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Ex-Forces Engineer

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Ex-Forces Engineer


£37,000 - £40,000 + Pension + Holidays + Benefits Package + Overtime Bonus + Relocation Support + Full Training

Are you an Engineer in the process of leaving the Armed Forces or one that has recently left and want to advance a specialist career within a highly-valued area of industry that is playing an essential part in the UK's transition to Net-Zero?

This company has a significant presence in the local area and is responsible for delivering key utilities to domestic/residential and commercial premises, namely through several Combined Heat-Power plants as well as Renewable Energy assets covering things such as Solar PV and Heat Pumps.

In this role you will be responsible for the operation and maintenance of key company assets providing heat, power and chilled water to the surrounding area. This will cover things such as power generation and power transmission equipment, boilers, pumps and valves.

The ideal candidate will have previous experience in carrying out mechanical maintenance on large plant such as generators, engines, boilers, pumps or similar. This experience can come from a variety of backgrounds such as ex-forces (Navy, RAF, REME, Mechanics), marine engineering or gas engineering.

This is a great chance for someone looking to develop their career by entering into a highly specialised engineering position where they can be supported by fellow engineers in widening their technical skillset to cover a range of plant such as generators, power transmission and CHP.

The role:
* Operating, servicing, maintaining and monitoring heat and power plant such as boilers, pumps, generators, valves

* Following CMMS and updating system of works undertaken

* Carrying out PPM in line with maintenance schedule

* Striving to maximise system availability and efficiency while minimising life cycle costs

* Maintaining an accurate log of works undertaken and parts used

* Monitoring and operating cooling towers in line with legionella management system

The person:
* Previous experience in mechanical maintenance

* Knowledge of & experience working with equipment such as generators, engines, boilers, steam plant, pumps etc.

* Living in Guildford/Woking/Farnborough area or open to relocation

Reference Number: BBBH207141

To apply for this role or to be considered for further roles, please click "Apply Now" or contact Stuart Goble at Rise Technical Recruitment.

Rise Technical Recruitment Ltd acts an employment agency for permanent roles and an employment business for temporary roles.

The salary advertised is the bracket available for this position. The actual salary paid will be dependent on your level of experience, qualifications and skill set. We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitable candidates.