Field Technician Generators

Requisition ID:  26758

Linkebeek, BE, 1630

EMS(European Maintenance Support) is a part of the ENGIE Group that carries out specialized maintenance work across Belgium and across Europe (mainly the Netherlands and France). Within the Powertrain (Generators) team, we are looking for a Field Technician Generators who wants to develop into a specialist in the field.


Have you got the technology bug? Do you enjoy tinkering with mechanical and electrical components and are ready to build expertise within rotating equipment?  Then apply via the button above for our Field Technician Generators position , or via digital assistant B-ENGIE (button below)

YOUR CHALLENGE as a Field Technician Generators

As a Field Technician Generators, you will actively participate in various maintenance projects, overhauls and interventions. An extra challenging aspect of the job is that no two days are the same.

  • You will be responsible for organizing, coordinating and performing mechanical maintenance work on industrial generators and auxiliary systems.
  • At the start of a new construction site, you will be involved in the preparation and, together with the expert engineers from our team, determine the approach, planning and scope of the work to be performed.
  • Depending on the project, you will either take on the role of site supervisor or the role of field technician (or both).
  • In the role as site supervisor, you will coordinate and execute and be responsible for determining resources, ordering materials and following up on them correctly and on time.
  • During execution , you will work with a team of technicians consisting of both colleagues and subcontractors.
  • You will be responsible for monitoring and reporting on the work required and constantly ensure the safety of yourself and your colleagues.
  • For unplanned sites or incidents, you will participate in interventions, analyze problems and work hands-on on the generators with the goal of resolving the problem.

YOUR PROFILE as a Field Technician Generators

  • You are mechanically and/or electrically skilled (A2/bachelor/graduate electromechanics, electronics, electrical engineering), experience in generator maintenance is a plus.
  • You are fluent in English and willing to obtain basic level (A2) in French or Dutch.
  • You are flexible in terms of working hours and workplace. You see varying hourly schedules (day, shifts, weekends) as 'part of the job'. You are willing to perform work at our various sites in Belgium and abroad (mainly France and the Netherlands, max. 30%).


WE OFFER YOU as a Field Technician Generators

  • A high-tech workplace where passion for technology is key.
  • A work environment in which safety always comes first.
  • A pleasant work atmosphere and a top-notch team of +/- 40 technicians led by Kris Matthys.
  • Freedom and independence to plan the work yourself allowing you to maintain a healthy work-life balance.
  • Lots of variety in the job thanks to the different locations where we operate, the different types of machines we work with (Siemens, Alstom, Brush, etc.) and the different customers we serve (both ENGIE power plants and industrial customers).
  • Numerous opportunities to develop yourself, thanks to extensive on-the-job training and the possibility to acquire other competencies of your choice (electrical measurements, managing teams, project planning, ...)
  • Close supervision from Day 1 by an assigned mentor.
  • A stable company that offers job security.
  • A staff contract (38h) of indefinite duration with a competitive salary package consisting of:
    • a basic salary that is indexed monthly and supplemented by various premiums depending on the work regime (shift premium), the place where you work (mobility premium) and the number of overtime hours worked (overtime premium and compensation through leave days).
    • Annual salary increase in January according to energy sector scales
    • Annual double vacation pay, collective bonus and year-end bonus.
    • 20 leave days + 13 ADV days + all days to compensate for overtime worked.
    • Medical expenses will be reimbursed for you and your family members.
    • Hospitalization insurance and supplementary pension plan
    • Cell phone and data subscription
    • Meal vouchers €8


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Business Unit:  GBU Flexible Gen & Retail
Division:  Thermal Europe – EMS, IS & PPM
Legal Entity:  ELECTRABEL
Contract Type:  Permanent
Job Type:  Full - Time
Professional Experience:  Skilled ( >3 experience <15 years)
Education Level:  Bachelor's Degree