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Power Electrics Meets Stage V

Workshop Engineer

Job Title: Workshop Engineer (Large Engines) 

Reports To: Generator Engineer (Large sets) / Operations Director

Hours: Full-Time (40 Hours)

Location: Warmley, 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. Responsible for service, maintenance and overall upkeep and appearance of large containerised generators (500 Kva and above) for Rental fleet. Ensuring manufacturers’ recommended service schedules are followed.
  2. Carry out Engine Rebuilds / Repairs (15Ltr – 60Ltr) to various Manufacturers’ engines eg Perkins, Cummins Etc
  3. Provide general assistance in the yard, including loading and offloading equipment.
  4. Drive fork lift in yard as required.
  5. Deliver and collect generators and ancillary equipment using appropriate company vehicles where required, including refuelling.
  6. Carry out servicing and repairs to Power Electrics and customers’ equipment off site as and when required.
  7. Carry out duties on our company on call rota system.
  8. Comply with the Company Health & Safety Policy, including carrying out general housekeeping to ensure work areas are tidy.
  9. Comply with all aspects of the company ISO 9001:2015 procedures, proactively contributing to the company’s continuous improvement programme.

Skills & Experience Required

  1. 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 of large Diesel Engines

  2. Possess good fault-finding abilities and strong communication skills

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.


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

To apply forward your CV and covering letter to: or post to HR, Power Electrics (Bristol) Ltd, St Ivel Way, Warmley, Bristol BS30 8TY



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