Service & Maintenance Engineer – Gillingham, Kent

Location Gillingham, Kent

Duration Full Time, Permanent

Salary £16 - £18 per hour depending upon experience, + Overtime + Company Van

Hours Rolling Shift Pattern: 5days on 3days off, average 39.5 hrs per week Shift is 7.30am to 5pm (plus call out) and overtime

MEMS Service and Maintenance Vacancy

About us
MEMS Power Generation are a specialist temporary power solutions provider in operation 24/7, supplying disaster recovery solutions for our diverse range of customers including small businesses through to blue-chip multinational organisations and utility companies. With a fleet of over 600 generators and over 40 years’ experience, we are the supplier of choice in the UK power rental market.

About you
You will have knowledge and at least 2 years experience of mechanical or electrical engineering. You must have a full driving licence as you will be required to travel; have excellent communication skills; good work ethos and be physically fit.

About the role
Undertake all aspects of generator maintenance and repair both onsite and within the field, proactively and reactively.

Key responsibilities

  • Generator Service and maintenance
  • Reactive repairs
  • Preventive maintenance
  • Fault finding / diagnosis and rectification
  • Testing and inspection of equipment
  • Preparation of project specific rental applications
  • Generator baby-sitting
  • Maintain all rental equipment ensuring safety and fit for purpose.
  • Commissioning
  • Assist in installing and de-installing equipment
  • Work on research and development of new mechanical products

Whilst in your initial training period, you will be part of the call-out rota, working with and assisting the team to develop your skills and knowledge within the business and generator industry.  As an engineer, you will be on call to support the business in maintaining a true 24/7 operation.

This is an exciting opportunity for an Engineer who is looking for a challenge and to work for a progressive company at the forefront of power generation.

Working outside normal hours will be a requirement for which overtime will be paid at the prevailing rate.

We aim to employ motivated people to continue to represent MEMS as an employer of choice whilst delivering exceptional service to our customers. If you believe you have the attributes to join our team, please click here to apply.  We look forward to hearing from you.

Please note that all employees complete our screening process which includes a criminal check. Please read our Candidate Policy