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Steam Boiler Technical Operator

Stowmarket, Suffolk



Sector: Power

Posted: 09/11/2023

Ref: BBBH23958_1699552519

Boiler Operator - Biomass
Astute Technical Recruitment are working with a leading energy company within in the Biomass sector. They are currently recruiting for a Boiler Operator to join their team and be responsible for the operations and maintenance of a Biomass boiler based in Suffolk.
Roles & Responsibilities
Reporting to the Site Manager you will be responsible for:
  • The safe and efficient operations of the plant which includes a biomass boiler and auxiliary plant.
  • Carrying out first-line maintenance on equipment on site
  • Daily and weekly checks on all steam raising and associated systems
  • Ensuring adherence with Health and Safety at all times
  • Writing risks assessments and method statements
  • Completing service reports & all other required paperwork
  • Working a shift pattern to ensure 7-days a week presence of the team on site
Skills & Qualifications
We are looking for someone with the following:
  • A time-serviced apprentice or equivalent in relevant engineering discipline would be ideal
  • Experience within a similar environment, working on steam raising plant as an operator such as; power generation, chemical plants, CHP plants, Marine Engineering etc.
  • A BOAS qualification is highly desirable
  • Royal Navy Marine Engineering with watch-keeping experience will also be considered.
Salary & Package
What's on offer for this exciting role:
  • A competitive salary
  • An operations role on a days rota
  • An opportunity to join a leading organisation with progression opportunities.
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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