Graduate Mechanical Engineer

  • Location

    Ruthin, Denbighshire

  • Sector:

    Renewable Energy

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  • Salary:

    £20000 - £22000 per annum + Company Benefits

  • Contact:

    Kyle Shinn

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

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Graduate Mechanical Engineer

Up to £22,000 & benefits

Ruthin (North Wales)

We are currently seeking to recruit a degree qualified Mechanical Engineer / Engineering Graduate to become responsible for shift operation activities on a large CHP Power Plant in the Ruthin, Denbighshire area. Our client is in the Renewable Energy sector, & this opportunity is for a Graduate Mechanical Engineer to join their shift teams with full training on Operations.

As an engineer responsible for the operations of CHP plant, you will be responsible for:

  • Safe & Efficient operation of the CHP plant.
  • Using the SCADA control system from the control room (manages steam systems, boilers, gas turbines etc)
  • Monitoring daily safety & environmental performance ensuring operation within legal parameters.
  • Supporting Maintenance as required

To be considered for this position, you must be degree qualified in mechanical engineering (or equivalent experience) & any work experience in the energy sector / power generation sector, process or related industrial environment would be very advantageous. Knowledge of technologies related to steam, boilers, gas turbines would be ideal plus strong numeracy & report writing skills required.

You must be flexible regarding travel in North Wales - a full UK driving licence is essential, as is the right to work in the UK. You must also be able & willing to work day & night shifts as part of this role as site operates 24/7.

The package on offer for this position includes an attractive base salary in the range of c£22,000 plus company benefits including pension etc.

If you are interested in applying for this role, please email a copy of your latest CV to kshinn@astutetechnical.co.uk or call Kyle Shinn on 02392 288 284 .

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