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Maintenance Manager - New Energy from Waste Power Station

East Rockingham, Western Australia

Bonus + Relocation (family)


Sector: Power

Posted: 20/11/2023

Ref: BBBH23989_1700470181

Maintenance Manager - Brand new Energy from Waste Power Station
Perth, Western Australia
Competitive Basic Salary+ 11% Pension (non-contributory) + Bonus + Relocation Assistance (including flights, visas for family and storage container)
About the role:
Astute's Power Team is partnered with a global Waste Management company, who operate a large number of Energy from Waste Power Stations, sector to a Maintenance Manager for their brand new Energy from Waste Power Station in Perth, Western Australia. This Power Station will process 300,000 tons of waste per annum which will export c.30MW of electricity to the grid.

The integral Maintenance Manager role comes with a competitive basic salary + 11% non-contributory pension + Bonus + relocation Assistance (including flights, family visa costs and storage container)

If you're an Engineering/Maintenance Manager, or an Engineer with significant outage planning experience looking to progress and are looking to work for an organisation that puts integrity and people at the forefront of everything it does, then upload your CV to apply today.
Responsibilities and duties:
Reporting to the Plant Manager you will:
  • Managing, training, and developing a team of multi skilled engineers and technicians responsible for maintaining all plant equipment to the highest of standards to ensure maximum availability.
  • Ensuring all maintenance works is complying with the company's HSE regulations as well as the environmental legislation
  • Liaising with the Operations Manager and site Engineers for the purpose of plant improvement / modification / upgrade work
  • Oversee the management and continuous development of the Computerised Maintenance Management System (CMMS)
  • Planning and managing plant outages.
  • Managing the maintenance department's budget.
  • Participate in the management 'standby' rota during times of emergency requiring presence on site
Professional qualifications and experience
We are looking for someone with the following:
  • An engineering qualification such as an HND/HNC in a relevant engineering discipline such as mechanical, electrical, C&I, etc.
  • Supervisory or management experience in a Maintenance/Engineering role on a power station or similar heavy process environment. This can include EFW, biomass, CCGT, refinery, steel works, paper mill etc.
  • Strong knowledge of pressure systems safety regulations (PSSR), rotating plant and boilers
  • Knowledge of environmental permits, H&S issues and safe working environments
  • Experience of managing engineering/maintenance budgets
Personal skills:
The Engineering Manager role would suit someone who is:
  • Motivational and can inspire the workforce to drive a positive culture
  • Excellent negotiation skills
Salary and benefits of the Engineering & Maintenance Manager role:
  • Competitive Basic Salary
  • Bonus
  • 11% non-contributory pension
  • Relocation assistance covering flights, visas and storage container (including the family)
  • Excellent company benefits
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 288 282 to speak to Arjun Patel 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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