biomass engineer, NORTHERN REGION


Job Title: Biomass Service Engineer - M4 Corridor

Contract: Full-Time, Permanent

Salary: Competitive (plus overtime including travel time – door to door)

Pension: Available after probationary period

Benefits: Company vehicle, mobile phone, expenses

Holiday: 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays


We are currently seeking a Biomass Engineer to provide specialist support to our customers as part of our site service division.  The successful field based Biomass service Engineer will need to hold a full driving license.

As a Biomass Engineer you will have hands on responsibility to provide specialist on site knowledge to Service and repair Biomass Boilers, fuel feed systems and associated equipment, ensuring projects are delivered on time. This includes breakdown cover, scheduled servicing and operational support.

Key responsibilities

  • Servicing, fault finding and repair of  Industrial, commercial & domestic biomass boilers

  • Carry out service and maintenance works associated to commercial biomass boilers

  • To understand, complete and submit all work related paperwork clearly and on time.

  • Be able to overcome onsite issues by using your experience and knowledge.

  • Continue to develop and maintain supporting documents to assist with the role

  • Carry out work in a safe and diligent manner.

  • Comply with all Health & Safety policies and procedures.

  • To demonstrate a positive attitude.

  • To fully participate in regular training and development reviews with line management, tutors and HR representatives.



  • Knowledge of Commercial/Industrial Biomass boilers

  • Advantageous but not essential, experience with the Froling and ETA biomass boiler manufacturers

  • Experience of Fault finding

  • Combustion experience and knowledge

  • Previous experience of installing, servicing OR commissioning large Biomass or machinery systems is advantageous

  • Multi skilled engineer with recognised mechanical or electrical qualification

  • Basic understanding of PLC control systems – updating software, adjustment of parameters using HMI/ controller

  • An understanding of heating systems and associated pumps/ valves/ safety requirements

  • Experience of biomass systems, different manufactures of biomass boilers and combustion controls is a distinct advantage

  • Electrical fault finding to board / component level

  • Mechanical fault finding and repair

  • IT skills – Microsoft office (Word, Excel)

  • Good customer skills and communication

  • Ability to work alone and as part of a team

  • Self-motivated


  • Commissioning experience

  • Basic welding skills

  • Basic plumbing / pipefitting (fitting minor components such as gauges, sensor pockets, valve bodies, safety valves)

  • Experience with the Froling and ETA biomass boiler manufacturers

  • Experience with Herz, Binder, Hargassener, Heizomat, HDG, KWB, Abi


Please complete our engineer enquiry and be prepared to email your current CV to our engineer manager.