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Shift Team Leader - Energy from Waste Power Station

Croydon, London

Up to £69157 per annum + Bonus + Overtime


Sector: Power

Posted: 23/10/2023

Ref: BBBH23835_1698073635

Shift Team Leader - Energy from Waste Power Station
Croydon, South London
£69,157 + Bonus + Overtime + Benefits
About the role:
Astute's Power Team is partnered with a market leading Energy company to recruit a Shift Team Leader for their Energy from Waste Power Station in Croydon South London. The Power Station exports over 22MV of electricity to the National Grid which is enough to power over 30,000 homes.

The pivotal Shift Team Leader role comes with a salary of salary of £58,557 + £5,906 Shift Allowance + £4,964 London Weighting Allowance + up to 10% Bonus + Overtime + Benefits.

If you're a Sfhit Team Leader, or an experienced Operations Technician, and are looking to work for an organisation that puts integrity and people at the forefront of everything it does then upload your CV to apply today.
Responsibilities and duties:
Reporting to the Operations Manager you will be:
  • Supervising shift teams to ensure the efficient maintenance and operation of the plant, organising shift cover when needed
  • Maximising waste input and energy production
  • Carrying out return to work meetings and discussing requirements to meet KPI's
  • Managing the sites safety systems including the permit to work system and acting as a HV Senior Authorised Person for the purpose of issuing permits, switching and carrying out isolations
  • Carrying out risk assessments and will be working closely with the management team to improve and minimise the impacts at the Energy from Waste Plant
  • Routine testing to ensure emergency safety and environmental procedures and recording information as required
The role will involve a call out rota which will be 1 in 6 weekends.
Professional qualifications:
We are looking for someone with the following:
  • A HNC or equivalent in a relevant engineering discipline will be ideal.
  • Senior Authorised Person status will be highly advantageous
  • A Health and Safety qualification such as IOSH/NEBOSH
Personal skills:
The Shift Team Leader role would suit someone who has:
  • At least 5 years' experience in an operational environment on a power station. This could be energy from waste, coal, CCGT, biomass, CHP or nuclear.
  • Excellent proven leadership skills
  • Thorough understanding of using Computerised Maintenance Management Systems
  • Good Knowledge of safe systems of work and health & safety within a power station or similar heavy process environment
Salary and benefits of the Shift Team Leader role:
  • Basic salary of £58,557
  • Shift allowance of £5,906
  • London Weighting allowance of £4,694
  • Overtime
  • Up to 10% Bonus
  • Company benefits
How to apply?

To apply for this opportunity simply send a copy of your up-to-date CV and covering letter to or dial 02392 288 282 to speak to Arjun Patel 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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