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Generator Engineer

Job Title: Generator Engineer

Reports to: Depot Manager / Operations Manager

Department: Operations

Duration: Full time, permanent

Salary: Competitive based on the individual + VAN + Mobile Phone + Pension

Holiday: 20days plus Bank Holidays

About Us

Templant Hire, based in Essex, have been providing temporary power solutions 24/7 throughout the UK to numerous business sectors, including Events, Utilities, Rail and Construction for the past 20years. With a diverse fleet of over 300 generators, and one of the most extensive electrical distribution and cable fleets in the country. Templant are a reputable and experienced choice for temporary power in the UK.

About the role

Your main role will be carrying out preventative maintenance, repairs and servicing on our generator fleet and attending to servicing and emergency breakdowns nationwide. Your day to day role will include preparing generators for hire and fulfilling customer orders. You will be enrolled in an on call rota, which will see you being the on call engineer every 3 weeks, depending on sickness, holidays etc.

Your typical working hours will be Monday to Friday 8am – 5pm. Saturday 8am- 12pm, with the potential to work overtime.


Your responsibilities will include:

  • Maintaining high standards of rental equipment
  • Carrying out repairs, fault findings and cleaning of equipment
  • Picking of equipment and testing to fulfil customer orders
  • Stock checking
  • Checking in stock and fuel levels after hire
  • Site visits and servicing nationwide.

About you

You will need to be technically minded and have a good understanding about the generator rental industry. You should have a natural ability to communicate clearly with colleagues to be able to build up and maintain working relationships. You should be willing to work within a team and have good interpersonal skills.

Your personal attributes should include self motivated, disciplined, approachable and committed to your job duties. You will need a full driving license and live within a 25mile radius of Chelmsford, Essex.


Previous Experience and qualifications will include:

  • Experience in the generator / mechanical industry
  • Rebuilding Engines
  • Working with DC + AC Electrical Circuits
  • Experience in 230v/400v
  • Proven experience in working within a team
  • Previous experience within a similar role
  • Driving license

If you are interested in applying for this vacancy, please forward your CV and covering letter to Chris Allen, Operations Director,

Generator Engineer Vacancy 12.02.18

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