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Workshop Engineer

Job Title: Workshop Engineer        

Reports to: Workshop Foreman – Service Manager

Hours: Full Time

Location: Bristol

Job Purpose:

Power Electrics is the largest generator specialist in the South, providing standby and emergency power to meet the demands of a wide variety of applications and sectors.  We have an excellent opportunity for someone to join us, supporting the Workshop Foreman and the Rental team in the preparation, testing, and repair of generator sets.  This is mainly a depot-based role; however, you may have to travel to customer sites occasionally.

Key Tasks & Main Duties

  1. Prepare and service generators for all departments, on and off site as and when required
  2. Carry out repairs for customers on generators which have broken down, on and off site as and when required
  3. Provide general assistance in the yard, including loading and offloading equipment and driving a fork lift truck as required. (following suitable training)
  4. Deliver and collect generators and ancillary equipment using appropriate company vehicles where required
  5. Carry out duties on our company on call rota system. (Following suitable training)
  6. Comply with the Company Health & Safety Policy, including carrying out general housekeeping to ensure work areas are tidy
  7. Comply with all aspects of the company’s ISO 9001:2015 quality management standards, proactively contributing to the company’s continuous improvement programme

Skills & Experience Required

Possess a relevant qualification in Mechanical/Electrical Engineering/Diesel Fitting/ Plant i.e. City & Guilds, BTEC or equivalent

OR to have served/completed an approved apprenticeship in Mechanical/Electrical Engineering

OR proven experience servicing and repairing generator sets, predominantly FG Wilson, Cummins etc. - ESSENTIAL 

Please note: We carry out DBS checks on our workforce due to the nature of our work and any offer is dependent on satisfactory references being obtained.

Power Electrics (Bristol) Ltd are an equal opportunities employer


23 days holiday plus bank holidays, company pension scheme, private medical and life
assurance schemes.


If you do not hear from us within 10 days of the closing date, then your application has not been successful on this occasion. 

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