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Site Engineer - Anaerobic Digestion/Renewable Energy

Goole, East Riding of Yorkshire

£37000 - £38203.00 per annum + Life insurance, company pension


Sector: Renewable Energy

Posted: 17/11/2023

Ref: BBBH24013_1700221248

Site Engineer - Anaerobic Digestion/Renewable Energy
Salary from £37,000
Monday to Friday + on call rota
About the role:

Astute's Renewables team is working with a well-respected biogas company who own and operate a portfolio of anaerobic digestion plants. They are looking to recruit a Multiskilled Engineer for their site in Howden.

The Site Engineer is a vital role and will play a pivotal part in helping the site to run efficiently and minimise downtime. The role comes with a starting salary of £37,000 and benefits include a company pension, life insurance, health & wellbeing program, employee discounts and referral program.

If you're a Multiskilled Engineer and are looking to work for an established and growing business within the renewable energy sector, then upload your CV to apply today.
Responsibilities and duties:
Reporting to the Engineering Manage, you will be responsible for:
  • Planned maintenance tasks and recording corrective actions
  • Reacting to breakdowns and ensuring a quick response to minimise downtime
  • Carrying out repairs and maintenance on the plants assets, such as pumps, motors, gearboxes and valves
  • Be responsible for refurbishments and any new installations and fabrications work
  • Supervising contractors and ensuring safe systems of work (SSOW)
  • Completion of timely, accurate paperwork
  • Be part of an on call rota and occasionally work outside of normal working hours
  • Other duties as required
Professional qualifications:
We are looking for someone with the following:
  • A relevant Engineering qualification (electrical or Mechanical) and/or time served experience is essential
  • A level or equivalent in a STEM subject is desirable
  • WAMITAB is desirable
  • SAP qualified is desirable
Personal skills:
The Site Engineer role would suit someone who is:
  • Experienced working in anaerobic digestion or a similar processing environment
  • Ability to read and interpret all Engineering Drawings
  • Computer literate
  • Able to work at heights
  • Self-motivated and hardworking

Salary and benefits of the Site Engineer role:
  • Salary from £37,000 per year
  • Company pension
  • Life insurance
  • Health & wellbeing program
  • 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 07441390252 to speak to Aaron Rayner 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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