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Plant/Site Operative - Anaerobic Digestion

Chertsey, Surrey

Up to £33500.00 per annum + Pension, callout payments


Sector: Renewable Energy

Posted: 26/10/2023

Ref: BBBH23161_1698328990

Plant/Site Operative - Anaerobic Digestion
Salary £33,500 plus benefits
About the role:

Astute's Renewables team is partnering with one of the leading renewable energy providers, who own and run a portfolio of anaerobic digestion plants. They are looking to recruit an Operative for their site in Chertsey.

The Plant/Site Operative plays a vital part in ensuring the site is run correctly and high standards of health & safety are maintained. The role comes with a salary of £33,500 + overtime, callout payments and excellent benefits package.

If you have a background working in anaerobic digestion or a similar processing environment and are looking to work for an organisation that is passionate about renewable energy, then upload your CV to today.
Responsibilities and duties:
Reporting to the Plant Manager, you will:
  • Support with the day to day running of the anaerobic digestion plant
  • Carrying out basic first line maintenance, such as isolating and changing pumps
  • Operating mobile plant, such as a telehandler or loading shovel
  • Take part in the on-call rota
  • Monitoring the pant via the SCADA
  • Keeping the site clean and tidy
  • Maintaining high levels of health & safety
  • Other duties as required
Professional qualifications:
We are looking for someone with the following:
  • Telehandler experience is desired
  • Engineering qualification/certificate is desired
Personal skills:
The Operator role would suit someone who is:
  • Previous operator experience in a similar processing environment
  • Mobile plant experience
  • First line maintenance experience
  • Agricultural experience is highly desired
  • Great work ethic

Salary and benefits of the Operator role:
  • Basic salary of £33,500
  • Overtime and callout payments
  • Pension
  • Holiday pay
  • Other benefits discussed at interview
How to apply?

To apply for this opportunity simply send a copy of your up-to-date CV and covering letter to or call 07441391775 to speak to Sue Greeff 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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