Generator Engineer


Reference: 31998
£30k - 35k per year + Company Van + O/T
Buckinghamshire, Oxfordshire
Closing Date: 10/10/2019

A fantastic opportunity to join a reputable and growing hire company near Leighton Buzzard as a generator engineer carrying out site breakdowns, maintenance, repairs and servicing to diesel generators up to 500 KVA. This role will involve you being both mobile and workshop.

Duties of the Generator Engineer include:

  • You will be responsible for prioritising the workload from both the hire and sales of plant and generators.
  • You will be working within a busy workshop, however, during busy periods, you will be required to attend site breakdowns, ensuring outstanding customer service is provided.
  • You will be required to carry out electrical and mechanical services and repairs to a range of generators and construction plant including diagnosing faults, strip down and rebuilds.
  • You will be responsible for completing any relevant paperwork accurately along with adhering to the company’s health and safety policies and procedures


  • You will have previous experience working on generators up to 500KVA.
  • You will also have previous experience working within the plant and power generation industry as a generator engineer, generator mechanic, generator technician, diesel mechanic or fitter.
  • You will have previous experience working on manufacturers such as Genset, Stephill, FG Wilson, Cummins, JCB or Honda.
  • You MUST hold a BTEC, NVQ or City and Guilds in plant maintenance, mechanical engineering, diesel fitting or land-based technology.
  • You MUST hold a FULL UK driving license

The Company:

You will be working with a leading supplier of plant machinery to the construction and related sectors, who own a large range of generators. Due to their ongoing success, they have become a household name within the industry and are now seeking an enthusiastic generator engineer who is able to keep up with the demands of the company.


  • Salary up to £35,000 DOE
  • Monday to Friday 8am - 5pm
  • Company Van
  • Overtime
  • Healthcare
  • Pension
  • Career progression



Accommodation, Non Mechanical, Plant Hire, Power Generation

Alternative Job Title(s):

Diesel Fitter,Diesel Engineer,Electrical Engineer,Fitter,Heavy Plant Fitter,Heavy Plant Engineer,Maintenance Engineer,Mechanical Engineer,Mechanical Fitter,Mobile Engineer,Mobile Fitter,Plant Fitter,Senior Engineer,Service Engineer,Technician,Workshop Engineer,Workshop Fitter,Access Engineer


Company Van,Overtime