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Operations Technician - CCGT Power Station

Immingham, Lincolnshire

Up to £57054.00 per annum


Sector: Power

Posted: 09/11/2023

Ref: BBBH23957_1699552682

Operations Technician - CCGT Power Station
North Lincolnshire
Very competitive salary + private medical + bonus + benefits
About the role:
We're currently recruiting an Operations Technician to join a CCGT Power Station capable of producing around 1,300MW of power. As a Operations Technician you would typically be responsible for the safe & efficient operations of the power station.
Responsibilities and duties:
Reporting to the Shift Engineer you will:
  • The safe and efficient operation of the CCGT Power Station through monitoring of the DCS, HMI, CEMS (Continuous Emissions Monitoring) and associated systems.
  • Respond to plant variances and take necessary actions to maintain a safe operation of the station.
  • Conducting plant walk rounds / inspections and checks.
  • Carry out first line plant maintenance, inspections and basic level fault finding, reporting all works through the sites CMMS and Shift Supervisor.
  • Writing and amending operational processes / procedures as and when required.
  • Carrying out steam cycle analysis through sampling and dosing.
  • Maintain accurate records and schedules in line with plant operating data.
  • Carry out Senior Authorised Person duties
Professional qualifications:
We are looking for someone with the following:
  • A relevant technical qualification such as a NVQ/ONC/HNC/HND in an engineering discipline
  • Experience in operations and/or maintenance in a heavy process environmental involving steam raising such as CCGT, Energy from Waste, Biomass, Petrochemical, Refinery, Steelworks etc
  • Ideally, three years minimum experience on a working Power Station
  • Experience as a Senior Authorised Person on low-voltage and mechanical plant (essential - high voltage experience preferred)
  • Experience on Laboratory Analysis Equipment and techniques (desirable)
Personal skills:
The Operations Technician role would suit someone who has:
  • Flexible approach to work, with the ability to adapt quickly to new environments or changes within the job.
  • The ability to identify improvements and take initiatives to improve the business.
  • The ability to build strong working relationships, with both internal and external stakeholders.
  • Strong communication skills.
Salary and benefits of the Operations Technician role:
  • Basic salary of circa £38,000 - £57000
  • Shift allowance (circa £10,000)
  • Benefits package including private medical + bonus
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.

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