Helpful, High Tech, Heroic. Three word’s which highlight Rapid’s core values. These same values can be found in each and every member of Rapid’s team. To successfully compete in a fast paced, competitive and constantly evolving business environment, Rapid’s team work towards the common goal of ensuring each customer has the highest quality, advanced mixing technology and their expectations exceeded.

If you share our values, we’d love to hear from you.

Please view our current vacancies below.

New Opportunities

Experience welder/fabricator required.

Overhead crane experience is desirable

Experience reading manufacturing drawings

Forklift experience is desirable

Ability to work in a team as well as alone

3 years’ experience in heavy engineering fabrication role


What the successful candidate will receive.

Competitive rates of pay available

Flexible working

Subsidised canteen



Email your CV to

Electrical Technician – Rapid Power Generation Ltd


  • Build control panels and electrical harnesses.
  • Test & commission all control panels & switchgear in house and on site (where necessary).
  • Site commissioning.
  • Fault finding.
  • Instrumentation commissioning.
  • Comply with all quality & environmental policies and procedures.
  • Comply with all health & safety rules and procedures.
  • Any other duties as required by Production Manager.

Desirable Criteria

  • NVQ/HNC/HND in a related discipline such as Electrical Engineering.
  • Knowledge of electrical sector – switchgear and control panels.
  • Reading, understanding and producing engineering drawings.
  • Strong attention to detail and able to work with minimal supervision.
  • Self-motivated and be able to work under pressure to meet tight deadlines.
  • Computer Literacy: Should be proficient using Excel spreadsheets, databases, etc.
  • Full UK driving licence.
  • Previous power generation sector experience would be advantageous.


Hours of work: Monday – Thursday 08.00 -16.30 and Friday 08.00-15.30

To apply: email an up-to-date CV to

Graduate Mechanical Engineer – Rapid Power Generation

Rapid Power Generation Ltd, manufacture diesel and gas powered generating sets from 10Kva – 2500Kva, at a state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Tandragee, County Armagh, Northern Ireland. With over 30 years of knowledge and experience in the world of power generation, Rapid Power Generation has the experience and expertise to provide a superior power solution for every requirement.


Personal Description

Rapid Power Generation are recruiting a graduate mechanical design engineer to work in our highly innovative design team.  The successful candidate must be driven, with an eye for detail orientated drawings and must be able to integrate well in a team as well as being able to work alone.


Job Description

  • Designing detailed mechanical drawings and 3D models for highly innovative diesel & gas generators
  • Airflow analysis
  • Building BOM and components lists for equipment
  • Involved in R&D of new products and improving current products
  • Ensuring all manuals and technical data sheets are kept up to date in line with drawings


Essential Criteria

  • Hold secondary education (BSc or Similar) in Mechanical/Aeronautical Engineering discipline.
  • Be proficient in 3D CAD systems (preferably Creo)


What the successful candidate will receive

  • Competitive salary (negotiable depending on experience and ability)
  • 33 days holiday per annum
  • Subsidised canteen


  • Build the machines from start to finish (this is not an assembly line position)
  • Using hand tools/overhead cranes to build up sub-assembles/full machines
  • Hydraulic piping of machines
  • Ensure quality standard is achieved
  • Ensure H&S is adhered to at all times
  • Meeting set targets for dispatch
  • Work as part of a team to drive continuous improvement


Essential Criteria

  • Must have the ability to read, understand and work from assembly drawings.
  • Experience operating overhead cranes
  • Experience driving a forklift
  • Mechanical experience or previous experience working in a skilled trade role.
  • Ability to demonstrate hands on skills
  • Ability to work within a team or on your own
  • Ability to overcome complex engineering challenges.
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills


Desirable Criteria

  • 5 years’ experience in a similar position

Hours of work

08:00 – 16:30 (Monday – Thursday)

08:00 – 15:30 (Friday)

Additional Hours Available.



  • Perform daily machine start up and shutdown procedures on CNC laser machine.
  • Store raw materials from receipt of delivery, use of fork truck.
  • Load and unload machine beds (Overhead Crane)
  • Ensure production schedule is followed through as allocated by planning dept.
  • Perform minor maintenance and cleaning of cutting equipment and work area in accordance with company standards & manufactures machine recommendations.
  • Perform some machine alignment procedures and optic cleaning to keep equipment at peak operating performance.
  • Check parts as required
  • Other duties assigned by Production Supervisor or Management.


CNC Laser Operator Position Requirements


  • Experience operating a CO2 laser/CNC cutting machine.
  • Ability to follow verbal and written instructions
  • Ability to inspect flat laser cut parts with basic inspection equipment.
  • Able to identify fabrication industry materials.
  • Ability to work well as a team member.
  • Understanding and support of the Company policies and procedures
  • Safety conscious behaviour.
  • Excellent attendance.
  • Counter-balance fork truck experience
  • Overhead crane experience


What the successful candidate will receive.


  • Competitive rates of pay available – negotiable depending on ability and experience.
  • Flexible working
  • Subsidised canteen