Generator Technician – Mechanical

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Job Overview


  • Operate and monitor 1MW 11kv packaged power generator systems, emphasizing mechanical systems during deployment, ensuring optimal performance and adherence to safety and quality standards.
  • Carry out mechanical maintenance on site critical power generators and their ancillaries.
  • Conduct routine mechanical and basic LV electrical maintenance tasks, inspections, and service checks on Diesel driven power generators to ensure the reliability of mechanical components.
  • Identify and address mechanical issues promptly, minimizing downtime and ensuring uninterrupted operation.
  • Monitor and manage stock levels of critical and consumable spares as per the user manuals and create initial purchase requests for low stock items for submittal to the SCM team.
  • Oversee the mechanical aspects of the fuel systems associated with generators, ensuring proper fuel flow, and promptly addressing any related mechanical issues to optimize overall generators performance.
  • Use of MS Excel to carry out and record maintenance as per the planned maintenance routines and record the service history.
  • Monitor the generators and identify abnormal situations, taking appropriate actions to prevent failure.
  • Understand production targets and how the electrical maintenance team can influence delivery of these targets.
  • Work alongside Operation Technicians and assist in the commissioning and start-up of plant and equipment, to build knowledge levels.



  • Formal education and qualification to Technical Diploma level
  • Previous experience (2-4 Years) specifically with mechanical aspects of power generators.



  • Practical knowledge and experience of working on Generator packaged power equipment associated with  Oil & Gas production, Process and Utilities systems  in the role of Mechanical Technician or similar.
  • Experience of working with Power Generation and Distribution systems.
  • Experience of working on mechanical equipment in Hazardous Areas.
  • Understanding of the actions to be taken in the case of an Emergency on the plant or associated facilities outages.
  • Familiar with permit to work systems, isolation procedures and safety management systems.
  • Understanding of Mechanical safety rules and  industry HSE practices applicable to job role


  • Experience of working in a high H2S process plant.
  • Experience of Maximo (CMMS) to carry out and record maintenance as per the plans
  • Experience of working in a project environment.
  • Ability to interpret/mark-up technical (electrical/mechanical) drawings.


  • Good English language communication skills – verbal/written.
  • Technical problem-solving skills.
  • Planning of daily work tasks
  • Proven ability to work effectively in a team.
  • Keep calm under pressure.
  • Proactive approach to safety.
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