Assistant Plant Manager

Assistant Plant Manager

Job Title: Assistant Plant Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Stafford, Staffordshire
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Reference: BBBH10123_1487928105
Contact Name: Becki Wensley
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 24, 2017 09:21

Job Description

Assistant Plant Manager - Biogas

Salary - £25,000 - £30,000 DOE + Benefits

Location - Stafford

We are currently seeking an experienced Assistant Site/Plant Manager to work alongside and report into the Site Manager and assist in the Operations of an anaerobic digestion/biogas plant in Stafford. Our client provides technical operation and maintenance support to green gas plants throughout the UK and are looking for an enthusiastic Assistant Manager to join their team in Stafford.

Responsibilities as Assistant Site & Operations Manager:

  • Provide input in regards to the budget
  • Capex and replacement plant
  • Major repairs and maintenance
  • Performance and operational improvements
  • Ensure agreed targets and goals are achieve with maximum output and minimum downtime
  • Abide by and enforce health and safety regulations
  • Liaise with suppliers to arrange maintenance
  • Assist in maintaining feedstock records, feedstock mix parameters and feedstock feeding
  • Liaise with technical provider to ensure the best AD process is achieved
  • Implement improvement and development ideas

The ideal applicant will have:

  • A background in process sectors (anaerobic digestion/biogas/chemical plants/waste water etc.)
  • Possess strong IT skills
  • Have a willingness to train and develop within your own career
  • Have proven experience with man management such as a role as Team Leader/Supervisor etc.
  • Hold a formal qualification, ideally within a relevant engineering field
  • Capability to maintain and repair industrial plant

This position is offering a salary between £25,000-£30,000 depending on experience. it is based in Stafford and you should hold a full driving licence. This is a great opportunity to progress your career within renewable energy and develop your skill set.

If you or anyone you know are interested in applying for this position, please send an up to date CV to or speak to Becki Wensley for more information - 023 92 666 963.

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.