Diesel Generator Field Service Technician

Diesel Generator Field Service Technician

For our client we are looking for a diesel generator, field service technician, to work from the base in Norway. The ideal candidate will be a qualified diesel mechanic with diesel generator experience such as, routine services, diagnosing electrical and mechanical faults, engine running problems and overhauling the engines.

Key duties and responsibilities


Site installations/de-installations

Routine service of plant at depots and on site

Control of spares support

Physical control of release and return of plant, including allocation of plant to meet contract requirements

Attending to breakdowns/repairs at depot and offsite


Complete service reports, time sheets and test sheets accurately and on time

Maintain QHSE and legally required documentation

Ensure tracking of equipment movements in and out of depot


Technical Client contact

Contact with Service Manager and all location personnel.

Contact with customers at all levels

Contact with equipment suppliers when necessary

Health and Safety

Ensure service vehicle service equipment and work area are maintained in safe and good order

Responsible for ensuring own health and safety

Maintain the yard and workshop in a neat and tidy state in accordance with 5S procedures

Ensure all yard/workshop equipment in safe/good working order

Ensure safety of self and others at all times

Be vigilant in reporting QHSE concerns


Standby duties at site

Be on “call” out of hours as and when required

Participate and contribute to OE program


Good basic technical education in a relevant field

Demonstrate technical competence, in line with the local competence/training matrix

Good verbal and written English language skills

Good IT literacy including use of word-processing, spreadsheets, databases and e-mail

Driving licence (car)

Professional skills and experience

Mechanical or electrical served apprenticeship

Alternatively, a qualification in mechanical or electrical engineering

Sufficient hands-on diesel engine/generator experience

Experience with Cummins and Scania diesel engines are preferred

Experience with Cummins (insight) and Scania diagnostic systems are preferred

Personal skills and experience

Ability to communicate clearly with both colleagues and customers

Logical fault finding

Ability to work under a low level of supervision

Ability to work under own initiative

Tidy and clean appearance

Committed and loyal

Well organised


Able to manage a client’s expectations when under pressure, regardless of the situation


Electrical HV (desirable, not essential)

Electrical LV

Generator controls

Diesel generators (30Kv to 1500Kv)

We offer

Good salary structure with overtime bonus

Great development opportunities

International travel

Health Insurance


Permanent position

Categories: Electrical Mechanic
Types: Full Time
Locations: Stavanger

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