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    Electrical Generator Engineer

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Engineering & Technical
  • Location: Poulton-Le-Fylde, Lancashire
  • Salary: £26000 - £40000 per annum
  • Date posted: 25/10/2019
  • Job reference: 42447_1572012615

Due to expansion our Client based on the outskirts of Preston is looking for additional Electrical Generator Engineers.

Ideally you will have experience in the diesel generator field installing and testing installations ranging from basic AMF to more complex peak lopping and paralleling systems.


Electrical installation of all control and power cabling between the generator, changeover panels, switchboards, ancillary equipment such as fuel controls, louver controls, BMS controls etc, testing of all the installation to the NICEIC requirements and recording all test results. On site testing of the installation to clients specifications and any associated fault finding and modification work, including any reprogramming requirements. Competence with DSE, COMAP & Woodward control panels would be an advantage.

Additional Duties:

Call Out Rota - approx 1 week in 8

Generator servicing and maintenance at customer premises

Generator Load Testing

Generator & UPS commissioning

Generator & UPS fault finding

Generator & UPS electrical repairs

Experience / Qualifications:

Min 5 years experience working in the diesel generator installation field

Min 2 years experience as a diesel generator commissioning engineer

Knowledge of a variety of manufacturer's equipment

NVQ Level 3 / HNC / HND in Electronic / Electrical

City & Guilds 2832 - 17th Edition IEE Regulations

City & Guilds 2395 / 2396 or 2392 / 2391 - Inspect & Test

Manufacturers Training Courses

Working as a team

Clean Driving Licence

Clean CRB check

Wish List:

Served a recognised electrical apprenticeship

Computer literate, word, excel, plc languages and other software an advantage

Experience in a variety of Alternator makes and types

Experience in diesel engine diagnostics

Happy to multitask

Can Do Attitude

All of the above with UPS experience

This is a permanent position working Monday to Friday 8am till 5pm.

Provided to you will be:

Company Van & Fuel card

Samsung PDA

Overtime Rates

& after successful probation, Private Medical insurance.

Salary is dependant on experience.

Clayton Group is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.