Day Operator - New Gasification Power Station

Day Operator - New Gasification Power Station

Job Title: Day Operator - New Gasification Power Station
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire
Salary: Up to £21000 per annum + benefits
Reference: BH12387_1550485903
Contact Name: Jane Walsh
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 18, 2019 10:31

Job Description

Day Operator - New Gasification Power Plant


Up to £20,000 + Benefits


Astute Technical Recruitment are working with an international market leader within the Engineering industry who have recently moved into the Energy from Waste sector.

We are looking for a Day Operator to join the Operations Team for their new Gasification Power Plant, located in Hertfordshire.

Roles & Responsibilities

Reporting directly to the Shift Team Leader, as Day Operator, you will be responsible for:

  • Operating yellow plant including fork lift trucks, tele-handlers and front loading shovels
  • Ensuring a constant availability of fuel to be processed
  • Managing the deliveries of fuel to the site
  • Quality checks and sampling of the delivered wood fuel
  • Assist in the delivery of chemicals and loading of ash when necessary

Skills & Qualifications

We are looking for someone with the following:

  • Experience in operating a variety of mobile plant including forklift truck, telehandlers, yellow plant etc
  • Experience in an industry such as waste, energy from waste, biomass or aggregate
  • Health and Safety or First Aid training is desirable
  • A flexible approach to working hours and ability to work shifts when necessary
  • The ability to work in a changing, fast paced environment

Salary & Package

What's on offer for this exciting role:

  • Competitive Salary up to £20,000
  • Benefits package
  • Opportunity to join a new build Gasification Power Plant

If you are interested in this position, please send a CV and Cover Letter to or ring 02393 910039 and ask to speak to Jane Walsh who can tell you more.

Astute Technical is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.