Service & Maintenance Engineer

  • Job Reference: 00044031-1
  • Date Posted: 20 May 2021
  • Recruiter: MEMS Power Generation
  • Website: www.mems.com
  • Location: Gillingham, Kent
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: 25 days holiday, Free Parking, Death in Service
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Title: Service & Maintenance Engineer

Location:  Gillingham, Kent

Salary: Competitive Rates of Pay

Duration: Full Time, Permanent

Hours: Shift Pattern: 5days on 3days off, average 39.5 hrs per week

Shift is 7.30am to 5pm (plus call out) and overtime

Benefits: 25 days holiday, Free Parking, Death in Service

 

About us

MEMS Power Generation are a specialist temporary power solutions provider in operation 24/7, supplying disaster recovery solutions for our diverse range of customers including small businesses through to blue-chip multinational organisations and utility companies. With a fleet of over 600 generators and over 40 years’ experience, we are the supplier of choice in the UK power rental market.

 

About the role

Undertake all aspects of generator maintenance and repair both onsite and within the field, proactively and reactively.

 

About you

You will demonstrate an in-depth knowledge of electrical or mechanical engineering and have at least 2 years working experience within this industry. You will need to have a full driving licence as you will be required to travel; have excellent communication skills; good work ethos and be physically fit.

 

Key responsibilities:

  • Generator Service and maintenance
  • Reactive repairs
  • Preventive maintenance
  • Fault finding / diagnosis and rectification
  • Testing and inspection of equipment
  • Preparation of project specific rental applications
  • Generator baby-sitting
  • Maintain all rental equipment ensuring safety and fit for purpose.
  • Commissioning
  • Assist in installing and de-installing equipment
  • Work on research and development of new mechanical products
  • Maintain H&S; Quality and Environmental Standards as per the relevant Manuals
  • Maintain high standards of good house keeping at all times

Whilst in your initial training period, you will be part of the call out rota working with and assisting the team to develop your skills and knowledge within the business and generator industry.  As an engineer you will be on call to support the business maintaining a true 24/7 operation.

This is an exciting opportunity for an Engineer who is looking for a challenge and to work for a progressive company at the forefront of power generation.

Working outside normal hours will be a requirement for which overtime will be paid at the prevailing rate.

We aim to employ motivated people to continue to represent MEMS as an employer of choice whilst delivering exceptional service to our customers. If you believe you have the attributes to join our team, please do so by emailing us your CV. We look forward to hearing from you…

Please note that all employees complete our screening process which includes a criminal check.

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