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Field Service Engineer (Gas & Generators)

Field Service Engineer (Gas & Generators)

Posted 19 March by South Downs Resourcing Limited
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world leader in power generation and temperature control is looking to hire a field service engineer. We are looking for an experienced diesel generator engineer who is gas safety registered and resides in the Wirral / Cheshire region.

The successful candidate's main responsibilities would be to ensure all Gas (and diesel) sets are installed / serviced on a specific site in Cheshire.

About the company:

We’re the people who use our big boxes to make a massive difference. We believe in the positive impact of power and the ability to control temperature.

We believe what we do opens up opportunity and creates potential for individuals, communities, industries and societies over the world

We believe when we work together we can do anything. We believe in the power of our team. We’re the people who keep the lights on. And we recruit the best talent, too.

Key Responsibilities of the diesel generator engineer (gas safe):

Plans and execute to ensure that installation and commissioning is completed on time

Official hand-over of commissioned projects to the Area Service Centre Manager

Manage installation and commissioning processes in accordance and in compliance with company standards

Complete standard commissioning/monthly reports in a timely manner

Provide Gas (And Diesel) equipment mechanical support

Deliver technical training to regional service engineers

Responsible for stores replenishment and stock level maintenance and planning

Carry out stock counts in line with company schedules

Take part in on call rota for local area

Trouble shooting and repairs to be carried out as per Cummins QuickServe Online & procedures

The company places a strong emphasis on health, operational safety and environmental protection. It is a requirement and moral obligation of each employee to be actively committed and accountable for compliance to the Health, Safety & Environmental policies, operating procedures and compliance to local legislation.

Qualifications of a diesel generator engineer (gas safe)

Good basic education, with Mathematics and English to GCSE level or an equivalent qualification

Mechanical or Electrical served apprenticeship

Alternatively, a City & Guilds/ONC or equivalent in mechanical or electrical engineering

If not qualified to above standard, person must still have a good grounding in mechanical/electrical engineering and be willing to undertake training to attain these qualifications

Sufficient hands-on Gas (or Diesel) engine generator experience

Gas Safe Registered/Trained


Gas experience is essential

Diesel experience is desirable

Ability to communicate clearly with both colleagues and customers

Logical fault finding

Ability to work under a low level of supervision

Ability to work under own initiative Good level of PC literacy including basic MS Office applications


Must hold a full valid driving license

Must be able to work out of hours as and when required

Preferred Previous Experience / Skills

Knowledge of Gas (and Diesel) systems

Promoter of continuous improvement philosophy

Solid background in Gas (or Diesel) equipment process and control systems

For those with a strong background in Diesel engines, without Gas experience, Gas training will be provided



Required skills

  • Diesel Generators
  • Field Service
  • Gas
  • Generators
  • Maintenance

Reference: 37544119

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