Generator Technician - East Midlands

Ref: 530 Date Posted: Monday 22 Jul 2024

2020 Recruitment are working with an engineering client who are looking to add a Generator Technician to their team in Great Yarmouth.

This is a contract position for an initial period of 6 weeks.

The successful candidate will have previous experience within an Electrical/Mechanical Engineering discipline.

The Role

The Generator Technician will take responsibility for supporting and servicing all products and clients for the companies portable power business within Europe. Your existing knowledge within electrical servicing of diesel driven generators and ancillary equipment will be critical to your success in this role.

Duties & Responsibilities

As the Generator Technician your duties and responsibilities will include the following:

  • Scheduled maintenance
  • Repairs
  • Enhancements/Refurbishment
  • P&ID walk downs
  • Electrical completion checks
  • Factory acceptance tests
  • Function/loop checks
  • Instrument checks
  • Site acceptance tests
  • Liaise with Workshop Supervisor, Project teams, Management, Clients and Vendors relating to their operational activities
  • Prepare, review and fulfil work orders required for these operational activities
  • Under management direction, provide after sales services including inspections, spares, advice/recommendations, liaising with engineering departments as necessary
  • Participate in out of hours on-call rota, providing industry leading service support


To be considered for the Generator Technician role you must have the following skill & experience:

  • Experience in an Electrical/Mechanical Engineering discipline (essential)
  • City & Guilds 2382-18 18th Edition (desirable)
  • City & Guilds HV Switching & System Control 0672 (desirable)
  • COMPEX (desirable)
  • Electrical knowledge within installation, commissioning, servicing and maintenance environments include offshore (essential)
  • Interpretation and marking up of engineering drawings (essential)
  • Deep Sea control systems (desirable)
  • PLC programming skills (desirable)
  • Cummins, Iveco, Perkins engine experience


As the Generator Technician you will be offered the following package:

  • Hourly rate of £21.50 PAYE
  • Potential of future work
  • Holiday pay
  • Career development opportunities


To apply for this position please send a CV to Robert at 2020 Recruitment.