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Service Engineer (UK & Overseas) - Customer Support

  • Location: Exeter
  • Salary: Market related per annum
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 26 days ago

  • Sector: Energy
  • Function: Maintenance and facilities
  • Contact: Lee Elwell
  • Contact Email: lee.elwell@jonlee.co.uk
  • Contact Phone: 01384 446154
  • Expiry Date: 12 November 2021
  • Job Ref: 59124

Role: Service Engineer (UK & Overseas)        

Location: Exeter (Home Based)
Competitive Salary  

Overview:

  • We are currently recruiting for an experienced Service Engineer to provide an efficient and effective service to Customer Support in the UK and overseas. (Travel will be required)
  • The role will be carrying out all aspects of service and maintenance activities to ensure the highest quality of support for the customer at all times. 
  • This is a multi-disciplined role and includes mechanical, electrical and electronic skills, the work is usually carried out at the customer's site so the engineer must be able to work on his own initiative and with minimal supervision. 
  • As a senior engineer you must also demonstrate leadership, a willingness to accept responsibility and the ability to supervise, control and develop other engineers.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Attending site to carry out regular maintenance inspections.
  • Fault diagnosis and repair on all companies supplied equipment.
  • Maintaining a good working relationship with the customer.
  • Available for direct customer contact out of hours including weekends on an ‘On-call’ rota basis. This involves providing technical support and mobilisation out of hours.
  • You will need to be available for weekend working for up to two weekends in four.
  • Ability to adequately plan and prepare for allocated tasks both for yourself and for others.
  • Preparation of accurate reports and timesheets using the current companies system.
  • Work within the current quality management system requirements.
  • Supervision, control, and development of other engineers.
  • Assisting Service Supervision to plan, prepare and delegate work.
  • Supervision and control of sub-contractors, to ensure that the work is completed to the necessary quality standard and timescale.

Knowledge & Skills:

  • Qualified to HNC/HND level in Electrical, Electronic or Mechanical Engineering.
  • Siemens 501 engine removal and installation, including calibration and performance test.
  • Siemens 501 engine strip, repair and rebuild to turbine 2nd stage vane level.
  • Siemens 501 engine bearing replacements.
  • In depth fault diagnosis and repair on any companies supplied equipment, Including Digital control systems and main reduction gearbox.
  • Basic fault diagnosis and knowledge on equipment not supplied by company but associated with the CHP installation.
  • Vibration survey on engine, gearbox and generator, the analysis of the results, and the recommendation of any corrective action as necessary
  • Supervision and control of sub-contractors, to ensure that the work is completed to the necessary quality standard and timescale.
  • Principles of operation for Gas Turbines Engines and advantages of CHP installations.
  • Knowledge and experience of High Voltage Generator control, protection, and Synchronising
  • Methods and systems of emissions control.
  • Understand the differences between various maintenance contracts and the resulting consequences for both the customer and company.
  • Understand the Companies' Policies on health & safety, quality, and the environment and ensure that other company employees work within these policies.
  • Be aware of the health & safety of yourself and of others, identify hazards, carry out a risk assessment and prepare a method statement.

If you are interested in applying for this role or would like more information please contact Lee Elwell on 01384 446 154 (Direct Line) or your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Contracts are those of an Employment Business.

Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Contracts are those of an Employment Business.