Job Description

Job Location

Aldermaston, Reading RG7, UK

Type of Job


Salary / Rate

£30,000 -£45,000

Job Ref:


Mechanical Repair and Quality Engineer

Our client based in Aldermaston is looking for a Mechanical Repair and Quality Engineer to join their team.

This is an excellent opportunity to work for a company that offer a competitive salary along with fantastic benefits.

The successful candidate will set methods and criteria for execution of customer repair work for

various types of rotating equipment (Steam Turbines, Centrifugal Compressors, Axial Compressors

and other associated equipment).

Repair work will include overhauls; general maintenance upgrades and rerates for OEM and non OEM equipment.

As the Mechanical Repair and Quality Engineer you will repair solutions and ensure the technical integrity of all work

performed in the Repair Shop.

· As a Shop Engineer your main responsibilities will involve:

· Supporting Sales engineers during quotation phase for aftermarket services

· Responsibility for the full repair lifecycle from receipt of equipment to return to customer

· Scope definition based on as-received condition and customer requirements

· Generating and issuing work instructions for scope execution

· Providing technical assistance to workshop technicians throughout the repair

· Ensuring quality requirements are achieved

· Signing-off all work undertaken in the workshop and by subvendors

· Writing and issuing inspection and final job reports

· Respecting costs and maintaining repair project margins

· Raising requisitions for subcontract activities

· Providing technical assistance to customers – both internal and external

· Review, approval and control of technical documentation

· As a Shop Engineer your skills and qualifications will ideally include:

· Recognised degree or HND in engineering required (ideally with relevant experience in

· rotating equipment)

· Proven experience in rotating equipment repair or a manufacturing environment

· 3-5 year industry experience is preferred but not essential

· Strong analytical and mathematical skills.

· Good understanding of engineering practices.

· Professional and effective communication skills, both written and verbal in English.

· Must be confident to support and guide technicians and liaise with internal and external

· customers.

· Computer literate with good knowledge of software packages such as excel, word &

· powerpoint and the ability to learn business software packages

· The ability to read, understand and interpret engineering drawings, service bulletins,

· service reports and technical reports.

Note that, whilst experience is preferred, a candidate with the right qualifications, attitude

and interests should not be excluded from applying for this role

25 days holiday
Generous Pension Plan
Free healthcare for employee and partner
Ride to Work Scheme
£150 towards corporate gym membership (taxable)
Employee Assistance Programme for employee and family
Life Assurance 3 x basic salary

Interested in this job? Call us on: 0118 981 1110