Maintenance Engineer - Anaerobic Digestion

Renewable Energy
£35000 - £40000 per annum + van & benefits
05-01-2022 05:03 PM

Maintenance Engineer - Anaerobic Digestion
Up to £40,000 + van, fuel card & benefits
Norfolk - Field based

We are currently working with one of the UK's leading companies within the renewable energy sector who specialise in Anaerobic Digestion & Biogas. They are currently recruiting for an electrically biased or multi-skilled Maintenance Engineer to join their team, covering a number of plants within the Norfolk area.

Roles & Responsibilities
Reporting to the Regional Maintenance Supervisor, as a Maintenance Engineer, you will be responsible for:

  • Performing mechanical & electrical maintenance on a portfolio of anaerobic digestion plants across Norfolk
  • Conducting planned & preventative maintenance (PPM)
  • Maintaining & servicing a range of plant such as gearboxes, motors, stirrers, mixers, pumps and all other associated plant & pipework
  • SCADA and PLC control system fault-finding and diagnostics
  • Ensuring spares and parts are readily ordered and maintain control of costs
  • Ensuring compliance with all Health, Safety & Environmental (HSE) requirements.
  • Other duties as required

Skills & Qualifications
We are looking for someone with the following:

  • A relevant engineering qualification such as degree / HNC / HND / apprenticeship / NVQ / City & Guilds
  • Electrical engineering qualification & experience
  • Experience in either anaerobic digestion or in a similar process plant environment
  • Experience of PLC fault finding would be ideal
  • A full UK driving licence is essential as this is a field-based position covering sites across Norfolk & occasionally further afield if required.

Salary & Package
What's on offer for this exciting role:

  • Competitive salary of up to £40,000 depending on experience
  • Company van & fuel card
  • 25 days holiday (plus BH)
  • Private medical
  • Pension scheme

How to apply?
If you are interested in this position, please send a CV and Cover Letter to or ring 02392 288 284 and ask to speak to Kyle Shinn who can tell you more.

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