Maintenance Technician - Power Station


AA - 28745


Power and Renewable Energy


£40,000 to £45,000 Per Annum


+ Benefits & Bonus



Contract Type:


Maintenance Technician - Power Station

£45,000 + Benefits & Bonus (Monday to Friday)


We are currently recruiting a Maintenance Technician to join the Maintenance department of an Energy from Waste Power Station in Slough.

Alecto Recruitment is keen to hear from Apprentice trained Mechanical Engineers, Technicians and Fitters with experience working in heavy engineering sectors including power stations, water/wastewater, aggregates processing and petrochemical to name a few examples.

You will be to providing front line maintenance at the facility and be responsible for all aspects of the safe, compliant, and efficient maintenance on the mechanical equipment and systems on site.

Role & Responsibilities

Your duties as a Mechanical Technician will include reporting to the Maintenance Manager and you will be responsible for:

  • Reporting to the Maintenance Manager you will undertake and support the daily planned maintenance activities
  • Complete fault finding, diagnosis and repairs of the plant which include gearboxes, valves, compressors, pumps, fans, boilers etc
  • Undertake measures to improve the plant reliability, efficiency, and performance of the plant proactively, always in a safe and efficient manner.
  • Maintain the site CMMS and record all historical works undertaken.
  • Supervise 3rd party subcontracts on all scheduled and unscheduled maintenance activities.
  • Complete health and safety paperwork following company guidelines.
  • Provide technical support to the fuel handling and operations team for the plant when required.


  • A relevant technical qualification such as a City & Guilds Level 3/Apprenticeship in an engineering discipline.
  • At least 3 years' experience in a Maintenance environment on a Power Station/Heavy Process Plant. This could be Energy from Waste, Coal, CCGT, Biomass, CHP, Nuclear, Petrochemical etc.
  • Royal Navy Marine Engineers with at least five years' service will also be considered.
  • Ideally an IOSH or NEBOSH.
  • Experience on heavy mechanical equipment such as Conveyors, Valves, Gearboxes, Pumps, Steam Raising equipment etc

Package Details

  • Salary is £45,000 Per Annum.
  • This role is worked on a Monday to Friday basis.
  • This opportunity comes with a vast amount of training and high possibility of Overtime.

To apply for this role please send your CV or call Ashley 01329 221399 for more information.

Equally if this role would not be of interest to you but may be for a suitable friend or colleague, we can offer paid referral fees for successful placements.