E&I Engineering Manager - Energy from Waste

E&I Engineering Manager - Energy from Waste

Job Title: E&I Engineering Manager - Energy from Waste
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: North London, London
Salary: Up to £60000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Reference: BBBH13905_1561540178
Contact Name: Daniel Grosvenor
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 26, 2019 10:09

Job Description

Electrical & Instrumentation Engineering Manager - Energy from Waste
North London
Salary up to £60,000 & Benefits (Pension, Bonus, Healthcare etc)


We're currently recruiting for an Electrical & Instrumentation Engineering Manager to join an Energy from Waste Power Station in the North London area.

Energy from Waste is currently one of the fastest growing sectors in the UK's power industry offering secure, lengthy and challenging careers with great opportunities for development. This plant is no exception. With exciting times ahead including some the development of a brand new Energy from Waste station, this could be the opportunity you're looking for.

Roles & Responsibilities

Reporting directly to the Head of the Energy Centre, as E&I Engineering Manager, you will be responsible for:

  • Identifying plant and process related problems and arranging manpower and materials to carry out necessary repairs, maintenance, installation and commissioning on all electrical and instrumentation plant
  • Develop CAPEX proposals, assist with the 3-5 year business strategy and manage department budget focusing on improving financial performance.
  • Implement new processes and oversee projects to improve plant efficiency and availability such as developing the control systems (PLC, SCADA and Network Systems)
  • Supervising the day to day work within the E&I department, providing technical support to all plant, equipment and personnel
  • Coordinating and supervising contractors in line with internal and external standards and legislation to ensure quality and safety controls
  • Carrying out risk assessments and method statements for maintenance tasks
  • When required, assisting in the design of appropriate equipment and solutions to electrical and instrumentation issues, including generating tender & specifications

Skills & Qualifications
We are looking for someone with the following:

  • Minimum HNC/HND in an Electrical/Electronic Engineering discipline
  • Experience working with control systems including PLC equipment (ideally Allen Bradley), AC drives, HV equipment and distribution systems.
  • Qualified HV SAP (Senior Authorised Person)
  • At least 5 years supervisory experience in electrical maintenance on a power station or other heavy process plants such as petrochemical, refinery, paper mill or pharmaceutical
  • Proven experience of managing a budget, writing strategy plans, negotiating with suppliers and producing reports
  • Detailed knowledge of Health and Safety legislation, guidance and systems

Salary & Package
What's on offer for this exciting role:

  • A competitive salary up to £60,000
  • Bonus opportunity
  • Excellent benefits package including pension & healthcare

If you are interested in this position, please send a CV and Cover Letter to or ring 02392 288 286 and ask to speak to Dan Grosvenor who can tell you more.

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