Mechanical Maintenance Engineer

About the Role

United Kingdom
Newcastle up Tyne
Newcastle upon Tyne

  • Country/Region: United Kingdom
  • State/Province/County: England
  • City: Manchester

  • Country/Region: United Kingdom
  • State/Province/County: England
  • City: Leeds

Remote vs. Office
Office/Site only
Siemens Energy Limited
Grid Technologies
Business Unit
Full / Part time
Experience Level
Not defined
A Snapshot of Your Day

As an Mechanical Maintenance Engineer at Siemens Energy your day will involve attending multiple customer substation sites across the country. Your primary responsibilities will include carrying out primary and secondary installation and service activities on HV wound plant and equipment, both onshore and offshore. Additionally, you will contribute and support Service Centre Operational tasks as required. It is essential that you represent Siemens Energy Transmission Service in a professional manner and uphold the highest standards of safety and quality.

How You’ll Make an Impact

In this role, you will be accountable for the site installation of High Voltage Wound Plant manufactured by Siemens Energy and other transformer manufacturers. You will also be responsible for carrying out service activities on wound plant and associated equipment, including primary and secondary work. Your expertise will be crucial in leading Working Party activities where necessary, such as being a Permit Holder or Technical Lead. It will be your duty to ensure that all staff within the working party adhere to company and client policies and procedures.

Furthermore, you will contribute to providing a safe working environment by complying with company health, safety, and environment policies, as well as relevant legislation. Monitoring the general performance and workmanship of the site team and subcontractors will also be part of your responsibilities. You will ensure that all work is completed to a satisfactory quality and technical standard, while actively promoting innovation to improve efficiency.

Additionally, you will participate in training and development activities to maintain proficiency in product training, HSE training, authorizations, supervisory training, and plant and equipment operating courses. Supporting apprentice development and maintaining appropriate levels of housekeeping will also be expected. Lastly, you will ensure that all appropriate installation and commissioning records are completed and signed off, and you will liaise with the project manager, reporting any difficulties in carrying out the program of works.

What You Bring

To excel in this role, you should have experience working on electrical substations, construction sites, or other mechanical and electrical industries. Additionally, experience in the installation, service, or manufacture of HV Wound Plant is required. You should also have experience in the erection of primary plant and secondary installations within the T&D industry. An understanding of health and safety legislation and best practices is essential.

About the Team

Siemens Energy is more than just an energy technology company. With a presence in over 90 countries, we meet the growing energy demand while prioritizing climate protection. Our team of over 92,000 dedicated employees not only generates electricity for over 16% of the global community but also utilizes our technology to safeguard people and the environment. We are committed to making sustainable, reliable, and affordable energy a reality by pushing the boundaries of what is possible. With a 150-year legacy of innovation, we seek individuals who support our focus on decarbonization, new technologies, and energy transformation.

Our Commitment to Diversity

At Siemens Energy, we celebrate diversity and recognize its power. We embrace inclusion and value the creative energy that comes from our team of over 130 nationalities. We do not discriminate based on ethnic background, gender, age, religion, identity, or disability. Our goal is to energize society, all of society, and we are committed to creating a workplace that is inclusive and supportive of our differences.