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Commissioning Shift Team Leader - Energy from Waste

Slough, Berkshire

Up to £57000.00 per annum


Sector: Power

Posted: 07/11/2023

Ref: BBBH23587_1699378580

Commissioning Shift Team Leader
Up to £57,000 + car allowance + benefits
About the role:
Astute's Power team is partnering with a leading EPC Power company to recruit a Commissioning Shift Team Leader to join a EfW project in Slough.

The Commissioning Shift Team Leader will be on a package of circa £57,000 per annum.

If you're an experienced Shift Team Leader who has worked on Energy from Waste projects, managed a team of operators and gained commissioning experience, please apply.
Responsibilities and duties:
Reporting to the Commissioning Manager will be responsible for:
  • Leading a team of operators, assisting, and mentoring them on the safe and efficient commissioning of the power station.
  • Responsible for preparing and issuing permits to work.
  • Updating and maintaining shift logs and maintenance regimes.
  • Independently operating, monitoring, and maintaining systems, in the control room and out of site.
  • Liaising with other project team leaders, including Commissioning Manager, and keeping them informed of all site related activities.
  • Carrying out training with the client personnel.
Professional qualifications:
We are looking for someone with the following:
  • Engineering qualification such as NVQ Level 3 / HNC / HND or similar
  • At least 2 years' experience working within an Energy from Waste Power Station in a similar position.
  • Experience managing a shift team, mentoring the Operators, and taking overall responsibility for the safe and efficient operations of the plant.
  • An experience Senior Authorised Person, who can carry write Permits to Work and apply electrical isolations.
  • Any experience working on a commissioning site / alongside a commissioning team would be hugely beneficial.
  • Knowledge of Health and Safety system, an IOSH qualification would be ideal but is not essential.
Personal skills:
The Commissioning STL role would suit someone who is:
  • Solution oriented, with strong communication skills.
  • Able to work alone or as part of a team.
  • Able to relocate to Slough and work shifts including nights.
Salary and benefits of the role:
  • Base salary of up to £57,000
  • Car allowance of up to £6,000
  • Bonus of up to 8.5%
How to apply?

To apply for this opportunity simply send a copy of your up-to-date CV and covering letter to or call 02392 288212 to speak to Ruth Winter 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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