Field Installation and Maintenance Engineer

Randstad Sourceright
10 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Installation and Maintenance Engineer

A well-established, family-run business in the environmental compliance industry is looking to hire an Installation and Maintenance Manager to join their enthusiastic and friendly team in Stafford. As Installation and Maintenance Engineer, you will be joining the wider team of engineers to take responsibility for installing, surveying and maintaining dust/odour suppression and water treatment systems at client sites. The role will include travel up to 15% of the time, including occasional trips to Scotland and Ireland.

Established in 2001, the hiring company is well respected in the construction and water treatment sectors and has grown to a turnover of £2.8m. The company culture is based on honesty and a passion for excellent customer service so if you’re an experienced engineering professional who is motivated by delivering high-quality work, this Installation and Maintenance Engineer position could be the one for you.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Installing and commissioning dust/odour suppression systems and wastewater treatment equipment on customers’ sites
  • Performing site surveys:
    • Assessing the best method of installation
    • Assessing access, cranage and other special requirements
    • Taking and/or checking critical measurements
    • Assessing potential risks
  • Meeting the client, subcontractors and suppliers on site to agree installation methodology and understand expectations
  • Servicing, maintaining, troubleshooting and repairing dust/odour suppression systems and wastewater treatment equipment, both on scheduled service visits and emergency call-outs
  • Preparing equipment and picking parts prior to installations and servicing
  • Managing van stock of spare parts and consumables needed for installations and servicing

Skills and Experience


  • Strong working knowledge of and experience with electrical and mechanical equipment
  • Past experience relevant to the role, for example:
    • Electrical troubleshooting
    • Working with 415V, 3-phase electronics
    • Water pumps, air compressors, motors, gearboxes etc.
  • CSCS card
  • UK Driving License
  • Must be eligible to work in the UK (British/EU passport or Indefinite Leave to Remain)
  • Good literacy and communication skills


  • Either 17^th or 16^th Edition Wiring Regulations qualification (17^th would be preferred)
  • IPAF qualification
  • Working at Height qualification
  • PASMA qualification
  • Confined Space qualification
  • Slinger / Lift Supervisor / Appointed Person qualification

Additional Benefits

  • Company van
  • Travel paid door to door when working across the UK
  • Expenses paid when staying away
  • Phone allowance

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