Maintenance Shift Fitter - Anaerobic Digestion

Barking and Dagenham
Renewable Energy
£40000 - £42700 per annum + Pension, holiday
31-07-2022 02:01 PM

Maintenance Fitter - Anaerobic Digestion


£40,000 to £42,700 DOE + benefits

4 on 4 off shift pattern


Astute are working with one of the market leaders in Food waste recycling through the Anaerobic Digestion process. We are looking for an experienced Maintenance Fitter, ideally located in or around the Dagenham area, to support with the operations and maintenance of all processes and equipment within the AD plant.

Roles & Responsibilities

Reporting directly to the Engineering Manager, as a Maintenance Fitter, you will be responsible for:

  • To install and maintain equipment ensuring minimum downtime
  • Risk assessing all jobs before works begin
  • Complete all logs and job sheets as required
  • Adhere to all Health and Safety Regulations
  • Identifying training needs relevant to the job and participating in any training and development as required
  • Other duties as required

Skills & Qualifications

We are looking for someone with the following:

  • Mechanical Engineering degree or equivalent qualification
  • Extensive Mechanical experience working in a continuous process environment
  • Familiarity with general factory maintenance practices
  • Prior experience in mechanical breakdowns
  • Be able to work to and meet deadlines
  • Previous experience working within AD is an advantage

Salary & Package

What's on offer for this exciting role:

  • Competitive salary of £40,000 to £42,700 depending on experience
  • Holiday pay and pension
  • Healthcare

How to Apply
If you are interested in this position, please send a CV and Cover Letter to or ring 07441390252 and ask to speak to Aaron Rayner who can tell you more.

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. Astute is also committed to the government's Disability Confident Employer initiative. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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