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Field Service Engineer – Diesel Generator/Commissioning Engineer


  • Salary:
  • Location: Manchester
  • Contract: Permanent

My client are currently recruiting for a Diesel Generator Field Service Engineer to cover the Manchester area. The role will be based remotely and the successful candidate will be required to carry out planned servicing, repair, upgrades and breakdown response work at customer sites on generators from 10kVA to 2500kVA. A company van will be provided and additional product training will be offered as required.

This role requires a strong knowledge of all electrical aspects of generator power installations and the successful candidate may be required to pass criminal record checks and disclosure of Scotland checks. A driving license is required.

 Key Responsibilities:

  • Maintenance on generators to include all relevant electrical and mechanical testing
  • Fault diagnosis and rectification
  • Installation of temporary generators
  • Load bank towing and testing
  • Participation in the company on call rota
  • Complete and submit accurate reports in a timely manner
  • Assisting with installations and commissioning
  • Site surveys to assist project sales
  • Control system writing

Essential Skills:

  • Served as a recognised electrical engineering apprentice
  • Experienced generator field service engineer with past exposure to FG Wilson, Perkins, Caterpillar or similar brands

Keywords: diesel generator, commissioning engineer, electrical apprentice, electrical engineering, electrical engineer


 Unfortunately due to time restrictions we cannot respond to every applicant, in the event that we haven’t contacted you within 48 hours please take it you have not been successful for this particular role, but your details will be kept on file and considered for all future vacancies

We are acting on behalf of the client as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy

We are an equal opportunities agency and welcome applicants from all backgrounds

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