hours


  • Previous experience working within the hire industry
About the company

Speedy are the leading provider of hire products and supporting services to the construction, industrial and infrastructure sectors. We have a network of over 200 depots across the UK and Ireland, and over 3000 people who offer a nationwide service and look after the largest hire fleet in the market.

We also lead in health, safety and sustainability.  We are the safest hire provider, based on accident and industry rates, and have the lowest carbon footprint in the industry.  Our hire fleet also includes an increasing range of green option products, helping our customers improve their energy efficiency and reduce their environmental impact.


Vision, mission and values:


Our vision is to become the best company in our sector to do business with and the best to work for.


Our mission is to provide safe, reliable hire equipment and services to enable successful delivery of customer projects.


  • Safe – the first priority in everything we do
  • As One – working together to collectively achieve our goals
  • Innovative – to continuously improve
  • Driven – to deliver first class customer service