Plant Operator - Renewable Energy

  • Location

    Leeds, West Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Renewable Energy

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  • Salary:

    £30000 - £32000 per annum + Company Benefits

  • Contact:

    Kyle Shinn

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

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Plant Operator - Renewable Energy
Up to £32,000 + Benefits
Leeds, Yorkshire

We're currently seeking a Plant Operator / Operations Technician to work on a state-of-the-art renewable energy process plant which is based in the Leeds area. This will be a varied role where you'll be responsible for process operations, first line maintenance, along with deputising for the Team Leader when they're not on site.

As a Plant Operator, you will be responsible for:

  • Monitoring & controlling the process plant from the control room using SCADA systems.
  • Conducting plant checks & inspections, along with responding to any alarms, carrying out fault finding & first line maintenance (on pumps, gearboxes, conveyors etc.).
  • Operating mobile plant on site as required such as telehandlers & forklifts.
  • Deputising for the Team Leader when required.
  • Ensuring adherence with health & safety at all times.
  • Other duties as required.

In order to considered for this role, you will need to have experience in a Plant Operator role using SCADA systems or other similar process control systems. You should also possess a good technical understanding & be able to conduct first line maintenance activities. This position will be well suited to someone with a background working in a process plant environment such as in the water treatment, renewable energy, power generation, chemical or waste management sectors.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a company working within the fast-growing renewable energy sector! They're offering a competitive salary of up to £32,000 depending on experience & you'll be required to work as part of a shift pattern.

If you wold like to apply for this Plant Operator role, then please send a copy of your CV through to kshinn@astutetechnical.co.uk or call Kyle Shinn on 02392 288 284 for more information.

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