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Engineering & Maintenance Manager - CHP Power Station


+ Company benefits


Sector: Power

Posted: 18/10/2023

Ref: BBBH23767_1697623931

Engineering and Maintenance Manager - CHP
Fellside, Cumbria
Competitive Salary + Benefits
About the role:
Astute are looking for an E&M Manager who will be reporting to the Plant Manager on a Combined Heat and Power facility in Cumbria. Comprised of three GE Frame 6B Gas Turbines and a single 68MW Steam Turbine, the plant provides power to the National Grid as well as steam to the Nuclear facilities of Sellafield.

Reporting to the Plant Manager you will be responsible for the providing engineering support on site together with managing, training and developing a team of multi-skilled engineers and technicians who are responsible for maintain
Responsibilities and duties:
Reporting to the Plant Manager you will be responsible for:
  • Managing, training and developing a team of multi skilled engineers and technicians responsible for maintaining all plant equipment to the highest of standards to ensure maximum availability.
  • Liaising with the Plant Manager and site engineers for the purpose of plant improvement / modification / upgrade work
  • Acting as the Appointed Person E&M on site, and carrying out the associated tasks.
  • Planning and managing plant outages
  • Implementing a new CMMS system
Professional qualifications:
We are looking for someone with the following:
  • Supervisory or management experience in a Maintenance/Engineering in a heavy process environment. This can include EFW, biomass, CCGT, refinery, steel works, paper mill etc.
  • A degree in relevant engineering discipline
  • Fundamental knowledge of Mechanical and Electrical engineering compliance and legislation. ATEX, DSEAR etc.
  • And IOSH/NEBOSH or similar safety qualification would be desirable
Personal skills:
The E&M Manager role would suit someone who is:
  • Organised and conscientious
  • Great communication skills
  • Great people manager
Salary and benefits of the E&M Manager role:
  • Competitive Salary
  • Excellent pension contributions
  • Prestigious company
How to apply?

To apply for this opportunity simply send a copy of your up-to-date CV and covering letter to or call 02393 910 038 to speak to Emily Lobacz 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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